Isaiah 54:12

“And I will make thy windowes of Agates, and thy gates of Carbuncles, and all thy borders of pleasant stones.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




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Other Translations

And I will make thy windows of agates, and thy gates of carbuncles, and all thy borders of pleasant stones.
- King James Version

"Moreover, I will make your battlements of rubies, And your gates of crystal, And your entire wall of precious stones.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And I will make thy pinnacles of rubies, and thy gates of carbuncles, and all thy border of precious stones.
- American Standard Version (1901)

I will make your towers of rubies, and your doors of carbuncles, and the wall round you will be of all sorts of beautiful stones.
- Basic English Bible

and I will make thy battlements of rubies, and thy gates of carbuncles, and all thy borders of precious stones.
- Darby Bible

And I will make thy windows of agates, and thy gates of carbuncles, and all thy borders of pleasant stones.
- Webster's Bible

I will make your pinnacles of rubies, and your gates of sparkling jewels, and all your walls of precious stones.
- World English Bible

And have made of agate thy pinnacles, And thy gates of carbuncle stones, And all thy border of stones of delight,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And I will make thy pinnacles of rubies, and thy gates of carbuncles, and all thy border of precious stones.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 54:12


54:12 Agates - The proper signification of the Hebrew names of precious stones is unknown to the Jews themselves. It may suffice us to know that this was some very clear and transparent, and precious stone. Thy borders - The utmost parts or walls.


Discussion for Isaiah 54

  • BSP
    Verse 10~Jehovah God's loyalty is unshakeable. Nothing can make him abandon his loyal servants.
  • Gary Olsen
    In 54:1, those who are barren did not bring forth fruit unto God. In verse 5, he is the husband of his people but they were unfaithful to him when they worshiped other gods. They didn't bear children unto him meaning they were unfruitful in their lack of faith toward him. The children of the desolate are the fruit of idolatry. For those who practice idolatry, the fruit they bear is emptiness.
  • Bruce
    David: Where did You Get this Information. The Hebrew Words Used Maker or Husband Are Singular. No Where in The Concordance Does it Suggest Plural. It's Plural when You Add s
  • David
    With verse 5, the hebrew uses the plural form of Maker and Husband, which renders it to be Makers and Husbands. Why did Isaiah refer to God by these plural nouns?
  • Bless
    verse 17, showes that as long as we are righteous and doing the right thing, that no weapon form against us that will prosper,that is the heritage of the servant of the Most high God,
    Verse 15, promises us that there gathering is in vein, their(enemies) plans will not succeed as long as we are with God
  • Isaiah Muturi
    This strenghed my faith in that with God no evil can be directed unto me.Through Jesus christ,all the curses has been broken.I will nolonger be subjected to wirchcraft.

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