Isaiah 14:32

“What shall one then answer the messengers of the nation? That the LORD hath founded Zion, and the poor of his people shall trust in it.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

What shall one then answere the messengers of the nation? that the Lord hath founded Zion, and the poore of his people shall trust in it.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"How then will one answer the messengers of the nation? That the LORD has founded Zion, And the afflicted of His people will seek refuge in it."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

What then shall one answer the messengers of the nation? That Jehovah hath founded Zion, and in her shall the afflicted of his people take refuge.
- American Standard Version (1901)

What answer, then, will my people give to the representatives of the nation? That the Lord is the builder of Zion, and she will be a safe place for the poor of his people.
- Basic English Bible

And what shall be answered to the messengers of the nation? That Jehovah hath founded Zion, and the afflicted of his people find refuge in it.
- Darby Bible

What shall one then answer the messengers of the nation? That the LORD hath founded Zion, and the poor of his people shall trust in it.
- Webster's Bible

What will they answer the messengers of the nation? That Yahweh has founded Zion, and in her the afflicted of his people will take refuge.
- World English Bible

And what doth one answer the messengers of a nation? `That Jehovah hath founded Zion, And in it do the poor of His people trust!'
- Youngs Literal Bible

What then shall one answer the messengers of the nation? That the LORD hath founded Zion, and in her shall the afflicted of His people take refuge.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 14:32


14:32 What - What shall a Jew say to the people of other nations, who shall enquire concerning the state of Zion, when not only the Philistines, but even the Jews themselves, shall fall by the hands of the same enemy? That - They shall give them this answer, That although Zion at present be in a very distressed condition, yet she stands upon a firm foundation, and God who first founded her, will restore her, and his poor despised people shall resort to her, as to a strong refuge.


Discussion for Isaiah 14:32

  • What shall one then answer the messengers of the nation? that the Lord hath founded Zion, and the poor of his people shall trust in it.

    This is my dream to return to my resting place and birth were jesus walked and talked and lived

    My name is Zion Jarrett thats the name god gave to me when i was in church the children called me Zion i have never looked back and said no way i accepted his calling i am very happy i did thank you so much for the meany comments

    Zion

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