Isaiah 2:11

“The lofty looks of man shall be humbled, and the haughtiness of men shall be bowed down, and the LORD alone shall be exalted in that day.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Isaiah 2:11

The loftie lookes of man shalbe humbled, and the hautines of men shalbe bowed downe: and the Lord alone shalbe exalted in that day.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The proud look of man will be abased And the loftiness of man will be humbled, And the LORD alone will be exalted in that day.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The lofty looks of man shall be brought low, and the haughtiness of men shall be bowed down, and Jehovah alone shall be exalted in that day.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The high looks of man will be put to shame, and the pride of men will be made low, and only the Lord will be lifted up in that day.
- Basic English Bible

The lofty eyes of man shall be brought low, and the haughtiness of men shall be bowed down, and Jehovah alone shall be exalted in that day.
- Darby Bible

The lofty looks of man shall be humbled, and the haughtiness of men shall be abased, and the LORD alone shall be exalted in that day.
- Webster's Bible

The lofty looks of man will be brought low, the haughtiness of men will be bowed down, and Yahweh alone will be exalted in that day.
- World English Bible

The haughty eyes of man have been humbled, And bowed down hath been the loftiness of men, And set on high hath Jehovah alone been in that day.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The lofty looks of man shall be brought low, and the haughtiness of men shall be bowed down, and the LORD alone shall be exalted in that day.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Isaiah 2:11

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 2:11


2:9 The great man - Men of all ranks fall down and worship idols.

2:10 Enter - Such calamities are coming upon you, that you will be ready to hide yourselves in rocks and caves of the earth, for fear of the glorious and terrible judgments of God.

2:12 The day - The time of God's taking vengeance upon sinners.

2:13 The cedars - The cedars and oaks on the mountains shall be either thrown down by furious winds or earthquakes, or torn in pieces by thunder and lightning; and the stately houses built with cedars and oaks, shall be destroyed.


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