Isaiah 24:3

“The land shall be utterly emptied, and utterly spoiled: for the LORD hath spoken this word.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Isaiah 24:3

The land shall be vtterly emptied, and vtterly spoiled: for the Lord hath spoken this word.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The earth will be completely laid waste and completely despoiled, for the LORD has spoken this word.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The earth shall be utterly emptied, and utterly laid waste; for Jehovah hath spoken this word.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The earth will be completely waste and without men; for this is the word of the Lord.
- Basic English Bible

The land shall be utterly emptied, and utterly spoiled; for Jehovah hath spoken this word.
- Darby Bible

The land shall be utterly emptied, and utterly spoiled: for the LORD hath spoken this word.
- Webster's Bible

The earth will be utterly emptied and utterly laid waste; for Yahweh has spoken this word.
- World English Bible

Utterly emptied is the land, and utterly spoiled, For Jehovah hath spoken this word:
- Youngs Literal Bible

The earth shall be utterly emptied, and clean despoiled; for the LORD hath spoken this word.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Isaiah 24:3

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 24:3


24:1 The land - Of Canaan. Waste - He will shortly make it waste, first by the Assyrians, and then by the Chaldeans. Turneth - Brings it into great disorder and confusion.

24:2 It shall be - The approaching calamity shall be universal, without any distinction of persons or ranks; the priests themselves having been partakers of the peoples sins, shall also partake with them in their plagues. The seller - The purchaser of lands shall have no more left than he that hath sold all his patrimony; and all persons shall be made equal in beggary and slavery.

24:4 The world - The land of Judea. The majesty - Not only common people, but the high and lofty ones.

24:5 Defiled - By the wickedness of its people. The laws - The laws of God. Ordinance - God's ordinances concerning his worship and service; the singular being put for the plural. Covenant - The covenant made between God and Abraham, and all his posterity, which was everlasting, both on God's part, who, upon the conditions therein expressed, engaged himself to be a God to them and to their seed forever; and on Israel's part, who were obliged thereby to constant and perpetual obedience thro' all generations.


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