Isaiah 27:4

“Fury is not in me: who would set the briers and thorns against me in battle? I would go through them, I would burn them together.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Isaiah 27:4

Furie is not in mee: who would set the briars and thornes against me in battell? I would goe through them, I would burne them together.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"I have no wrath. Should someone give Me briars {and} thorns in battle, {Then} I would step on them, I would burn them completely.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Wrath is not in me: would that the briers and thorns were against me in battle! I would march upon them, I would burn them together.
- American Standard Version (1901)

My passion is over: if the thorns were fighting against me, I would make an attack on them, and they would be burned up together.
- Basic English Bible

Fury is not in me. Oh that I had briars [and] thorns in battle against me! I would march against them, I would burn them together.
- Darby Bible

Fury is not in me: who would set the briers and thorns against me in battle? I would go through them, I would burn them together.
- Webster's Bible

Wrath is not in me, but if I should find briers and thorns, I would do battle! I would march on them and I would burn them together.
- World English Bible

Fury is not in Me; Who giveth Me a brier -- a thorn in battle? I step into it, I burn it at once.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Fury is not in Me; would that I were as the briers and thorns in flame! I would with one step burn it altogether.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Isaiah 27:4

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 27:4


27:2 In that day - When this enemy shall be destroyed. A vineyard - My church and people, of red wine, of the choicest and best wine, which in those parts was red.

27:3 I keep it - I will protect my church from all her enemies, and supply her with all necessary provisions.

27:5 Or - Or if at any time fury seem to be in me against my people. Let him - My people. Take hold - Which he may by humble prayer not only restrain from doing him hurt, but engage to do him good.

27:6 Take root - To be firmly settled in their possessions. Fruit - Their posterity shall seek habitations in other countries, and replenish them with people. But this seems to be understood of the spiritual seed of Jacob.


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