Isaiah 28:12

“To whom he said, This is the rest wherewith ye may cause the weary to rest; and this is the refreshing: yet they would not hear.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Isaiah 28:12

To whom he said, This is the rest wherwith ye may cause the weary to rest, and this is the refreshing, yet they would not heare.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He who said to them, "Here is rest, give rest to the weary, And, "Here is repose," but they would not listen."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

to whom he said, This is the rest, give ye rest to him that is weary; and this is the refreshing: yet they would not hear.
- American Standard Version (1901)

To whom he said, This is the rest, give rest to him who is tired; and by this you may get new strength; but they would not give ear.
- Basic English Bible

to whom he said, This is the rest: cause the weary to rest; and this is the refreshing. But they would not hear.
- Darby Bible

To whom he said, This is the rest with which ye may cause the weary to rest; and this is the refreshing: yet they would not hear.
- Webster's Bible

to whom he said, "This is the resting place. Give rest to weary;" and "This is the refreshing;" yet they would not hear.
- World English Bible

Unto whom He hath said, `This [is] the rest, give ye rest to the weary, And this -- the refreshing:' And they have not been willing to hear,
- Youngs Literal Bible

To whom it was said: 'This is the rest, give ye rest to the weary; and this is the refreshing'; yet they would not hear.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Isaiah 28:12

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 28:12


28:12 This - This doctrine. The rest - The only way, in which you will find rest.


Discussion for Isaiah 28:12

  • Jeff dixon on Isaiah 28:12
    In short it means literally what happened in chapter 2 8 10 19 book of Acts
  • Godfrey on Isaiah 28:12
    This verse came to me after my receiving the Holy Spirit. On asking Him to come in I was floored and stay in this position of rest and refreshing for hours worshipping and praising Him in foreign tongues, and if 'cloud 9' means anything, I was there till I fell asleep that eve. Truly, this was Devine as it was outside myself, but it was a true rest and refreshing from God through Spirit. How can I but believe this scripture refers ...!


 

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