Isaiah 28:6

“And for a spirit of judgment to him that sitteth in judgment, and for strength to them that turn the battle to the gate.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And for a spirit of iudgement to him that sitteth in iudgement, and for strength to them that turne the battell to the gate.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

A spirit of justice for him who sits in judgment, A strength to those who repel the onslaught at the gate.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and a spirit of justice to him that sitteth in judgment, and strength to them that turn back the battle at the gate.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And a spirit of wisdom to the judge, and strength to those who keep back the attackers at the door of the town.
- Basic English Bible

and for a spirit of judgment to him that sitteth in judgment, and for strength to them that turn the battle to the gate.
- Darby Bible

And for a spirit of judgment to him that sitteth in judgment, and for strength to them that turn the battle to the gate.
- Webster's Bible

and a spirit of justice to him who sits in judgment, and strength to those who turn back the battle at the gate.
- World English Bible

And for a spirit of judgment To him who is sitting in the judgment, And for might [to] those turning back the battle to the gate.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And for a spirit of judgment to him that sitteth in judgment, and for strength to them that turn back the battle at the gate.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 28:6


28:6 To them - Who not only drive their enemies from their land, but pursue them into their own lands, and besiege them in their own cities.


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