Isaiah 32:8

“But the liberal deviseth liberal things; and by liberal things shall he stand.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Isaiah 32:8

But the liberall deuiseth liberall things, and by liberall things shall hee stand.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But the noble man devises noble plans; And by noble plans he stands.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But the noble deviseth noble things; and in noble things shall he continue.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But the noble-hearted man has noble purposes, and by these he will be guided.
- Basic English Bible

But the noble deviseth noble things; and to noble things doth he stand.
- Darby Bible

But the liberal deviseth liberal things; and by liberal things shall he stand.
- Webster's Bible

But the noble devises noble things; and he will continue in noble things.
- World English Bible

And the noble counselled noble things, And he for noble things riseth up.
- Youngs Literal Bible

But the liberal deviseth liberal things; and by liberal things shall he stand.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Isaiah 32:8

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 32:8


32:6 Villainy - Men shall no longer be miscalled; for every one will discover what he is by his words and actions. Will work - He will, from time to time, be advising wickedness, that he may execute it when he hath opportunity. To practise - To do bad things, tho' with a pretence of religion and justice. To utter - To pass unjust sentence, directly contrary to the command of God. Cause the drink - Whereby they take away the bread and the drink of the poor.

32:7 Lying words - With false and unrighteous decrees. Even - When their cause is just and good.

32:9 Ye - That indulge yourselves in idleness and luxury. Careless - Who are insensible of your sin and danger.

32:10 The vintage shall fail - During the time of the Assyrian invasion. The gathering - Of the other fruits of the earth.


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