Isaiah 34:8

“For it is the day of the LORD'S vengeance, and the year of recompences for the controversy of Zion.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For it is the day of the Lords vengeance, and the yeere of recompences for the controuersie of Zion.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For the LORD has a day of vengeance, A year of recompense for the cause of Zion.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For Jehovah hath a day of vengeance, a year of recompense for the cause of Zion.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For it is the day of the Lord's punishment, when he gives payment for the wrongs done to Zion.
- Basic English Bible

For it is the day of Jehovah's vengeance, the year of recompenses for the controversy of Zion.
- Darby Bible

For it is the day of the LORD'S vengeance, and the year of recompenses for the controversy of Zion.
- Webster's Bible

For Yahweh has a day of vengeance, a year of recompense for the cause of Zion.
- World English Bible

(For a day of vengeance [is] to Jehovah, A year of recompences for Zion's strife,)
- Youngs Literal Bible

For the LORD hath a day of vengeance, a year of recompense for the controversy of Zion.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 34:8


34:8 For - This is the time which God hath fixed, to avenge the cause of his persecuted people.


Discussion for Isaiah 34

  • Felicia
    To Ova
    God is here saying through Isaiah that He has assigned the land of this particular nation to be occupied by the beasts of the forest as their portion and their dwelling place He has marked land out as a surveyor does. The beasts are those referred to in the previous verses.
  • William
    ok verses 11 - 14 are not about demons this whole chapter is a prophecy foretelling what will happen to this world in the end . How all the kingdoms of earth will be utterly destroyed and left desolate . a habitation for different animals to gather and nest just as they do when any dwelling place is abandoned.
  • Ova
    pls explain verse 17
  • Stephen F. Zielski
    PARADOX ! RESTORE ! RESTORE ! RESTORE AND BRING THY HOLY AND MIGHTY WORD TO PASS OH LORD GOD OF ISRAEL ZION GLORY AMEN AND AMEN INDEED ! SHALOM !
  • Sekasana
    verses from 11-14 means demons,evil hapits,diseases ,hostilities .disastars,terorr and other evils haunting individuals and communies and nations.
  • what do they mean that non shall lack a mate?

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