Isaiah 40:16

“And Lebanon is not sufficient to burn, nor the beasts thereof sufficient for a burnt offering.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Lebanon is not sufficient to burne, nor the beasts thereof sufficient for a burnt offring.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Even Lebanon is not enough to burn, Nor its beasts enough for a burnt offering.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Lebanon is not sufficient to burn, nor the beasts thereof sufficient for a burnt-offering.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Lebanon is not enough to make a fire with, or all its cattle enough for a burned offering.
- Basic English Bible

And Lebanon is not sufficient to burn, nor the beasts thereof sufficient for a burnt-offering.
- Darby Bible

And Lebanon is not sufficient to burn, nor the beasts of it sufficient for a burnt-offering.
- Webster's Bible

Lebanon is not sufficient to burn, nor its animals sufficient for a burnt offering.
- World English Bible

And Lebanon is not sufficient to burn, Nor its beasts sufficient for a burnt-offering.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Lebanon is not sufficient fuel, nor the beasts thereof sufficient for burnt-offerings.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 40:16


40:16 Lebanon - If men were to offer a sacrifice agreeable to his infinite excellency, the whole forest of Lebanon could not afford either a sufficient number of beasts to be sacrificed: or, a sufficient quantity of wood to consume the sacrifice.


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