Isaiah 40:30

“Even the youths shall faint and be weary, and the young men shall utterly fall:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Euen the youths shall faint, and be weary, and the yong men shall vtterly fall.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Though youths grow weary and tired, And vigorous young men stumble badly,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Even the youths shall faint and be weary, and the young men shall utterly fall:
- American Standard Version (1901)

Even the young men will become feeble and tired, and the best of them will come to the end of his strength;
- Basic English Bible

Even the youths shall faint and shall tire, and the young men shall stumble and fall;
- Darby Bible

Even the youths shall faint and be weary, and the young men shall utterly fall:
- Webster's Bible

Even the youths faint and get weary, and the young men utterly fall;
- World English Bible

Even youths are wearied and fatigued, And young men utterly stumble,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Even the youths shall faint and be weary, and the young men shall utterly fall;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 40:30


40:30 The youths - The youngest and strongest men, left to themselves.


Discussion for Isaiah 40

  • BSP
    Verse 8: Some have tried to destroy God's Word throughout the centuries, but this verse shows that God's Word endures forever.
  • BSP
    Verse 15 shows that no matter how great and mighty a nation may be, they amount to a "drop of a bucket" in his eyes.
  • Sharon Goggins
    Isaiah Chapter 40 know that God is the creator of all thing he sit high and look down low and intercedes on our behalf. If you ever need God remember to cry out with your whole heart and he will respond with his Mighty power to do what we cannot do in our own strength .Before the foundation of the world Gen1 He did not need us then and he surely does not need us now. No one instruction and advise.
  • Isaiah 40:27
    Pliz u people, stop complain about Gods time when He will work for you, pliz wait any day and any time God will work on your prayers isaiah 40 :27
  • BSP
    Verse 23 shows that no matter how powerful a high official is or corrupt a judge is, when it comes to Jehovah God fulfilling his promises and accomplishing his will, He regards them as insignificant. They can only do what God allows them to do.
  • Miriam Mbambus
    I learn a lot from this verse, things that I am doing without considering that God can answer me with time.I was always waiting for God to answer me immediately, now I learn that I must be patient and trust in him. I like this commends and I will follow to learn more. As from today I will always wait as per 1 Corrinthians 15 :51 Amen!

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