Isaiah 40:31

“But they that wait upon the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But they that waite vpon the Lord, shall renew their strength: they shall mount vp with wings as Eagles, they shal runne and not be weary, and they shall walke, and not faint.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Yet those who wait for the LORD Will gain new strength; They will mount up {with} wings like eagles, They will run and not get tired, They will walk and not become weary.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

but they that wait for Jehovah shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; they shall walk, and not faint.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But those who are waiting for the Lord will have new strength; they will get wings like eagles: running, they will not be tired, and walking, they will have no weariness.
- Basic English Bible

but they that wait upon Jehovah shall renew [their] strength: they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not tire; they shall walk, and not faint.
- Darby Bible

But they that wait upon the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; they shall walk, and not faint.
- Webster's Bible

But those who wait for Yahweh will renew their strength. They will mount up with wings like eagles. They will run, and not be weary. They will walk, and not faint.
- World English Bible

But those expecting Jehovah pass [to] power, They raise up the pinion as eagles, They run and are not fatigued, They go on and do not faint!
- Youngs Literal Bible

But they that wait for the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; they shall walk, and not faint.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 40:31


40:31 Wait - That rely upon him. Renew - Shall grow stronger and stronger.


Discussion for Isaiah 40:31

  • Waiting upon the Lord is totally putting our trust on our Lord removing all the human intellect and submission of our whole to the Lord.
  • Christine for verse 31
    Greater is he how live in me then how live in the world aman god help us no man l love the lord the son of god th for the blood of Jesus
  • Christine for verse 31
    No man is great God is greater. He is the cure for man. How can we put our trust in man? Jesus is the way the true and live forever trust Jesus amen. Satan is a Liar
  • Mbaluto richard for verse 31
    waiting means surrendering to Gods will totally!
  • Robert Watson Gondwa for verse 31
    If all human beings start focusing on these scriptures written on Isaiah 40:31, then that 's the end of heart attacks, theft, infedility and all the bad manners that our children have when parents can 't afford some needs. Here, let 's look at an employs who has been tirelessly working but gets no recognition, hence no promotions for motivation. Sooner or letter they get what they really deserve Life I 'd the most important thing that we have. May the Lord be praised for his life giving and protecting words!!!!!!! Amen!!!!!
  • Waiting increases and strengthens our faith in God. We need to put our trust and confidence in God nomatter life situations are contrary. Patience is the virtue needed to undergird our faith whilst God is working in our situation. Lets learn to trust and wait on God and He will pull us through. Our seemingly impossible situations will be worked out for our good.