Isaiah 41:28

“For I beheld, and there was no man; even among them, and there was no counsellor, that, when I asked of them, could answer a word.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Isaiah 41:28

For I behelde, and there was no man, euen amongst them, and there was no counseller, that when I asked of them, could answere a word.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"But when I look, there is no one, And there is no counselor among them Who, if I ask, can give an answer.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And when I look, there is no man: even among them there is no counsellor, that, when I ask of them, can answer a word.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And I saw that there was no man, even no wise man among them, who might give an answer to my questions.
- Basic English Bible

And I beheld, and there was no man; even among them, -- and there was no counsellor, that, when I asked of them, could answer a word.
- Darby Bible

For I beheld, and there was no man; even among them, and there was no counselor, that, when I asked of them, could answer a word.
- Webster's Bible

When I look, there is no man; even among them there is no counselor who, when I ask of them, can answer a word.
- World English Bible

And I see that there is no man, Yea, of these that there is no counsellor, And I ask them, and they return word:
- Youngs Literal Bible

And I look, but there is no man; even among them, but there is no counsellor, that, when I ask of them, can give an answer.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Isaiah 41:28

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 41:28


41:28 For - I looked to see if I could find any man that could foretel future events. No man - Not any, of the idols; for the word man is sometimes used by the Hebrews of brute creatures, and even of lifeless things. No counsellor - Though these idols were often consulted, yet none of them were able to give any solid and certain advice concerning future things.


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