Isaiah 42:7

“To open the blind eyes, to bring out the prisoners from the prison, and them that sit in darkness out of the prison house.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Isaiah 42:7

To open the blind eyes, to bring out the prisoners from the prison, and them that sit in darkenesse out of the prison house.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

To open blind eyes, To bring out prisoners from the dungeon And those who dwell in darkness from the prison.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

to open the blind eyes, to bring out the prisoners from the dungeon, and them that sit in darkness out of the prison-house.
- American Standard Version (1901)

To give eyes to the blind, to make free the prisoners from the prison, to let out those who are shut up in the dark.
- Basic English Bible

to open the blind eyes, to bring forth the prisoner from the prison, them that sit in darkness out of the house of restraint.
- Darby Bible

To open the blind eyes, to bring out the prisoners from the prison, and them that sit in darkness out of the prison-house.
- Webster's Bible

to open the blind eyes, to bring the prisoners out of the dungeon, and those who sit in darkness out of the prison.
- World English Bible

To open the eyes of the blind, To bring forth from prison the bound one, From the house of restraint those sitting in darkness.
- Youngs Literal Bible

To open the blind eyes, to bring out the prisoners from the dungeon, and them that sit in darkness out of the prison-house.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Isaiah 42:7

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 42:7


42:5 He - This description of God's infinite power, is seasonably added, to give them assurance of the certain accomplishment of his promises.

42:6 Called thee - To declare my righteousness, or faithfulness. With - hold - Will give thee counsel and strength for the work. Give thee - To be the mediator in whom my covenant of grace is confirmed with mankind. The people - Of all people, not only of Jews but Gentiles. A light - To enlighten them with true and saving knowledge.

42:8 The Lord - Heb. Jehovah: who have all being in and of myself, and give being to all my creatures. The everlasting, and unchangeable, and omnipotent God, who therefore both can, and will fulfil all my promises.

42:9 I tell you - That when they come to pass, you may know that I am God, and that this is my work.


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