Isaiah 45:11

“Thus saith the LORD, the Holy One of Israel, and his Maker, Ask me of things to come concerning my sons, and concerning the work of my hands command ye me.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Thus saith the Lord, the Holy One of Israel, and his maker, Aske me of things to come concerning my sonnes, and concerning the worke of my hands command ye me.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Thus says the LORD, the Holy One of Israel, and his Maker: "Ask Me about the things to come concerning My sons, And you shall commit to Me the work of My hands.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Thus saith Jehovah, the Holy One of Israel, and his Maker: Ask me of the things that are to come; concerning my sons, and concerning the work of my hands, command ye me.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The Lord, the Holy One of Israel, and his Maker, says, Will you put a question to me about the things which are to come, or will you give me orders about my sons, and the work of my hands?
- Basic English Bible

Thus saith Jehovah, the Holy One of Israel, and his Maker: Ask me of the things to come; concerning my sons, and concerning the work of my hands, command ye me.
- Darby Bible

Thus saith the LORD, the Holy One of Israel, and his Maker, Ask me of things to come concerning my sons, and concerning the work of my hands command ye me.
- Webster's Bible

Thus says Yahweh, the Holy One of Israel, and his Maker: "You ask me about the things that are to come, concerning my sons, and you command me concerning the work of my hands!
- World English Bible

Thus said Jehovah, The Holy One of Israel, and his Former: Ask Me of the things coming concerning My sons, Yea, concerning the work of My hands, ye command Me.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Thus saith the LORD, the Holy One of Israel, and his Maker: Ask Me of the things that are to come; concerning My sons, and concerning the work of My hands, command ye Me.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 45:11


45:11 Thus saith - Will you not allow me that liberty which yourselves take, of disposing of my own children and works, as I see fit?


Discussion for Isaiah 45:11

  • Una handy scope for verse 11
    Because at the cross the finish work of Christ gives us assurance that any thing we desire in the Name of Jesus we can receive,. Our faith, our belief in the finish work of our Saviour, because of his grace.
  • Michaelmcduffie for verse 11
    This isn 't a difficult text...Those in covenant rights with God...can demand of God their rights...just like a lawyer does with a Judge...When it comes to our constitution!!!God enjoys when we Demand of him concerning our Covenant contract which he gave to us!!!!Ask Jacob!!!Ask Christ Jesus..according to John 15,16...He commands us to command of the FATHER in his Name ...that he might do it !!!!!
  • @Baptista,
    Some versions end the sentence with a question mark. But the great message of the verse is that God is in control of everything He created, He masters every single aspect and category of life; in the past, present and future.
    God bless you.
  • Release angelic and spiritual forces over the affairs of your prosperity, command and give them charge to go to work.

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