Isaiah 48:2

“For they call themselves of the holy city, and stay themselves upon the God of Israel; The LORD of hosts is his name.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Isaiah 48:2

For they call themselues of the holy city, and stay themselues vpon the God of Israel, the Lord of hostes is his Name.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"For they call themselves after the holy city And lean on the God of Israel; The LORD of hosts is His name.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

(for they call themselves of the holy city, and stay themselves upon the God of Israel; Jehovah of hosts is his name):
- American Standard Version (1901)

For they say that they are of the holy town, and put their faith in the God of Israel: the Lord of armies is his name.
- Basic English Bible

For they are named after the holy city, and stay themselves upon the God of Israel: Jehovah of hosts is his name.
- Darby Bible

For they call themselves of the holy city, and stay themselves upon the God of Israel; The LORD of hosts is his name.
- Webster's Bible

(for they call themselves of the holy city, and stay themselves on the God of Israel; Yahweh of Armies is his name):
- World English Bible

For from the Holy City they have been called, And on the God of Israel been supported, Jehovah of Hosts [is] His name.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For they call themselves of the holy city, and stay themselves upon the God of Israel, the LORD of hosts is His name.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Isaiah 48:2

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 48:2


48:2 Though - They glory that they are citizens of Jerusalem, a city sanctified by God, to be the place of his true worship, and gracious presence. And stay - Not by a true faith, but a vain confidence.


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