Isaiah 48:4

“Because I knew that thou art obstinate, and thy neck is an iron sinew, and thy brow brass;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Because I knew that thou art obstinate, and thy necke is an yron sinew, and thy brow brasse:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Because I know that you are obstinate, And your neck is an iron sinew And your forehead bronze,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Because I knew that thou art obstinate, and thy neck is an iron sinew, and thy brow brass;
- American Standard Version (1901)

Because I saw that your heart was hard, and that your neck was an iron cord, and your brow brass;
- Basic English Bible

Because I knew that thou art obstinate, and thy neck is an iron sinew, and thy brow brass,
- Darby Bible

Because I knew that thou art obstinate, and thy neck is an iron sinew, and thy brow brass;
- Webster's Bible

Because I knew that you are obstinate, and your neck is an iron sinew, and your brow brass;
- World English Bible

From my knowing that thou art obstinate, And a sinew of iron thy neck, And thy forehead brass,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Because I knew that thou art obstinate, and thy neck is an iron sinew, and thy brow brass;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 48:4


48:4 I knew - Therefore I gave thee clearer demonstrations of my nature and providence, because I knew thou wast an unbelieving nation. Thy neck - Will not bow down to receive my yoke. Thy brow - Thou wast impudent.


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