Isaiah 49:24

“Shall the prey be taken from the mighty, or the lawful captive delivered?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Shall the pray be taken from the mightie, or the lawfull captiue deliuered?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Can the prey be taken from the mighty man, Or the captives of a tyrant be rescued?"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Shall the prey be taken from the mighty, or the lawful captives be delivered?
- American Standard Version (1901)

Will the goods of war be taken from the strong man, or the prisoners of the cruel one be let go?
- Basic English Bible

Shall the prey be taken from the mighty? and shall he that is rightfully captive be delivered?
- Darby Bible

Shall the prey be taken from the mighty, or the lawful captive delivered?
- Webster's Bible

Shall the prey be taken from the mighty, or the lawful captives be delivered?
- World English Bible

Is prey taken from the mighty? And the captive of the righteous delivered?
- Youngs Literal Bible

Shall the prey be taken from the mighty, or the captives of the victorious be delivered?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 49:24


49:24 Shall the prey - Here is a double impediment to their deliverance, the power of the enemy who kept them in bondage, and the justice of God which pleads against their deliverance.


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