Isaiah 53:5

“But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was vpon him, and with his stripes we are healed.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But He was pierced through for our transgressions, He was crushed for our iniquities; The chastening for our well-being {fell} upon Him, And by His scourging we are healed.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities; the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But it was for our sins he was wounded, and for our evil doings he was crushed: he took the punishment by which we have peace, and by his wounds we are made well.
- Basic English Bible

But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities; the chastisement of our peace was upon him, and with his stripes we are healed.
- Darby Bible

But he was wounded for our transgression, he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed.
- Webster's Bible

But he was pierced for our transgressions. He was crushed for our iniquities. The punishment that brought our peace was on him; and by his wounds we are healed.
- World English Bible

And he is pierced for our transgressions, Bruised for our iniquities, The chastisement of our peace [is] on him, And by his bruise there is healing to us.
- Youngs Literal Bible

But he was wounded because of our transgressions, he was crushed because of our iniquities: the chastisement of our welfare was upon him, and with his stripes we were healed.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 53:5


53:5 Wounded - Which word comprehends all his pains and punishments. For our iniquities - For the guilt of their sins, which he had voluntarily taken upon himself, and for the expiation of their sins, which was hereby purchased. The chastisement - Those punishments by which our peace, our reconciliation to God, was to be purchased, were laid upon him by God's justice with his own consent. Healed - By his sufferings we are saved from our sins.


Discussion for Isaiah 53

  • Nathan martin
    We are the ones who have been put on tht cross I love u lord and am great full for every thing u have did for me.
  • Ernestina Francois
    Isaiah in his distress speaks a very relevant and timely words to a dead nation. We as humans have indeed gone astray, we as believers have indeed left our first love. We have gone astray, turn our backs on the truth. As a sheep without a Sheppard is confused, distress and lack guidance, direction and focus, so is all who result to living without Christ. The very core and essence of our being, a Saviour coming and dying so as sheep, we will have a Sheppard to guide our incompetent minds and hearts to the Father. Everything we could ever do to label us destroyed and dead- He Jesus Christ took on the cross. A true mark for our salvation and survival. Today, most of us do not or cannot stand, live and embrace the truth of our identity. We live us citizens without rights, sons and daughters without parents, body without heads! Isaiah is calling us to reflect and return to the Father of all creations.
  • Aaron Roberts
    I'm very greatful that Jesus died on the cross, so that I in return may live. Thank you!
  • Steve morrow
    ISAIAH 53:11 HE SHALL SEE OF THE TRAVAIL OF HIS SOUL AND SHALL BE SATISFIED BY HIS KNOWLEDGE SHALL MY RIGHTEOUS SERVANT JUSTIFY MANY FOR HE SHALL BEAR THEIR INIQIUTIES john 5:34 but I receive not testimony from man but these things I say that you might be saved luke 4:4 and JESUS answered him saying --- IT IS WRITTEN THAT MAN SHALL NOT LIVE BY BREAD ALONE BUT BY EVERY WORD OF GOD mark 8:35 for whosoever will save his life shall lose it but whosoever shall lose his life for MY sake and the gospels shall save it 1 PETER 1:25 BUT THE WORD OF THE LORD ENDURETH FOREVER AND THIS IS THE WORD WHICH BY THE GOSPEL IS PREACHED UNTO YOU
  • LadyA
    Thank God for Jesus and how he saved me. I will forever praise the Lord!
    I am his sheep and he is my Shepherd!
    His Grace and Mercy is upon our lives.
  • Allyson J Roles
    Since Jesus paid the price, I ask for greater FAITH, and please remove any doubt!!!