Isaiah 55:11

“So shall my word be that goeth forth out of my mouth: it shall not return unto me void, but it shall accomplish that which I please, and it shall prosper in the thing whereto I sent it.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

So shall my word bee that goeth forth out of my mouth: it shall not returne vnto me void, but it shall accomplish that which I please, and it shall prosper in the thing whereto I sent it.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So will My word be which goes forth from My mouth; It will not return to Me empty, Without accomplishing what I desire, And without succeeding {in the matter} for which I sent it.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

so shall my word be that goeth forth out of my mouth: it shall not return unto me void, but it shall accomplish that which I please, and it shall prosper in the thing whereto I sent it.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So will my word be which goes out of my mouth: it will not come back to me with nothing done, but it will give effect to my purpose, and do that for which I have sent it.
- Basic English Bible

so shall my word be that goeth forth out of my mouth: it shall not return unto me void, but it shall do that which I please, and it shall accomplish that for which I send it.
- Darby Bible

So shall my word be that proceedeth from my mouth: it shall not return to me void, but it shall accomplish that which I please, and it shall prosper in the thing for which I sent it.
- Webster's Bible

so shall my word be that goes forth out of my mouth: it shall not return to me void, but it shall accomplish that which I please, and it shall prosper in the thing I sent it to do.
- World English Bible

So is My word that goeth out of My mouth, It turneth not back unto Me empty, But hath done that which I desired, And prosperously effected that [for] which I sent it.
- Youngs Literal Bible

So shall My word be that goeth forth out of My mouth: it shall not return unto Me void, except it accomplish that which I please, and make the thing whereto I sent it prosper.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 55:11


55:11 My word - My promises, concerning the pardon of the greatest sinners. Void - Without success.


Discussion for Isaiah 55

  • KV
    Verse13: God gave me this on an inner healing workshop. The thorn is symbolic of our soul. Hurting people hurt people. Instead of our thorns (pain) He gives a soft and lush fir tree which is for blessing others. Instead of briars, which is symbolic of confusion and captivity of the mind, He gives the most beautiful myrtly tree...you can google search the images to get a better idea. THIS IS LIFE!
  • John
    He is waiting for us . if we reject Him He cannot save us it is our choice. Please don't make Him sad whosoever will means All. I have received Jesus in my heart. Never ever will regret it. God is so good. John
  • Steve morrow
    ISAIAH 55:2 WHEREFORE DO YOU SPEND MONEY FOR THAT WHICH IS NOT BREAD AND YOUR LABOR FOR THAT WHICH SATISFIETH NOT HEARKEN DILIGENTLY UNTO ME AND EAT THAT WHICH IS GOOD AND LET YOU SOUL DELIGHT ITSELF IN FATNESS JOHN 6:48 I AM THAT BREAD OF LIFE JEREMIAH 15:16 THY WORDS WERE FOUND AND I DID EAT THEM AND THY WORD WAS UNTO ME THE JOY AND REJOICING OF MINE HEART FOR I AM CALLED BY THY NAME O LORD.....
  • Lilian
    SEEK YE THE LORD WHILE HE MAY BE FOUND AND CALL YE UPON THE LORD WHILE HE IS NEAR AMEN THANK YOU JESUS FOR ALWAYS BEING THEIR BEFORE US LET YOUR HOLY SPIRIT GUIDE US LORD AND REMOVE EVERY SPIRIT OF BAD LUCK THAT ARE BLOCKING TO RECEIVE YOUR BLESSINGS COVERED US BY YOUR BLOOD LORD
  • Victorious
    Isaiah 55 v 6 Seek ye the LORD while he may be found, call ye upon him while he is near... For as the rain cometh down, and the snow from heaven, and returneth not thither... v11 So shall my word be that goeth forth out of my mouth: it shall not return unto me void, but it shall accomplish that which I please, and it shall prosper in the thing whereto I sent it. Our God is a faithful God
  • BSP
    Verses 1 and 2 are an invitation to everyone all over the world to come and partake of Jehovah God's provisions.

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