Isaiah 55:6

“Seek ye the LORD while he may be found, call ye upon him while he is near:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Seeke ye the Lord, while he may be found, call ye vpon him while he is neere.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Seek the LORD while He may be found; Call upon Him while He is near.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Seek ye Jehovah while he may be found; call ye upon him while he is near:
- American Standard Version (1901)

Make search for the Lord while he is there, make prayer to him while he is near:
- Basic English Bible

Seek ye Jehovah while he may be found, call ye upon him while he is near.
- Darby Bible

Seek ye the LORD while he may be found, call ye upon him while he is near:
- Webster's Bible

Seek Yahweh while he may be found; call you on him while he is near:
- World English Bible

Seek ye Jehovah, while He is found, Call ye Him, while He is near,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Seek ye the LORD while He may be found, call ye upon Him while He is near;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 55:6


55:6 Seek - Labour to get the knowledge of God's will, and to obtain his grace and favour. While - In this day of grace, while he offers mercy and reconciliation. Near - Ready and desirous to receive you to mercy.


Discussion for Isaiah 55

  • J
    To know Him is to love Him with our ALL
  • 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