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 55:6

  • Virginia jackson for verse 6
    Seeking GOD,MEANS meditating on his word, praying.and then listing to what GOD, has to say to us.and waiting for his answer.he said ask and it shall be given, seek and ye shall find, knock and the door shall be open unto you.and I'm trusting GOD,that the doors of opportunities.for,the many gospel songs that,GOD HAS INSPIRED me to write.that I will be able to walk in my destiny.
  • MockingBird for verse 6
    It is always a Good thing to be seeking the Lord at all times : That way when I am in need for His help He will be found of me !!!! I Thank my God for His Great Grace and Mercy !!!!
  • Olabode for verse 6
    who knows when God will be found? Who knows when God is near? God can be found every where, anytime. What we need to do is for us to draw closer to Him always by not postponing our salvation.
  • There is a deadline on our call, is the urgent message here. No need to wait for the end of the world, the end of one 's life is your deadline. As it is appointed unto man once to die, but after this the judgment.
  • DeLisa Swanier for verse 6
    In times like these we must seek the Lord like never before. He is our help in the times of trouble. He 's our Refuge, and He wants us to seek Him, He 's waiting...
  • DeLisa Swanier for verse 6
    In times like these we must seek the Lord like never before. He is our help in the times of trouble. He 's our Refuge, and He wants us to seek Him, He 's waiting...