Isaiah 57:12

“I will declare thy righteousness, and thy works; for they shall not profit thee.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Isaiah 57:12

I will declare thy righteousnes; and thy workes, for they shall not profit thee.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"I will declare your righteousness and your deeds, But they will not profit you.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I will declare thy righteousness; and as for thy works, they shall not profit thee.
- American Standard Version (1901)

I will make clear what your righteousness is like and your works; you will have no profit in them.
- Basic English Bible

I will declare thy righteousness, and thy works; and they shall not profit thee.
- Darby Bible

I will declare thy righteousness, and thy works; for they shall not profit thee.
- Webster's Bible

I will declare your righteousness; and as for your works, they shall not profit you.
- World English Bible

I declare thy righteousness, and thy works, And they do not profit thee.
- Youngs Literal Bible

I will declare thy righteousness; thy works also--they shall not profit thee.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Isaiah 57:12

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 57:12


57:10 Wearied - Thou hast not eased, but tired thyself with thy tedious journey. Yet - And yet thou didst not perceive that thy labour was lost. Hast found - Thou hast sometimes found success in these ways. Not grieved - Therefore thou didst not repent of thy sin herein.

57:11 Feared - And who are they, the fear of whom drives thee to these wicked courses? Lied - That thou hast dealt thus perfidiously with me. Not remembered - Hast thou forgotten all those great things which I have done for thee. Held my peace - Have not I forbore to punish thee from time to time, that by this goodness I might oblige thee to love me. And thou - Or, therefore thou dost not fear or regard me. Thou abusest my long - suffering.

57:13 But - But they shall be carried away suddenly and violently by the blast of mine anger. Vanity - A vapour which quickly vanishes away. Inherit - Shall enjoy my favour and presence in my temple.

57:14 And he - God will raise up a man who shall say with authority and efficacy. Cast up - Make causeways, where it is needful, for their safe and easy passage, and remove all things which may hinder them in their return.


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