Isaiah 6:6

“Then flew one of the seraphims unto me, having a live coal in his hand, which he had taken with the tongs from off the altar:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Then flew one of the Seraphims vnto mee, hauing a liue-cole in his hand, which hee had taken with the tongs from off the altar.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Then one of the seraphim flew to me with a burning coal in his hand, which he had taken from the altar with tongs.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Then flew one of the seraphim unto me, having a live coal in his hand, which he had taken with the tongs from off the altar:
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then a winged one came to me with a burning coal in his hand, which he had taken from off the altar with the fire-spoon.
- Basic English Bible

And one of the seraphim flew unto me, and he had in his hand a glowing coal, which he had taken with the tongs from off the altar;
- Darby Bible

Then one of the seraphim flew to me, having a live coal in his hand, which he had taken with the tongs from off the altar:
- Webster's Bible

Then one of the seraphim flew to me, having a live coal in his hand, which he had taken with the tongs from off the altar.
- World English Bible

And flee unto me doth one of the seraphs, and in his hand a burning coal, (with tongs he hath taken [it] from off the altar,)
- Youngs Literal Bible

Then flew unto me one of the seraphim, with a glowing stone in his hand, which he had taken with the tongs from off the altar;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 6:6


6:6 Flew - By God's command. A coal - Both a token and an instrument of purification. The altar - Of burnt - offering.


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