Isaiah 7:11

“Ask thee a sign of the LORD thy God; ask it either in the depth, or in the height above.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Isaiah 7:11

Aske thee a signe of the Lord thy God; aske it either in the depth, or in the height aboue.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Ask a sign for yourself from the LORD your God; make {it} deep as Sheol or high as heaven."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Ask thee a sign of Jehovah thy God; ask it either in the depth, or in the height above.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Make a request to the Lord your God for a sign, a sign in the deep places of the underworld, or in the high heavens.
- Basic English Bible

Ask for thee a sign from Jehovah thy God; ask for it in the deep, or in the height above.
- Darby Bible

Ask thee a sign from the LORD thy God; ask it either in the depth, or in the hight above.
- Webster's Bible

Ask a sign of Yahweh your God; ask it either in the depth, or in the height above.
- World English Bible

`Ask for thee a sign from Jehovah thy God, Make deep the request, or make [it] high upwards.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

'Ask thee a sign of the LORD thy God: ask it either in the depth, or in the height above.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Isaiah 7:11

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 7:11


7:9 Samaria - Samaria shall continue to be the chief city if the kingdom of Israel, and Pekah shall not conquer Jerusalem. If - If you do not believe this, but seek to the Assyrians for succour, ye shall be consumed thereby.

7:12 I will not - By asking a sign, as if I questioned the truth of his word: but this was deep hypocrisy.

7:13 David - He reproves them all, because they were the king's counsellors. Is it a small thing - Is it not wickedness enough. My God - To vex God's prophets and people, with your oppressions and horrid impieties. And by your ingratitude and unbelief, and disobedience of his commands.


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