Isaiah 7:12

“But Ahaz said, I will not ask, neither will I tempt the LORD.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But Ahaz sayd, I will not aske, neither will I tempt the Lord.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But Ahaz said, "I will not ask, nor will I test the LORD!"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But Ahaz said, I will not ask, neither will I tempt Jehovah.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But Ahaz said, I will not put the Lord to the test by making such a request.
- Basic English Bible

And Ahaz said, I will not ask, and will not tempt Jehovah.
- Darby Bible

But Ahaz said, I will not ask, neither will I tempt the LORD.
- Webster's Bible

But Ahaz said, "I will not ask, neither will I tempt Yahweh."
- World English Bible

And Ahaz saith, `I do not ask nor try Jehovah.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

But Ahaz said: 'I will not ask, neither will I try the LORD.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 7:12


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


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