Isaiah 9:2

“The people that walked in darkness have seen a great light: they that dwell in the land of the shadow of death, upon them hath the light shined.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Isaiah 9:2

The people that walked in darknesse, haue seene a great light: they that dwel in the land of the shadow of death, vpon them hath the light shined.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The people who walk in darkness Will see a great light; Those who live in a dark land, The light will shine on them.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The people that walked in darkness have seen a great light: they that dwelt in the land of the shadow of death, upon them hath the light shined.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The people who went in the dark have seen a great light, and for those who were living in the land of the deepest night, the light is shining.
- Basic English Bible

the people that walked in darkness have seen a great light; they that dwelt in the land of the shadow of death, upon them light hath shone.
- Darby Bible

The people that walked in darkness have seen a great light: they that dwell in the land of the shades of death, upon them hath the light shined.
- Webster's Bible

The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light. Those who lived in the land of the shadow of death, on them the light has shined.
- World English Bible

The people who are walking in darkness Have seen a great light, Dwellers in a land of death-shade, Light hath shone upon them.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(9:1) The people that walked in darkness have seen a great light; they that dwelt in the land of the shadow of death, upon them hath the light shined.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Isaiah 9:2

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 9:2


9:2 The people - Israel and Judah. Darkness - The expression is general and so may well comprehend both calamity and ignorance, idolatry and profaneness, in which those parts were eminently involved. Have seen - Shall see at the coming of the Messiah.


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