Isaiah 9:8

“The Lord sent a word into Jacob, and it hath lighted upon Israel.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The Lord sent a word into Iacob, and it hath lighted vpon Israel.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The Lord sends a message against Jacob, And it falls on Israel.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The Lord sent a word into Jacob, and it hath lighted upon Israel.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The Lord has sent a word to Jacob, and it has come on Israel;
- Basic English Bible

The Lord sent a word unto Jacob, and it lighteth upon Israel.
- Darby Bible

The Lord sent a word into Jacob, and it hath lighted upon Israel.
- Webster's Bible

The Lord sent a word into Jacob, and it falls on Israel.
- World English Bible

A word hath the Lord sent into Jacob, And it hath fallen in Israel.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(9:7) The Lord sent a word into Jacob, and it hath lighted upon Israel.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 9:8


9:8 The Lord - The prophet, having inserted some consolatory passages for God's faithful people, returns to his former comminution against the rebellious Israelites. And - Heb. it fell, that is, it shall fall, in the prophetical style. It shall certainly be accomplished.


Discussion for Isaiah 9:8

  • Terry allen for verse 8
    Isaiah 9 8 god spoke to Jacob to go and speak to the Israelites that he is the almighty and the he will redeem the and save all form their sins if they would call upon him and him only to be their God and that is why Israel was lighted up talking about the spiritual light and not the light as in a light bulb for he is the light of the world and Israel is his chosen nation
  • Terry allen for verse 8
    Isaiah 9 6 god spoke to Jacob to go and speak to the Israelites that he is the almighty and the he will redeem the and save all form their sins if they would call upon him and him only to be their God and that is why Israel was lighted up talking about the spiritual light and not the light as in a light bulb for he is the light of the world and Israel is his chosen nation

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