Isaiah 48:10



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"Behold, I have refined you, but not as silver; I have tested you in the furnace of affliction.

King James Version

Behold, I have refined thee, but not with silver; I have chosen thee in the furnace of affliction.

International Standard Version

Look, I have refined you, but not like silver; I have purified you in the furnace of affliction.

A Conservative Version

Behold, I have refined thee, but not as silver. I have chosen thee in the furnace of affliction.

American Standard Version

Behold, I have refined thee, but not as silver; I have chosen thee in the furnace of affliction.

Amplified

Behold, I have refined you, but not as silver; I have tried and chosen you in the furnace of affliction.

Bible in Basic English

See, I have been testing you for myself like silver; I have put you through the fire of trouble.

Darby Translation

Behold, I have refined thee, but not as silver; I have chosen thee in the furnace of affliction.

Holman Bible

Look, I have refined you, but not as silver; I have tested you in the furnace of affliction.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Behold, I have refined thee, and not as silver; I have chosen thee in the furnace of affliction.

Julia Smith Translation

Behold, I purified thee and not with silver; I chose thee in the furnace of affliction.

King James 2000

Behold, I have refined you, but not with silver; I have tested you in the furnace of affliction.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Look! I have refined you, but not like silver; I have chosen you in [the] furnace of misery.

Modern King James verseion

Behold, I have refined you, but not with silver; I have chosen you in the furnace of affliction.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Behold, I have purged thee, and not for money. I have chosen thee in the fire of poverty;

NET Bible

Look, I have refined you, but not as silver; I have purified you in the furnace of misery.

New Heart English Bible

Behold, I have refined you, but not as silver; I have chosen you in the furnace of affliction.

New simplified Bible

I have been testing you for myself like silver. I have put you through the fire of trouble.

The Emphasized Bible

Lo! I have refined thee, but not as silver, - I have tested thee, in a smelting-pot of affliction.

Webster

Behold, I have refined thee, but not with silver; I have chosen thee in the furnace of affliction.

World English Bible

Behold, I have refined you, but not as silver; I have chosen you in the furnace of affliction.

Youngs Literal Translation

Lo, I have refined thee, and not with silver, I have chosen thee in a furnace of affliction.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
צרף 
Tsaraph 
Usage: 33

thee, but not with silver
כּסף 
Keceph 
Usage: 403

בּחר 
Bachar 
Usage: 169

thee in the furnace
כּוּר 
Kuwr 
Usage: 9

Devotionals

Devotionals about Isaiah 48:10

References

Context Readings

Yahweh Refines Stubborn Israel

9 "For the sake of My name I delay My wrath, And for My praise I restrain it for you, In order not to cut you off. 10 "Behold, I have refined you, but not as silver; I have tested you in the furnace of affliction. 11 "For My own sake, for My own sake, I will act; For how can My name be profaned? And My glory I will not give to another.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 4:20

"But the LORD has taken you and brought you out of the iron furnace, from Egypt, to be a people for His own possession, as today.

Jeremiah 9:7

Therefore thus says the LORD of hosts, "Behold, I will refine them and assay them; For what else can I do, because of the daughter of My people?

Job 23:10

"But He knows the way I take; When He has tried me, I shall come forth as gold.

Psalm 66:10

For You have tried us, O God; You have refined us as silver is refined.

Proverbs 17:3

The refining pot is for silver and the furnace for gold, But the LORD tests hearts.

Ezekiel 22:18-22

"Son of man, the house of Israel has become dross to Me; all of them are bronze and tin and iron and lead in the furnace; they are the dross of silver.

1 Peter 1:7

so that the proof of your faith, being more precious than gold which is perishable, even though tested by fire, may be found to result in praise and glory and honor at the revelation of Jesus Christ;

1 Kings 8:51

(for they are Your people and Your inheritance which You have brought forth from Egypt, from the midst of the iron furnace),

Isaiah 1:25-26

"I will also turn My hand against you, And will smelt away your dross as with lye And will remove all your alloy.

Ezekiel 20:38

and I will purge from you the rebels and those who transgress against Me; I will bring them out of the land where they sojourn, but they will not enter the land of Israel. Thus you will know that I am the LORD.

Zechariah 13:8-9

"It will come about in all the land," Declares the LORD, "That two parts in it will be cut off and perish; But the third will be left in it.

Malachi 3:2-3

"But who can endure the day of His coming? And who can stand when He appears? For He is like a refiner's fire and like fullers' soap.

Hebrews 12:10-11

For they disciplined us for a short time as seemed best to them, but He disciplines us for our good, so that we may share His holiness.

1 Peter 4:12

Beloved, do not be surprised at the fiery ordeal among you, which comes upon you for your testing, as though some strange thing were happening to you;

Revelation 3:19

'Those whom I love, I reprove and discipline; therefore be zealous and repent.



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