Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

in order to open blind eyes,
to bring out prisoners from the dungeon,
and those sitting in darkness from the prison house.

New American Standard Bible

To open blind eyes, To bring out prisoners from the dungeon And those who dwell in darkness from the prison.

King James Version

To open the blind eyes, to bring out the prisoners from the prison, and them that sit in darkness out of the prison house.

International Standard Version

to open blind eyes and to bring out those who are bound from their cells, and those sitting in darkness from prison.

A Conservative Version

to open the blind eyes, to bring out the prisoners from the dungeon, and those who sit in darkness out of the prison-house.

American Standard Version

to open the blind eyes, to bring out the prisoners from the dungeon, and them that sit in darkness out of the prison-house.

Amplified

To open the eyes of the blind, to bring out prisoners from the dungeon, and those who sit in darkness from the prison.

Bible in Basic English

To give eyes to the blind, to make free the prisoners from the prison, to let out those who are shut up in the dark.

Darby Translation

to open the blind eyes, to bring forth the prisoner from the prison, them that sit in darkness out of the house of restraint.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

that thou might open the eyes of the blind, that thou might bring out the prisoners from the prison and those that sit in darkness out of the prison house.

Julia Smith Translation

To open the eyes of the blind, to bring forth the bound out of prison, those sitting in darkness out of the house of the prison.

King James 2000

To open the blind eyes, to bring out the prisoners from the prison, and them that sit in darkness out of the prison house.

Lexham Expanded Bible

to open [the] blind eyes, to bring [the] prisoner out from [the] dungeon, those who sit [in] darkness from [the] house of imprisonment.

Modern King James verseion

to open the blind eyes, to bring out the prisoners from the prison, those who sit in darkness out of the prison house.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

That thou mayest open the eyes of the blind; let out the prisoners, and them that sit in darkness, out of the dungeon house.

NET Bible

to open blind eyes, to release prisoners from dungeons, those who live in darkness from prisons.

New Heart English Bible

to open the blind eyes, to bring the prisoners out of the dungeon, and those who sit in darkness out of the prison.

The Emphasized Bible

To open eyes that are blind, - To bring forth Out of the dungeon the captive Out of the prison, the dwellers in darkness.

Webster

To open the blind eyes, to bring out the prisoners from the prison, and them that sit in darkness out of the prison-house.

World English Bible

to open the blind eyes, to bring the prisoners out of the dungeon, and those who sit in darkness out of the prison.

Youngs Literal Translation

To open the eyes of the blind, To bring forth from prison the bound one, From the house of restraint those sitting in darkness.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
To open
פּקח 
Paqach 
Usage: 20

the blind
עוּר 
`ivver 
Usage: 26

to bring out
יצא 
Yatsa' 
....out, ....forth, bring, come, proceed, go, depart,
Usage: 1068

the prisoners
אסּיר 
'acciyr 
Usage: 3

from the prison
מסגּר 
Macger 
Usage: 7

and them that sit
ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

חשׁך 
Choshek 
Usage: 78

out of the prison
כּלא 
Kele' 
Usage: 10

References

Easton

Fausets

Smith

Context Readings

The Mission Of Yahweh's Servant

6 “I, Yahweh, have called You
for a righteous purpose,
and I will hold You by Your hand.
I will keep You and appoint You
to be a covenant for the people
and a light to the nations,
7 in order to open blind eyes,
to bring out prisoners from the dungeon,
and those sitting in darkness from the prison house.
8 I am Yahweh, that is My name;
I will not give My glory to another
or My praise to idols.


Cross References

Isaiah 61:1

The Spirit of the Lord God is on Me,
because the Lord has anointed Me
to bring good news to the poor.
He has sent Me to heal the brokenhearted,
to proclaim liberty to the captives
and freedom to the prisoners;

Isaiah 35:5

Then the eyes of the blind will be opened,
and the ears of the deaf unstopped.

Isaiah 49:9

saying to the prisoners: Come out,
and to those who are in darkness: Show yourselves.
They will feed along the pathways,
and their pastures will be on all the barren heights.

Hebrews 2:14-15

Now since the children have flesh and blood in common, Jesus also shared in these, so that through His death He might destroy the one holding the power of death—that is, the Devil

Psalm 107:10-16

Others sat in darkness and gloom
prisoners in cruel chains

Isaiah 9:2

The people walking in darkness
have seen a great light;
a light has dawned
on those living in the land of darkness.

Isaiah 29:18

On that day the deaf will hear
the words of a document,
and out of a deep darkness
the eyes of the blind will see.

Luke 24:45

Then He opened their minds to understand the Scriptures.

John 9:39

Jesus said, “I came into this world for judgment, in order that those who do not see will see and those who do see will become blind.”

Ephesians 1:17-18

I pray that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the glorious Father, would give you a spirit of wisdom and revelation in the knowledge of Him.

2 Timothy 2:26

Then they may come to their senses and escape the Devil’s trap, having been captured by him to do his will.

Psalm 146:7-8

executing justice for the exploited
and giving food to the hungry.
The Lord frees prisoners.

Isaiah 42:16

I will lead the blind by a way they did not know;
I will guide them on paths they have not known.
I will turn darkness to light in front of them
and rough places into level ground.
This is what I will do for them,
and I will not forsake them.

Isaiah 42:22

But this is a people plundered and looted,
all of them trapped in holes
or imprisoned in dungeons.
They have become plunder
with no one to rescue them
and loot, with no one saying, “Give it back!”

Zechariah 9:11-12

As for you,
because of the blood of your covenant,
I will release your prisoners
from the waterless cistern.

Matthew 11:5

the blind see, the lame walk, those with skin diseases are healed, the deaf hear, the dead are raised, and the poor are told the good news.

Luke 4:18-21

The Spirit of the Lord is on Me,
because He has anointed Me
to preach good news to the poor.
He has sent Me
to proclaim freedomto the captives
and recovery of sight to the blind,
to set free the oppressed,

Acts 26:18

to open their eyes so they may turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, that by faith in Me they may receive forgiveness of sins and a share among those who are sanctified.’

2 Corinthians 4:6

For God who said, “Let light shine out of darkness,” has shone in our hearts to give the light of the knowledge of God’s glory in the face of Jesus Christ.

1 Peter 2:9

But you are a chosen race,a royal priesthood,
a holy nation,a people for His possession,
so that you may proclaim the praises
of the One who called you out of darkness
into His marvelous light.

Revelation 3:18

I advise you to buy from Me gold refined in the fire so that you may be rich, white clothes so that you may be dressed and your shameful nakedness not be exposed, and ointment to spread on your eyes so that you may see.

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