Parallel Verses

King James 2000

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

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.

Holman Bible

Look, I have refined you, but not as silver;
I have tested you 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


“Indeed, I have refined you, but not as silver;
I have tested 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.

Julia Smith Translation

Behold, I purified thee and not with silver; I chose thee 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.

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

thee in the furnace
כּוּר 
Kuwr 
Usage: 9

Devotionals

Devotionals about Isaiah 48:10

References

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Fausets

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Images Isaiah 48:10

Context Readings

Yahweh Refines Stubborn Israel

9 For my name's sake will I defer my anger, and for my praise will I restrain it for you, that I cut you not off. 10  Behold, I have refined you, but not with silver; I have tested you in the furnace of affliction. 11 For my own sake, even for my own sake, will I do it: for how should my name be profaned? and I will not give my glory unto another.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 4:20

But the LORD has taken you, and brought you forth out of the iron furnace, even out of Egypt, to be unto him a people of inheritance, as you are this day.

Jeremiah 9:7

Therefore thus says the LORD of hosts, Behold, I will refine them, and test them; for how shall I deal with the daughter of my people?

Job 23:10

But he knows the way that I take: when he has tested me, I shall come forth as gold.

Psalm 66:10

For you, O God, have proved us: you have tried us, as silver is tried.

Proverbs 17:3

The refining pot is for silver, and the furnace for gold: but the LORD tries the hearts.

Ezekiel 22:18-22

Son of man, the house of Israel has to me become dross: all they are bronze, and tin, and iron, and lead, in the midst of the furnace; they are even the dross of silver.

1 Peter 1:7

That the trial of your faith, being much more precious than of gold that perishes, though it be tried with fire, might be found unto praise and honor and glory at the appearing of Jesus Christ:

1 Kings 8:51

For they are your people, and your inheritance, which you brought forth out of Egypt, from the midst of the furnace of iron:

Isaiah 1:25-26

And I will turn my hand upon you, and thoroughly purge away your dross, and take away all your alloy:

Ezekiel 20:38

And I will purge out from among you the rebels, and them that transgress against me: I will bring them forth out of the country where they sojourn, and they shall not enter into the land of Israel: and you shall know that I am the LORD.

Zechariah 13:8-9

And it shall come to pass, that in all the land, says the LORD, two parts in it shall be cut off and die; but the third shall be left in it.

Malachi 3:2-3

But who may endure the day of his coming? and who shall stand when he appears? for he is like a refiner's fire, and like fullers' soap:

Hebrews 12:10-11

For they verily for a few days chastened us after their own pleasure; but he for our profit, that we might be partakers of his holiness.

1 Peter 4:12

Beloved, think it not strange concerning the fiery trial which is to test you, as though some strange thing happened unto you:

Revelation 3:19

As many as I love, I rebuke and chasten: be zealous therefore, and repent.

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