Isaiah 48:7 "They are created now and not long ago; And before today you have not heard them, So that you will not say, 'Behold, I knew them.'


Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"They are created now and not long ago; And before today you have not heard them, So that you will not say, 'Behold, I knew them.'

King James Version

They are created now, and not from the beginning; even before the day when thou heardest them not; lest thou shouldest say, Behold, I knew them.

Holman Bible

They have been created now, and not long ago; you have not heard of them before today, so you could not claim, "I already knew them!"

International Standard Version

They are created now, and not long ago; you didn't hear them before today, so you cannot say, "Yes, I knew them.'

A Conservative Version

They are created now, and not from of old. And thou have not heard them before this day, lest thou should say, Behold, I knew them.

American Standard Version

They are created now, and not from of old; and before this day thou heardest them not; lest thou shouldest say, Behold, I knew them.

Amplified

They are created now [called into being by the prophetic word], and not long ago; and before today you have never heard of them, lest you should say, Behold, I knew them!

Bible in Basic English

They have only now been effected, and not in the past: and before this day they had not come to your ears; for fear that you might say, I had knowledge of them.

Darby Translation

they are created now, and not long ago; and before this day thou hast not heard them, lest thou shouldest say, Behold, I knew them.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

They are created now, and not in days past; nor before this day hast thou heard them lest thou should say, Behold, I knew them.

Julia Smith Translation

Now were they created and not from then; and before the day and thou heardest them not; lest thou shalt say, Behold, I knew them.

King James 2000

They are created now, and not from the beginning; even before the day when you heard them not; lest you should say, Behold, I knew them.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now they are created, and not from {of old}, and before today, and you have not heard them so that you could not say, "Look! I knew them."

Modern King James verseion

They are created now, and not from the beginning; even before the day when you did not hear them; lest you should say, Behold, I knew them.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And some done now not of old time, whereof thou never heardest before they were brought to pass: that thou cannot say "I knew of them."

NET Bible

Now they come into being, not in the past; before today you did not hear about them, so you could not say, 'Yes, I know about them.'

New Heart English Bible

They are created now, and not from of old; and before this day you did not hear them; lest you should say, 'Behold, I knew them.'

The Emphasized Bible

Now, are they created, and not in time past, And, before to-day, thou hadst not heard of them, - Lest thou shouldest say, Lo! I knew them!

Webster

They are created now, and not from the beginning; even before the day when thou heardst them not; lest thou shouldst say, Behold, I knew them.

World English Bible

They are created now, and not from of old; and before this day you didn't hear them; lest you should say, 'Behold, I knew them.'

Youngs Literal Translation

Now they have been produced and not from that time, Yea, before the day, and thou hast not heard them, Lest thou say, 'Lo, I have known them.'

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English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
בּרא 
Bara' 
Usage: 54

now, and not from the beginning even before
פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

the day
יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

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Context Readings

Yahweh Refines Stubborn Israel

6 "You have heard; look at all this. And you, will you not declare it? I proclaim to you new things from this time, Even hidden things which you have not known. 7 "They are created now and not long ago; And before today you have not heard them, So that you will not say, 'Behold, I knew them.' 8 "You have not heard, you have not known Even from long ago your ear has not been open, Because I knew that you would deal very treacherously; And you have been called a rebel from birth.


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