Yet the people do not turn back to Him who struck them, Nor do they seek the LORD of hosts.
For the people turneth not unto him that smiteth them, neither do they seek the LORD of hosts.
The people did not turn to Him who struck them; they did not seek the Lord of Hosts.
"But the people have not returned to rely on him who struck them, nor have they sought the LORD of the Heavenly Armies.
Yet the people have not turned to him who smote them, nor have they sought LORD of hosts.
Yet the people have not turned unto him that smote them, neither have they sought Jehovah of hosts.
Yet the people turn not to Him Who smote them, neither do they seek [inquire for or require as their vital need] the Lord of hosts.
But the heart of the people was not turned to him who sent punishment on them, and they made no prayer to the Lord of armies.
But the people turneth not unto him that smiteth them, and they do not seek Jehovah of hosts.
But the people did not turn unto him that smote them, neither did they seek the LORD of the hosts.
And the people turned not back even to him smiting them, and Jehovah of armies they sought not
For the people turn not unto him that strikes them, neither do they seek the LORD of hosts.
And the people did not turn to the one who struck it, and they did not seek Yahweh of hosts.
For the people do not turn to Him who strikes them, nor do they seek Jehovah of Hosts.
For the people turneth not unto him, that chastiseth them, neither do they seek the LORD of Hosts.
The people did not return to the one who struck them, they did not seek reconciliation with the Lord who commands armies.
Yet the people have not turned to him who struck them, neither have they sought the LORD of hosts.
Yet, the people, have not turned unto him that smote them, - And Yahweh of hosts, have they not sought.
For the people turn not to him that smiteth them, neither do they seek the LORD of hosts.
Yet the people have not turned to him who struck them, neither have they sought Yahweh of Armies.
And the people hath not turned back unto Him who is smiting it, And Jehovah of Hosts they have not sought.
Word Count of 21 Translations in Isaiah 9:13
12 The Arameans on the east and the Philistines on the west; And they devour Israel with gaping jaws In spite of all this, His anger does not turn away And His hand is still stretched out. 13 Yet the people do not turn back to Him who struck them, Nor do they seek the LORD of hosts. 14 So the LORD cuts off head and tail from Israel, Both palm branch and bulrush in a single day.
Though the pride of Israel testifies against him, Yet they have not returned to the LORD their God, Nor have they sought Him, for all this.
Woe to those who go down to Egypt for help And rely on horses, And trust in chariots because they are many And in horsemen because they are very strong, But they do not look to the Holy One of Israel, nor seek the LORD!
O LORD, do not Your eyes look for truth? You have smitten them, But they did not weaken; You have consumed them, But they refused to take correction They have made their faces harder than rock; They have refused to repent.
Where will you be stricken again, As you continue in your rebellion? The whole head is sick And the whole heart is faint.
"But from there you will seek the LORD your God, and you will find Him if you search for Him with all your heart and all your soul.
Now in the time of his distress this same King Ahaz became yet more unfaithful to the LORD.
"But the godless in heart lay up anger; They do not cry for help when He binds them.
O LORD, Your hand is lifted up yet they do not see it They see Your zeal for the people and are put to shame; Indeed, fire will devour Your enemies.
"Because of the iniquity of his unjust gain I was angry and struck him; I hid My face and was angry, And he went on turning away, in the way of his heart.
'For I know the plans that I have for you,' declares the LORD, 'plans for welfare and not for calamity to give you a future and a hope.
"I have surely heard Ephraim grieving, 'You have chastised me, and I was chastised, Like an untrained calf; Bring me back that I may be restored, For You are the LORD my God.
"In those days and at that time," declares the LORD, "the sons of Israel will come, both they and the sons of Judah as well; they will go along weeping as they go, and it will be the LORD their God they will seek.
"In your filthiness is lewdness. Because I would have cleansed you, Yet you are not clean, You will not be cleansed from your filthiness again Until I have spent My wrath on you.
For the sons of Israel will remain for many days without king or prince, without sacrifice or sacred pillar and without ephod or household idols.
I will go away and return to My place Until they acknowledge their guilt and seek My face; In their affliction they will earnestly seek Me.
They turn, but not upward, They are like a deceitful bow; Their princes will fall by the sword Because of the insolence of their tongue This will be their derision in the land of Egypt.