Parallel Verses

An Understandable Version

But Isaiah said about the Israelites [Isa. 40:2], "I reached out all day long to [help] people who disobeyed and spoke against [me]."

New American Standard Bible

But as for Israel He says, “All the day long I have stretched out My hands to a disobedient and obstinate people.”

King James Version

But to Israel he saith, All day long I have stretched forth my hands unto a disobedient and gainsaying people.

Holman Bible

But to Israel he says: All day long I have spread out My hands to a disobedient and defiant people.

International Standard Version

But about Israel he says, "All day long I have held out my hands to a disobedient and rebellious people."

A Conservative Version

But to Israel he says, The whole day I stretched forth my hands to a disobedient and rebellious people.

American Standard Version

But as to Israel he saith, All the day long did I spread out my hands unto a disobedient and gainsaying people.

Amplified

But of Israel he says, “All day long I have stretched out My hands [in compassion] to a disobedient and obstinate people.”

Anderson New Testament

But with respect to Israel, he says: All day long have I stretched out my hands to a disobedient and contradicting people.

Bible in Basic English

But about Israel he says; All the day my hands have been stretched out to a people whose hearts were turned away, and who put themselves against my word.

Common New Testament

But of Israel he says, "All day long I have held out my hands to a disobedient and contrary people."

Daniel Mace New Testament

and to Israel he says, "all day long I have stretched forth my hands to an incredulous and rebellious people."

Darby Translation

But unto Israel he says, All the day long I have stretched out my hands unto a people disobeying and opposing.

Godbey New Testament

But to Israel he says, All day long have I reached forth my hands to a gainsaying and disobedient people.

Goodspeed New Testament

But of Israel he said, "All day long I have held out my hands to a disobedient and obstinate people."

John Wesley New Testament

Whereas with regard to Israel he saith, All the day have I stretched forth my hands to an unbelieving and gainsaying people.

Julia Smith Translation

And to Israel he says, The whole day have I unfolded my hands to an unbelieving and contradicting people.

King James 2000

But to Israel he says, All day long I have stretched forth my hands unto a disobedient and contrary people.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But about Israel he says, "The whole day [long] I held out my hands to a disobedient and resistant people."

Modern King James verseion

But to Israel He says, "All day long I have stretched forth My hands to a disobeying and gainsaying people."

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And against Israel he saith, "All day long have I stretched forth my hands unto a people that believeth not, but speaketh against me."

Moffatt New Testament

He also says of Israel, All the day long I have held out my hands to a disobedient and contrary people.

Montgomery New Testament

But to Israel he says, All day long I have been spreading out my hands unto a disobedient and contrary people.

NET Bible

But about Israel he says, "All day long I held out my hands to this disobedient and stubborn people!"

New Heart English Bible

But as to Israel he says, "All day long I stretched out my hands to a disobedient and contrary people."

Noyes New Testament

But concerning Israel he saith, "All the day long I have stretched out my hands to a disobedient and rebellious people."

Sawyer New Testament

But in respect to Israel he says, All the day I stretched out my hands to a disobedient and contradicting people.

The Emphasized Bible

Whereas, regarding Israel, he saith - All day long, have I stretched forth my hands unto a people unyielding and contradicting.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But unto Israel he saith, "All the day long have I stretched out my hands unto a people disobedient and contradicting."

Twentieth Century New Testament

But of the people of Israel he says--'All day long I have stretched out my hands to a people who disobey and contradict.'

Webster

But to Israel he saith, All day long I have stretched forth my hands to a disobedient and gainsaying people.

Weymouth New Testament

While as to Israel he says, "All day long I have stretched out My arms to a self-willed and fault-finding people."

Williams New Testament

But of Israel he said: "All day long I have held out my hands to a people that is disobedient and obstinate."

World English Bible

But as to Israel he says, "All day long I stretched out my hands to a disobedient and contrary people."

Worrell New Testament

But in respect to Israel He saith, "All the day long did I spread out My hand to a disobedient and gain-saying people."

Worsley New Testament

and saith to Israel, "All the day long have I stretched out my hands to a disobedient and gainsaying people."

Youngs Literal Translation

and unto Israel He saith, 'All the day I did stretch out My hands unto a people unbelieving and gainsaying.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
But
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

to
πρός 
Pros 
unto, to, with, for, against, among, at, not tr, , vr to
Usage: 412

Ἰσραήλ 
Israel 
Usage: 57

he saith
λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045

All
ὅλος 
Holos 
Usage: 83

ἡμέρα 
hemera 
day, daily 9, time, not tr,
Usage: 287

ἐκπετάννυμι 
Ekpetannumi 
Usage: 1

my
μοῦ 
Mou 
my, me, mine, I, mine own
Usage: 313

χείρ 
Cheir 
hand, not tr
Usage: 149

πρός 
Pros 
unto, to, with, for, against, among, at, not tr, , vr to
Usage: 412

ἀπειθέω 
Apeitheo 
Usage: 16

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

ἀντίλεγω 
Antilego 
Usage: 10

References

Context Readings

Israel's Rejection Of The Message

20 Then Isaiah boldly said [Isa. 45:1], "I [i.e., God] was found by a people [i.e., the Gentiles] who were not looking for me. I became known to people who were not asking for me." 21 But Isaiah said about the Israelites [Isa. 40:2], "I reached out all day long to [help] people who disobeyed and spoke against [me]."



Cross References

Matthew 20:1-15

"For the kingdom of heaven is similar to a farmer who went out early one morning to hire laborers for his vineyard.

Matthew 21:33-43

"Listen to another parable [i.e., a brief story used to illustrate His teaching]: There was the owner of a farm who planted a vineyard and built a fence around it. He constructed a grape squeezing device, built a [lookout] tower [near it], leased it to tenant farmers and then went to another country.

Matthew 22:3-7

He sent his servants out to call those who had been invited to the wedding reception, but they refused to come.

Matthew 23:34-37

Therefore look, I am sending to you prophets, wise men and scholarly teachers. You will murder and crucify some of them; you will whip some of them in your synagogues and pursue them from town to town.

Luke 24:47

And [the need for] a change of heart and life in order to receive the forgiveness of sins [from God] will be preached in Jesus' name [i.e., by His authority] to people of all nations, beginning from Jerusalem.

Acts 7:51-52

You people are unbending and unrepentant in your hearts and [unwilling to listen with] your ears. You are always resisting [the desires of] the Holy Spirit just like your forefathers did.

Acts 13:46-47

But Paul and Barnabas [continued to] speak out boldly, saying, "It was necessary that the message of God be delivered to you [Jews] first. But since you have rejected it and [thereby] consider yourselves to be unworthy of [receiving] never ending life, we [i.e., Paul and Barnabas] will now begin proclaiming it to the [unconverted] Gentiles.

1 Thessalonians 2:16

for they [even] try to prevent us from speaking to the Gentiles, so that they can be saved. [In doing this] they are always piling up one sin on another. But the wrath [of God] has come upon them at last [or, "completely"].

1 Peter 2:8

[And it also says, Isa. 8:14, that He would be], "A stone that people would stumble over and a rock over which they would trip and fall." The way they stumble is by disobeying the Gospel message. They were destined [though not forced] to do this.

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