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Isaiah 5:7 ESV

7 1For the vineyard of the LORD of hosts is the house of Israel, and the men of Judah are his pleasant planting; and he looked for justice, but behold, bloodshed;a for righteousness, but behold, an outcry!b

References for Isaiah 5:7

    • p 5:7 - The Hebrew words for justice and bloodshed sound alike
    • q 5:7 - The Hebrew words for righteous and outcry sound alike

      Study tools for Isaiah 5:7

      • a 5:5 - Or grazed over; compare Exodus 22:5
      • b 5:7 - The Hebrew words for justice and bloodshed sound alike
      • c 5:7 - The Hebrew words for righteous and outcry sound alike
      • d 5:10 - Hebrew ten yoke, the area ten yoke of oxen can plow in a day
      • e 5:10 - A bath was about 6 gallons or 22 liters; a homer was about 6 bushels or 220 liters; an ephah was about 3/5 bushel or 22 liters
      • f 5:13 - Or without their knowledge
      • g 5:13 - Or die of hunger
      • h 5:14 - Hebrew her nobility
      • i 5:15 - Hebrew high
      • j 5:16 - Hebrew high