Isaiah 7:2 GNT

2 When word reached the king of Judah that the armies of Syria were already in the territory of Israel, he and all his people were so terrified that they trembled like trees shaking in the wind.

Study tools for Isaiah 7:2

  • 1 7:1 - 7.1 2 K 16.5; 2 Ch 28.5, 6.
  • 2 7:14 - 7.14 Mt 1.23.
  • a 7:3 - shear jashub: [This name in Hebrew means "A few will come back" (see 10.20-22).]
  • b 7:14 - young woman: [The Hebrew word here translated "young woman" is not the specific term for "virgin," but refers to any young woman of marriageable age. The use of "virgin" in Mt 1.23 reflects a Greek translation of the Old Testament, made some 500 years after Isaiah.]
  • c 7:14 - immanuel: [This name in Hebrew means "God is with us."]
  • d 7:15 - milk and honey: [These foods were associated with the earlier days of Israel's history.]