Compare Translations for Isaiah 12:6

Isaiah 12:6 ASV
Cry aloud and shout, thou inhabitant of Zion; for great in the midst of thee is the Holy One of Israel.
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Isaiah 12:6 BBE
Let your voice be sounding in a cry of joy, O daughter of Zion, for great is the Holy One of Israel among you.
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Isaiah 12:6 CEB
Shout and sing for joy, city of Zion, because the holy one of Israel is great among you.
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Isaiah 12:6 CJB
Shout and sing for joy, you who live in Tziyon; for the Holy One of Isra'el is with you in his greatness!"
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Isaiah 12:6 RHE
Rejoice, and praise, O thou habitation of Sion: for great is he that is in the midst of thee, the Holy One of Israel.
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Isaiah 12:6 ESV
Shout, and sing for joy, O inhabitant of Zion, for great in your midst is the Holy One of Israel."
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Isaiah 12:6 GW
Shout loudly, and sing with joy, people of Zion! The Holy One of Israel is great. He is among you."
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Isaiah 12:6 GNT
Let everyone who lives in Zion shout and sing! Israel's holy God is great, and he lives among his people."
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Isaiah 12:6 HNV
Cry aloud and shout, you inhabitant of Tziyon; for great in the midst of you is the Holy One of Yisra'el!"
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Isaiah 12:6 CSB
Cry out and sing, citizen of Zion, for the Holy One of Israel is among you in [His] greatness."
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Isaiah 12:6 KJV
Cry out and shout , thou inhabitant of Zion: for great is the Holy One of Israel in the midst of thee.
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Isaiah 12:6 LEB
Inhabitant of Zion, shout out and sing for joy, for the holy one of Israel [is] great in your midst."
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Isaiah 12:6 NAS
Cry aloud and shout for joy, O inhabitant of Zion, For great in your midst is the Holy One of Israel.
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Isaiah 12:6 NCV
Shout and sing for joy, you people of Jerusalem, because the Holy One of Israel does great things before your eyes."
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Isaiah 12:6 NIRV
People of Zion, give a loud shout! Sing with joy! The Holy One of Israel is among you. And he is great."
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Isaiah 12:6 NIV
Shout aloud and sing for joy, people of Zion, for great is the Holy One of Israel among you."
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Isaiah 12:6 NKJV
Cry out and shout, O inhabitant of Zion, For great is the Holy One of Israel in your midst!"
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Isaiah 12:6 NLT
Let all the people of Jerusalem shout his praise with joy! For great is the Holy One of Israel who lives among you."
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Isaiah 12:6 NRS
Shout aloud and sing for joy, O royal Zion, for great in your midst is the Holy One of Israel.
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Isaiah 12:6 RSV
Shout, and sing for joy, O inhabitant of Zion, for great in your midst is the Holy One of Israel."
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Isaiah 12:6 DBY
Cry out and shout, thou inhabitress of Zion; for great is the Holy One of Israel in the midst of thee.
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Isaiah 12:6 MSG
Raise the roof! Sing your hearts out, O Zion! The Greatest lives among you: The Holy of Israel."
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Isaiah 12:6 WBT
Cry aloud and shout, thou inhabitant of Zion: for great [is] the Holy One of Israel in the midst of thee.
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Isaiah 12:6 TMB
Cry out and shout, thou inhabitant of Zion! For great is the Holy One of Israel in the midst of thee."
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Isaiah 12:6 TNIV
Shout aloud and sing for joy, people of Zion, for great is the Holy One of Israel among you."
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Isaiah 12:6 WEB
Cry aloud and shout, you inhabitant of Zion; for great in the midst of you is the Holy One of Israel!"
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Isaiah 12:6 WYC
Thou dwelling of Zion, make full out joy, and praise; for why the Holy of Israel is great in the midst of thee. (O inhabitants of Zion, rejoice, and praise ye; for the great Holy One of Israel is in thy midst.)
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Isaiah 12:6 YLT
Cry aloud, and sing, O inhabitant of Zion, For great in thy midst [is] the Holy One of Israel!'
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Isaiah 12 Commentary - Matthew Henry Commentary on the Whole Bible (Concise)

Chapter 12

This is a hymn of praise suited to the times of the Messiah.

- The song of praise in this chapter is suitable for the return of the outcasts of Israel from their long captivity, but it is especially suitable to the case of a sinner, when he first finds peace and joy in believing; to that of a believer, when his peace is renewed after corrections for backslidings; and to that of the whole company of the redeemed, when they meet before the throne of God in heaven. The promise is sure, and the blessings contained in it are very rich; and the benefits enjoyed through Jesus Christ, call for the most enlarged thanksgivings. By Jesus Christ, the Root of Jesse, the Divine anger against mankind was turned away, for he is our Peace. Those to whom God is reconciled, he comforts. They are taught to triumph in God and their interest in him. I will trust him to prepare me for his salvation, and preserve me to it. I will trust him with all my concerns, not doubting but he will make all to work for good. Faith in God is a sovereign remedy against tormenting fears. Many Christians have God for their strength, who have him not for their song; they walk in darkness: but those who have God for their strength ought to make him their song; that is, give him the glory of it, and take to themselves the comfort of it. This salvation is from the love of God the Father, it comes to us through God the Son, it is applied by the new-creating power of God the Spirit. When this is seen by faith, the trembling sinner learns to hope in God, and is delivered from fear. The purifying and sanctifying influences of the Holy Ghost often are denoted under the emblem of springing water. This work flows through the mediation of Christ, and is conveyed to our souls by means of God's ordinances. Blessed be God, we have wells of salvation opened on every side, and may draw from them the waters of life and consolation. In the second part of this gospel song, ver. ( 4-6 ) , believers encourage one another to praise God, and seek to draw others to join them in it. No difference of opinions about the times and seasons, and other such matters, ought to divide the hearts of Christians. Let it be our care that we may be placed amongst those to whom he will say, Come, ye blessed of my Father, receive the kingdom prepared for you from the beginning of the world.

Isaiah 12 Commentary - Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible

CHAPTER 12

Isaiah 12:1-6 . THANKSGIVING HYMN OF THE RESTORED AND CONVERTED JEWS.

Just as Miriam, after the deliverance of the Red Sea ( Isaiah 11:16 ), celebrated it with an ode of praise ( Exodus 15:1-19 ).

2. Lord JEHOVAH--Jah, Jehovah. The repetition of the name denotes emphasis, and the unchangeableness of God's character.
strength . . . song . . . salvation--derived from Exodus 15:2 , Psalms 118:14 . The idea of salvation was peculiarly associated with the feast of tabernacles (see Isaiah 12:3 ). Hence the cry "Hosanna," "Save, we beseech thee," that accompanied Jesus' triumphal entry into Jerusalem on that day (the fifteenth of the seventh month) ( Matthew 21:9 ; compare with Psalms 118:25 Psalms 118:26 ); the earnest of the perfected "salvation" which He shall bring to His people at His glorious second appearance at Jerusalem ( Hebrews 9:28 ). "He shall appear the second time without sin unto salvation." Compare Revelation 21:3 , "The tabernacle of God is with men." Compare Luke 9:33 , "three tabernacles: one for thee," &c. (the transfiguration being a pledge of the future kingdom), ( Psalms 118:15 , Zechariah 14:16 ). As the Jew was reminded by the feast of tabernacles of his wanderings in tents in the wilderness, so the Jew-Gentile Church to come shall call to mind, with thanksgiving, the various past ways whereby God has at last brought them to the heavenly "city of habitation" ( Psalms 107:7 ).

3. draw water . . . salvation--an expressive image in a hot country. On the last day of the feast of tabernacles the Jews used to bring water in a golden pitcher from the fountain of Siloam, and pour it, mingled with wine, on the sacrifice on the altar, with great rejoicing. This is the allusion in Jesus' words on "the last day of the feast" ( John 7:2 John 7:37-39 ). The pouring out of water indicated repentance ( 1 Samuel 7:6 ; compare, as to the Jews' repentance hereafter, Zechariah 12:10 ). There shall be a latter outpouring of the Spirit like the former one on pentecost ( Joel 2:23 ).
wells--not mere streams, which may run dry, but ever-flowing fountains ( John 4:14 , 7:38 ), "Out of his belly (that is, in and from himself)--living water" ( Isaiah 42:18 , Psalms 84:6 , Zechariah 13:1 , Revelation 7:17 ).

4. make mention--Hebrew, "cause it to be remembered."

5. Sing, &c.--alluding to Exodus 15:21 .

6. inhabitant of Zion--Hebrew, "inhabitress"; so "daughter of Zion," that is, Zion and its people.
in the midst of thee--of Jerusalem literally ( Jeremiah 3:17 , Ezekiel 48:35 , Zephaniah 3:15 Zephaniah 3:17 , Zechariah 2:10 ).