Isaiah 28:10-20 KJV

10 For precept must be upon precept, precept upon precept; line upon line, line upon line; here a little, and there a little:
11 For with stammeringa lips and another tongue will he speak to this people.

References for Isaiah 28:11

    • ë 28:11 - stammering...: Heb. stammerings of lip
      12 To whom he said , This is the rest wherewith ye may cause the weary to rest ; and this is the refreshing: yet they would not hear .
      13 But the word of the LORD was unto them precept upon precept, precept upon precept; line upon line, line upon line; here a little, and there a little; that they might go , and fall backward, and be broken , and snared , and taken .
      14 Wherefore hear the word of the LORD, ye scornful men, that rule this people which is in Jerusalem.
      15 Because ye have said , We have made a covenant with death, and with hell are we at agreement; when the overflowing scourge * shall pass through , it shall not come unto us: for we have made lies our refuge, and under falsehood have we hid ourselves:
      16 Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD, Behold, I lay in Zion for a foundation a stone, a tried stone, a precious corner stone, a sure foundation: he that believeth shall not make haste .
      17 Judgment also will I lay to the line, and righteousness to the plummet: and the hail shall sweep away the refuge of lies, and the waters shall overflow the hiding place.
      18 And your covenant with death shall be disannulled , and your agreement with hell shall not stand ; when the overflowing scourge shall pass through , then ye shall be trodden down by it.
      19 From the time that it goeth forth it shall take you: for morning by morning shall it pass over , by day and by night: and it shall be a vexation only to understand the report.
      20 For the bed is shorter than that a man can stretch himself on it: and the covering narrower than that he can wrap himself in it.