Isaiah 46:1-6 LEB

Babylon’s Idols

1 Bel bows down; Nebo [is] stooping. Their idols are {on}a animalsb and {on}c cattle; your {cargo}d is carried [as] a burden {on}e weary [animals].

References for Isaiah 46:1

    • ̑ 46:1 - Literally "to"
    • ̒ 46:1 - Hebrew "animal"
    • ̓ 46:1 - Literally "to"
    • ̔ 46:1 - Literally "things that are carried"
    • ̕ 46:1 - Literally "to"
      2 They stoop; they bow down together. They are not able to save [the] burden, butf {they themselves go}g in captivity.

      References for Isaiah 46:2

        • ̖ 46:2 - Or "and"
        • ̗ 46:2 - Literally "their inner self goes"
          3 "Listen to me, house of Jacob, and all the remnant of the house of Israel who have been carried from [the] belly, who have been carried from [the] womb:
          4 Evenh to [your] old age I [am] he; eveni to [your] advanced age I myself will support [you]. I myself have made [you], and I myself will carry [you], and I myself will support [you], and I will save [you].

          References for Isaiah 46:4

              5 To whom will you liken me, and count as equal, and compare with me, as thoughj we were alike?

              References for Isaiah 46:5

                • ̚ 46:5 - Or "and"
                  6 Those who lavish gold from [the] purse and weigh out silver in the balance scales; hire {a goldsmith}k and he makes him a god; they bow down, indeed they bow in worship.

                  References for Isaiah 46:6

                    • ̛ 46:6 - Literally "one who smelts"