Isaiah 28:11 NLT

11 So now God will have to speak to his people through foreign oppressors who speak a strange language!

Study tools for Isaiah 28:11

  • a 28:1 - Hebrew What sorrow awaits the crowning glory of the drunks of Ephraim, referring to Samaria, capital of the northern kingdom of Israel.
  • b 28:3 - Hebrew The crowning glory of the drunks of Ephraim; see note on 28:1 .
  • c 28:15 - Hebrew Sheol; also in 28:18 .
  • d 28:16 - Hebrew in Zion.
  • e 28:16 - Greek version reads Look! I am placing a stone in the foundation of Jerusalem [literally Zion ], / a precious cornerstone for its foundation, chosen for great honor. / Anyone who trusts in him will never be disgraced. Compare Rom 9:33 ; 1 Pet 2:6 .