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Isaiah 53:2 NLT

2 My servant grew up in the LORD ’s presence like a tender green shoot, like a root in dry ground. There was nothing beautiful or majestic about his appearance, nothing to attract us to him.

Study tools for Isaiah 53:2

  • a 53:4 - Or Yet it was our sicknesses he carried; / it was our diseases.
  • b 53:8 - Greek version reads He was humiliated and received no justice. Compare Acts 8:33 .
  • c 53:8 - Or As for his contemporaries, / who cared that his life was cut short in midstream? Greek version reads Who can speak of his descendants? / For his life was taken from the earth. Compare Acts 8:33 .