Parallel Bible results for Isaiah 33:17-24

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Isaiah 33:17-24

RSVA 17 Your eyes will see the king in his beauty; they will behold a land that stretches afar. NIV 17 Your eyes will see the king in his beauty and view a land that stretches afar. RSVA 18 Your mind will muse on the terror: "Where is he who counted, where is he who weighed the tribute? Where is he who counted the towers?" NIV 18 In your thoughts you will ponder the former terror: "Where is that chief officer? Where is the one who took the revenue? Where is the officer in charge of the towers?" RSVA 19 You will see no more the insolent people, the people of an obscure speech which you cannot comprehend, stammering in a tongue which you cannot understand. NIV 19 You will see those arrogant people no more, those people of an obscure speech, with their strange, incomprehensible tongue. RSVA 20 Look upon Zion, the city of our appointed feasts! Your eyes will see Jerusalem, a quiet habitation, an immovable tent, whose stakes will never be plucked up, nor will any of its cords be broken. NIV 20 Look upon Zion, the city of our festivals; your eyes will see Jerusalem, a peaceful abode, a tent that will not be moved; its stakes will never be pulled up, nor any of its ropes broken. RSVA 21 But there the LORD in majesty will be for us a place of broad rivers and streams, where no galley with oars can go, nor stately ship can pass. NIV 21 There the LORD will be our Mighty One. It will be like a place of broad rivers and streams. No galley with oars will ride them, no mighty ship will sail them. RSVA 22 For the LORD is our judge, the LORD is our ruler, the LORD is our king; he will save us. NIV 22 For the LORD is our judge, the LORD is our lawgiver, the LORD is our king; it is he who will save us. RSVA 23 Your tackle hangs loose; it cannot hold the mast firm in its place, or keep the sail spread out. Then prey and spoil in abundance will be divided; even the lame will take the prey. NIV 23 Your rigging hangs loose: The mast is not held secure, the sail is not spread. Then an abundance of spoils will be divided and even the lame will carry off plunder. RSVA 24 And no inhabitant will say, "I am sick"; the people who dwell there will be forgiven their iniquity. NIV 24 No one living in Zion will say, "I am ill"; and the sins of those who dwell there will be forgiven.