Parallel Bible results for Isaiah 47:1-6

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Isaiah 47:1-6

CEB 1 Go down and sit in the dust, virgin Daughter Babylon! Sit on the ground without a throne, Daughter Chaldea, because they will no longer call you tender and pampered. NIV 1 "Go down, sit in the dust, Virgin Daughter of Babylon; sit on the ground without a throne, Daughter of the Babylonians. No more will you be called tender or delicate. CEB 2 Take the millstones and grind flour! Remove your veil, strip off your robe, expose your thighs, wade through the rivers! NIV 2 Take millstones and grind flour; take off your veil. Lift up your skirts, bare your legs, and wade through the streams. CEB 3 Your nakedness will be exposed, and your disgrace will be seen. I will take vengeance; no one will intervene. NIV 3 Your nakedness will be exposed and your shame uncovered. I will take vengeance; I will spare no one." CEB 4 Our redeemer has spoken; the LORD of heavenly forces is his name, the holy one of Israel. NIV 4 Our Redeemer--the LORD Almighty is his name-- is the Holy One of Israel. CEB 5 Sit silent and go into darkness, Daughter Chaldea, because they will no longer call you Queen of Kingdoms. NIV 5 "Sit in silence, go into darkness, Daughter of the Babylonians; no more will you be called queen of kingdoms. CEB 6 I was enraged with my people; I made my inheritance impure and put them under your power. You took no pity on them. You made your yoke heavy even on the elderly. NIV 6 I was angry with my people and desecrated my inheritance; I gave them into your hand, and you showed them no mercy. Even on the aged you laid a very heavy yoke.