Parallel Bible results for Isaiah 47:1-6

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Isaiah 47:1-6

CJB 1 "Come down, and sit in the dust, you virgin daughter of Bavel! Sit on the ground, not on a throne, daughter of the Kasdim! No longer are you to be called dainty and delicate. 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. CJB 2 Take the millstones, and grind meal; take off your veil, strip off your skirt, uncover your legs, wade through the streams. NIV 2 Take millstones and grind flour; take off your veil. Lift up your skirts, bare your legs, and wade through the streams. CJB 3 Your private parts will be exposed; yes, your shame will be seen. I am going to take vengeance, and no one will stand in my way." NIV 3 Your nakedness will be exposed and your shame uncovered. I will take vengeance; I will spare no one." CJB 4 Our Redeemer! ADONAI-Tzva'ot is his name, the Holy One of Isra'el! NIV 4 Our Redeemer--the LORD Almighty is his name-- is the Holy One of Israel. CJB 5 "Sit there speechless, go into darkness, you daughter of the Kasdim! For you will no longer be called the mistress of kingdoms. NIV 5 "Sit in silence, go into darkness, Daughter of the Babylonians; no more will you be called queen of kingdoms. CJB 6 I was angry with my people, I desecrated my own possession and gave them over to you. But you showed them no mercy; you made your yoke very heavy, even upon the aged. 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.