Parallel Bible results for Isaiah 57:1-6

The Darby Translation

New International Version

Isaiah 57:1-6

DBY 1 The righteous perisheth, and no man layeth it to heart; and merciful men are taken away, none considering that the righteous is taken away from before the evil. NIV 1 The righteous perish, and no one ponders it in his heart; devout men are taken away, and no one understands that the righteous are taken away to be spared from evil. DBY 2 He entereth into peace: they rest in their beds, [each one] that hath walked in his uprightness. NIV 2 Those who walk uprightly enter into peace; they find rest as they lie in death. DBY 3 But draw near hither, ye sons of the sorceress, the seed of the adulterer and the harlot. NIV 3 "But you--come here, you sons of a sorceress, you offspring of adulterers and prostitutes! DBY 4 Against whom do ye sport yourselves? Against whom do ye make a wide mouth, [and] draw out the tongue? Are ye not children of transgression, a seed of falsehood, NIV 4 Whom are you mocking? At whom do you sneer and stick out your tongue? Are you not a brood of rebels, the offspring of liars? DBY 5 inflaming yourselves with idols under every green tree, slaying the children in the valleys under the clefts of the rocks? NIV 5 You burn with lust among the oaks and under every spreading tree; you sacrifice your children in the ravines and under the overhanging crags. DBY 6 Among the smooth [stones] of the torrent is thy portion; they, they are thy lot: even to them hast thou poured out a drink-offering, thou hast offered an oblation. Shall I be comforted myself as to these things? NIV 6 [The idols] among the smooth stones of the ravines are your portion; they, they are your lot. Yes, to them you have poured out drink offerings and offered grain offerings. In the light of these things, should I relent?