Isaiah 62:4

4 No longer will they call you Deserted, or name your land Desolate. But you will be called Hephzibah,[a]and your land Beulah[b] ; for the LORD will take delight in you, and your land will be married.

Isaiah 62:4 in Other Translations

KJV
4 Thou shalt no more be termed Forsaken; neither shall thy land any more be termed Desolate: but thou shalt be called Hephzibah, and thy land Beulah: for the LORD delighteth in thee, and thy land shall be married.
ESV
4 You shall no more be termed Forsaken, and your land shall no more be termed Desolate, but you shall be called My Delight Is in Her, and your land Married; for the LORD delights in you, and your land shall be married.
NLT
4 Never again will you be called “The Forsaken City” or “The Desolate Land.” Your new name will be “The City of God’s Delight” and “The Bride of God,” for the LORD delights in you and will claim you as his bride.
MSG
4 No more will anyone call you Rejected, and your country will no more be called Ruined. You'll be called Hephzibah (My Delight), and your land Beulah (Married), Because God delights in you and your land will be like a wedding celebration.
CSB
4 You will no longer be called Deserted, and your land will not be called Desolate; instead, you will be called My Delight is in Her, and your land Married; for the Lord delights in you, and your land will be married.

Isaiah 62:4 In-Context

2 The nations will see your vindication, and all kings your glory; you will be called by a new name that the mouth of the LORD will bestow.
3 You will be a crown of splendor in the LORD’s hand, a royal diadem in the hand of your God.
4 No longer will they call you Deserted, or name your land Desolate. But you will be called Hephzibah,and your land Beulah ; for the LORD will take delight in you, and your land will be married.
5 As a young man marries a young woman, so will your Builder marry you; as a bridegroom rejoices over his bride, so will your God rejoice over you.
6 I have posted watchmen on your walls, Jerusalem; they will never be silent day or night. You who call on the LORD, give yourselves no rest,

Cross References 5

  • 1. S Leviticus 26:43; S Isaiah 6:12; S Isaiah 54:6
  • 2. S Isaiah 49:19; S Isaiah 51:19
  • 3. 2 Kings 21:1
  • 4. Isaiah 65:19; Jeremiah 32:41; Zephaniah 3:17; Malachi 3:12
  • 5. Isaiah 54:5; Jeremiah 3:14; Hosea 2:19

Footnotes 2

  • [a]. "Hephzibah" means "my delight is in her."
  • [b]. "Beulah" means "married."
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