Isaiah 29 :12

Isaiah 29 :12 Translations

King James Version (KJV)

And the book is delivered to him that is not learned, saying, Read this, I pray you: and he said, I am not learned.

American King James Version (AKJV)

And the book is delivered to him that is not learned, saying, Read this, I pray you: and he said, I am not learned.

American Standard Version (ASV)

and the book is delivered to him that is not learned, saying, Read this, I pray thee; and he saith, I am not learned.

Basic English Translation (BBE)

And they give it to one without learning, saying, Make clear to us what is in the book: and he says, I have no knowledge of writing.

Webster's Revision

And the book is delivered to him that is not learned, saying, Read this, I pray thee: and he saith, I am not learned.

World English Bible

and the book is delivered to one who is not educated, saying, "Read this, please;" and he says, "I can't read."

English Revised Version (ERV)

and the book is delivered to him that is not learned, saying, Read this, I pray thee: and he saith, I am not learned.

Definitions for Isaiah 29 :12

Clarke's Commentary on Isaiah 29 :12

Barnes's Commentary on Isaiah 29 :12

And the book is delivered ... - That is, they are just as ignorant of the true nature and meaning of the revelations of God as a man is of the contents of a book who is utterly unable to read.

Wesley's Commentary on Isaiah 29 :12

29:12 Of all - Of all, your prophets. As a book - In which no man can read, while it is sealed up, as books then sometimes were, being made in the form of rolls. Delivered - Unsealed and opened.
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