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Isaiah 57:21

    Isaiah 57:21 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    There is no peace, saith my God, to the wicked.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    There is no peace, said my God, to the wicked.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    There is no peace, saith my God, to the wicked.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    There is no peace, says my God, for the evil-doers.

    Webster's Revision

    There is no peace, saith my God, to the wicked.

    World English Bible

    "There is no peace," says my God, "for the wicked."

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    There is no peace, saith my God, to the wicked.

    Clarke's Commentary on Isaiah 57:21

    There is no peace, saith my God - For אלהי Elohai, twenty-two MSS. (five ancient) of Kennicott's, thirty of De Rossi's, and one ancient of my own, read יהוה Yehovah; the Vulgate, Septuagint, Alex., and Arabic, and three MSS. have both. This verse has reference to the nineteenth. The perseveringly wicked and impenitent are excluded from all share in that peace above mentioned, that reconcilement and pardon which is promised to the penitent only. The forty-eighth chapter ends with the same declaration, to express the exclusion of the unbelievers and impenitent from the benefit of the foregoing promises. - L.

    Barnes' Notes on Isaiah 57:21

    There is no peace - (see the note at Isaiah 48:22).

    Wesley's Notes on Isaiah 57:21

    57:21 No peace - Though they may have a great share of prosperity, yet they have no share in this inward, and spiritual, and everlasting peace.