Context3When she brought up one of her cubs,
He became a lion,
And he learned to tear his prey;
He devoured men.
4Then nations heard about him;
5When she saw, as she waited,
6And he walked about among the lions;
7He destroyed their fortified towers
8Then nations set against him
9They put him in a cage with hooks
10Your mother was like a vine in your vineyard,
11And it had strong branches fit for scepters of rulers,
12But it was plucked up in fury;
13And now it is planted in the wilderness,
14And fire has gone out from its branch;
Parallel VersesAmerican Standard Version
And she brought up one of her whelps: he became a young lion, and he learned to catch the prey; he devoured men.
And she brought out one of her whelps, and he became a lion: and he learned to catch the prey, and to devour men.
Darby Bible Translation
And she brought up one of her whelps; it became a young lion, and he learned to catch the prey; he devoured men.
English Revised Version
And she brought up one of her whelps; he became a young lion: and he learned to catch the prey, he devoured men.
Webster's Bible Translation
And she brought up one of her whelps: it became a young lion, and it learned to catch the prey; it devoured men.
World English Bible
She brought up one of her cubs: he became a young lion, and he learned to catch the prey; he devoured men.
Young's Literal Translation
And she bringeth up one of her whelps, A young lion it hath been, And it learneth to tear prey, man it hath devoured.
Library"All Our Righteousnesses are as Filthy Rags, and we all do Fade as a Leaf, and Our Iniquities, Like the Wind, have Taken us Away. "
Isaiah lxiv. 6, 7.--"All our righteousnesses are as filthy rags, and we all do fade as a leaf, and our iniquities, like the wind, have taken us away." Not only are the direct breaches of the command uncleanness, and men originally and actually unclean, but even our holy actions, our commanded duties. Take a man's civility, religion, and all his universal inherent righteousness,--all are filthy rags. And here the church confesseth nothing but what God accuseth her of, Isa. lxvi. 8, and chap. i. ver. …
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