Isaiah 30:31
New International Version
The voice of the LORD will shatter Assyria; with his rod he will strike them down.

New Living Translation
At the LORD’s command, the Assyrians will be shattered. He will strike them down with his royal scepter.

English Standard Version
The Assyrians will be terror-stricken at the voice of the LORD, when he strikes with his rod.

Berean Study Bible
For Assyria will be shattered at the voice of the LORD; He will strike them with His scepter.

King James Bible
For through the voice of the LORD shall the Assyrian be beaten down, which smote with a rod.

New King James Version
For through the voice of the LORD Assyria will be beaten down, As He strikes with the rod.

New American Standard Bible
For at the voice of the LORD Assyria will be terrified, When He strikes with the rod.

NASB 1995
For at the voice of the LORD Assyria will be terrified, When He strikes with the rod.

NASB 1977
For at the voice of the LORD Assyria will be terrified, When He strikes with the rod.

Amplified Bible
For at the voice of the LORD the Assyrians will be terrified, When He strikes [them] with the rod.

Christian Standard Bible
Assyria will be shattered by the voice of the LORD. He will strike with a rod.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Assyria will be shattered by the voice of the LORD. He will strike with a rod.

American Standard Version
For through the voice of Jehovah shall the Assyrian be dismayed; with his rod will he smite him .

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Because the Assyrian will be broken from before the majesty of LORD JEHOVAH, and he shall be beaten with a rod

Brenton Septuagint Translation
For by the voice of the Lord the Assyrians shall be overcome, even by the stroke wherewith he shall smite them.

Contemporary English Version
When the Assyrians hear the LORD's voice and see him striking with his iron rod, they will be terrified.

Douay-Rheims Bible
For at the voice of the Lord the Assyrian shall fear being struck with the rod.

English Revised Version
For through the voice of the LORD shall the Assyrian be broken in pieces, which smote with a rod.

Good News Translation
The Assyrians will be terrified when they hear the LORD's voice and feel the force of his punishment.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
At the sound of the LORD, the people of Assyria will be shattered. He will strike them with his rod.

International Standard Version
Indeed, the Assyrians will be shattered at the LORD's voice, when he strikes them with his scepter.

JPS Tanakh 1917
For through the voice of the LORD shall Asshur be dismayed, The rod with which He smote.

Literal Standard Version
For from the voice of YHWH Asshur [is] broken down, "" He strikes with a rod.

NET Bible
Indeed, the LORD's shout will shatter Assyria; he will beat them with a club.

New Heart English Bible
For through the voice of the LORD the Assyrian will be dismayed. He will strike him with his rod.

World English Bible
For through the voice of Yahweh the Assyrian will be dismayed. He will strike him with his rod.

Young's Literal Translation
For from the voice of Jehovah broken down is Asshur, With a rod He smiteth.

Additional Translations ...
Context
God's Mercies
30And the LORD will cause His majestic voice to be heard and His mighty arm to be revealed, striking in angry wrath with a flame of consuming fire, and with cloudburst, storm, and hailstones. 31For Assyria will be shattered at the voice of the LORD; He will strike them with His scepter. 32And with every stroke of the rod of punishment that the LORD brings down on them, the tambourines and lyres will sound as He battles with weapons brandished.…

Cross References
Isaiah 10:12
So when the Lord has completed all His work against Mount Zion and Jerusalem, He will say, "I will punish the king of Assyria for the fruit of his arrogant heart and the proud look in his eyes.

Isaiah 10:26
And the LORD of Hosts will brandish a whip against them, as when He struck Midian at the rock of Oreb. He will raise His staff over the sea, as He did in Egypt.

Isaiah 11:4
but with righteousness He will judge the poor, and with equity He will decide for the lowly of the earth. He will strike the earth with the rod of His mouth and slay the wicked with the breath of His lips.

Isaiah 14:25
I will break Assyria in My land; I will trample him on My mountain. His yoke will be taken off My people, and his burden removed from their shoulders."

Isaiah 27:7
Has the LORD struck Israel as He struck her oppressors? Was she killed like those who slayed her?

Isaiah 30:30
And the LORD will cause His majestic voice to be heard and His mighty arm to be revealed, striking in angry wrath with a flame of consuming fire, and with cloudburst, storm, and hailstones.

Isaiah 31:8
"Then Assyria will fall, but not by the sword of man; a sword will devour them, but not one made by mortals. They will flee before the sword, and their young men will be put to forced labor.


Treasury of Scripture

For through the voice of the LORD shall the Assyrian be beaten down, which smote with a rod.

the voice

Isaiah 30:30
And the LORD shall cause his glorious voice to be heard, and shall shew the lighting down of his arm, with the indignation of his anger, and with the flame of a devouring fire, with scattering, and tempest, and hailstones.

Isaiah 37:32-38
For out of Jerusalem shall go forth a remnant, and they that escape out of mount Zion: the zeal of the LORD of hosts shall do this…

which smote

Isaiah 9:4
For thou hast broken the yoke of his burden, and the staff of his shoulder, the rod of his oppressor, as in the day of Midian.

Isaiah 10:5,15,24
O Assyrian, the rod of mine anger, and the staff in their hand is mine indignation…

Psalm 17:13,14
Arise, O LORD, disappoint him, cast him down: deliver my soul from the wicked, which is thy sword: …









(31) Shall the Assyrian be beaten down, which smote with a rod.--Better, and He (Jehovah) shall smite with the rod. Asshur appears as the foremost and most dreaded enemy of Judah. The prediction points to the destruction of the armies of Sennacherib.

Verse 31. - For through the voice of the Lord shall the Assyrian be beaten down; rather, for at the voice of the Lord shall Assyria be dismayed (compare the first clause of ver. 30). Which smote with a rod; rather, with the rod will he (i.e. Jehovah) smite.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
For
כִּֽי־ (kî-)
Conjunction
Strong's 3588: A relative conjunction

Assyria
אַשּׁ֑וּר (’aš·šūr)
Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's 804: Ashshur

will be shattered
יֵחַ֣ת (yê·ḥaṯ)
Verb - Nifal - Imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 2865: To prostrate, to break down, either, by violence, by confusion and fear

at the voice
מִקּ֥וֹל (miq·qō·wl)
Preposition-m | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 6963: A voice, sound

of the LORD.
יְהוָ֖ה (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

He will strike
יַכֶּֽה׃ (yak·keh)
Verb - Hifil - Imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 5221: To strike

with a rod.
בַּשֵּׁ֖בֶט (baš·šê·ḇeṭ)
Preposition-b, Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 7626: Rod, staff, club, scepter, tribe


Jump to Previous
Asshur Assyria Assyrian Assyrians Beaten Broken Dismayed Lord's Rod Scepter Shatter Smite Smites Smiteth Smote Strike Strikes Terrified Voice
Jump to Next
Asshur Assyria Assyrian Assyrians Beaten Broken Dismayed Lord's Rod Scepter Shatter Smite Smites Smiteth Smote Strike Strikes Terrified Voice
Links
Isaiah 30:31 NIV
Isaiah 30:31 NLT
Isaiah 30:31 ESV
Isaiah 30:31 NASB
Isaiah 30:31 KJV

Isaiah 30:31 BibleApps.com
Isaiah 30:31 Biblia Paralela
Isaiah 30:31 Chinese Bible
Isaiah 30:31 French Bible
Isaiah 30:31 Clyx Quotations

OT Prophets: Isaiah 30:31 For through the voice of Yahweh (Isa Isi Is)
Isaiah 30:30
Top of Page
Top of Page