Isaiah 42:2
New International Version
He will not shout or cry out, or raise his voice in the streets.

New Living Translation
He will not shout or raise his voice in public.

English Standard Version
He will not cry aloud or lift up his voice, or make it heard in the street;

Berean Study Bible
He will not cry out or raise His voice, nor make His voice heard in the streets.

New American Standard Bible
"He will not cry out or raise His voice, Nor make His voice heard in the street.

King James Bible
He shall not cry, nor lift up, nor cause his voice to be heard in the street.

Christian Standard Bible
He will not cry out or shout or make his voice heard in the streets.

Contemporary English Version
He won't shout or yell or call out in the streets.

Good News Translation
He will not shout or raise his voice or make loud speeches in the streets.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
He will not cry out or shout or make His voice heard in the streets.

International Standard Version
He won't shout, or raise his voice, or make it heard in the street.

NET Bible
He will not cry out or shout; he will not publicize himself in the streets.

New Heart English Bible
He will not shout, nor raise his voice, nor cause it to be heard in the street.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
He will not cry out or raise [his voice]. He will not make his voice heard in the streets.

JPS Tanakh 1917
He shall not cry, nor lift up, Nor cause his voice to be heard in the street.

New American Standard 1977
“He will not cry out or raise His voice, Nor make His voice heard in the street.

Jubilee Bible 2000
He shall not cry, nor lift up, nor cause his voice to be heard in the streets.

King James 2000 Bible
He shall not cry, nor lift up, nor cause his voice to be heard in the street.

American King James Version
He shall not cry, nor lift up, nor cause his voice to be heard in the street.

American Standard Version
He will not cry, nor lift up his voice, nor cause it to be heard in the street.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
He shall not cry, nor lift up his voice, nor shall his voice be heard without.

Douay-Rheims Bible
He shall not cry, nor have respect to person, neither shall his voice be heard abroad.

Darby Bible Translation
He shall not cry, nor lift up, nor cause his voice to be heard in the street.

English Revised Version
He shall not cry, nor lift up, nor cause his voice to be heard in the street.

Webster's Bible Translation
He shall not cry, nor lift up, nor cause his voice to be heard in the street.

World English Bible
He will not shout, nor raise his voice, nor cause it to be heard in the street.

Young's Literal Translation
He doth not cry, nor lift up, Nor cause his voice to be heard, in the street.
Study Bible
Here is My Servant
1Here is My Servant, whom I uphold, My Chosen One, in whom My soul delights. I will put My Spirit on Him, and He will bring justice to the nations. 2He will not cry out or raise His voice, nor make His voice heard in the streets. 3A bruised reed He will not break and a smoldering wick He will not extinguish; He will faithfully bring forth justice.…
Cross References
Matthew 12:19
He will not quarrel or cry out; no one will hear His voice in the streets.

Isaiah 42:1
Here is My Servant, whom I uphold, My Chosen One, in whom My soul delights. I will put My Spirit on Him, and He will bring justice to the nations.

Isaiah 42:3
A bruised reed He will not break and a smoldering wick He will not extinguish; He will faithfully bring forth justice.

Treasury of Scripture

He shall not cry, nor lift up, nor cause his voice to be heard in the street.

Zechariah 9:9
Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion; shout, O daughter of Jerusalem: behold, thy King cometh unto thee: he is just, and having salvation; lowly, and riding upon an ass, and upon a colt the foal of an ass.

Matthew 11:29
Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and ye shall find rest unto your souls.

Matthew 12:16-20
And charged them that they should not make him known: …







Lexicon
He will not
לֹ֥א (lō)
Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's Hebrew 3808: Not, no

cry out
יִצְעַ֖ק (yiṣ·‘aq)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 6817: To shriek, to proclaim

[or]
וְלֹ֣א (wə·lō)
Conjunctive waw | Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's Hebrew 3808: Not, no

raise [His voice],
יִשָּׂ֑א (yiś·śā)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 5375: To lift, carry, take

nor
וְלֹֽא־ (wə·lō-)
Conjunctive waw | Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's Hebrew 3808: Not, no

make His voice
קוֹלֽוֹ׃ (qō·w·lōw)
Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 6963: A voice, sound

heard
יַשְׁמִ֥יעַ (yaš·mî·a‘)
Verb - Hifil - Imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 8085: To hear intelligently

in the streets.
בַּח֖וּץ (ba·ḥūṣ)
Preposition-b, Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 2351: Separate by a, wall, outside, outdoors
(2) He shall not cry . . .--Isaiah's ideal of a teacher, but partly realised in himself, is that of one exempt from the violence of strong feelings, calm in the sereneness of authority, strong in his far-reaching and pitying sympathy. False prophets might rave as in orgiastic frenzy. We are reminded of Solon affecting the inspiration of a soothsayer in order to attract attention to his converts. Even true prophets might be stirred to vehement and incisive speech, but it should not be so with him. No point of resemblance between the archetype and the portrait seems to have impressed men so deeply as this (Matthew 7:29; Matthew 12:17-21). The "street" describes the open space of an Eastern city, in which, as in the Greek agora, men harangued the people, while "the gate of the city" was reserved for the more formal administration of justice. (Ruth 4:1; Proverbs 31:23.)

Verse 2. - He shall not cry, nor lift up. Supply, after "lift up," "his voice" from the next clause. His methods shall be quiet and gentle. He shall not seek to recommend his teaching by clamour or noisy demonstrations. There shall be a marked unobtrusiveness in all his doings (comp. Matthew 8:4; Matthew 9:30; Matthew 12:15; Matthew 14:13; John 5:13; John 6:15; John 7:3, 4; John 8:59; John 10:40, etc.). 42:1-4 This prophecy was fulfilled in Christ, Mt 12:17. Let our souls rely on him, and rejoice in him; then, for his sake, the Father will be well-pleased with us. The Holy Spirit not only came, but rested upon him, and without measure. He patiently bore the contradiction of sinners. His kingdom is spiritual; he was not to appear with earthly honours. He is tender of those oppressed with doubts and fears, as a bruised reed; those who are as smoking flax, as the wick of a lamp newly lighted, which is ready to go out again. He will not despise them, nor lay upon them more work or more suffering than they can bear. By a long course of miracles and his resurrection, he fully showed the truth of his holy religion. By the power of his gospel and grace he fixes principles in the minds of men, which tend to make them wise and just. The most distant nations wait for his law, wait for his gospel, and shall welcome it. If we would make our calling and election sure, and have the Father delight over us for good, we must behold, hear, believe in, and obey Christ.
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