Isaiah 60:11
New International Version
Your gates will always stand open, they will never be shut, day or night, so that people may bring you the wealth of the nations-- their kings led in triumphal procession.

New Living Translation
Your gates will stay open day and night to receive the wealth of many lands. The kings of the world will be led as captives in a victory procession.

English Standard Version
Your gates shall be open continually; day and night they shall not be shut, that people may bring to you the wealth of the nations, with their kings led in procession.

Berean Study Bible
Your gates will always stand open; they will never be shut, day or night, so that the wealth of the nations may be brought into you, with their kings being led in procession.

King James Bible
Therefore thy gates shall be open continually; they shall not be shut day nor night; that men may bring unto thee the forces of the Gentiles, and that their kings may be brought.

New King James Version
Therefore your gates shall be open continually; They shall not be shut day or night, That men may bring to you the wealth of the Gentiles, And their kings in procession.

New American Standard Bible
“Your gates will be open continually; They will not be closed day or night, So that people may bring you the wealth of the nations, With their kings led in procession.

NASB 1995
"Your gates will be open continually; They will not be closed day or night, So that men may bring to you the wealth of the nations, With their kings led in procession.

NASB 1977
“And your gates will be open continually; They will not be closed day or night, So that men may bring to you the wealth of the nations, With their kings led in procession.

Amplified Bible
“Your gates will be open continually; They shall not be shut day or night, So that people may bring to you the wealth of the nations— With their kings led in procession.

Christian Standard Bible
Your city gates will always be open; they will never be shut day or night so that the wealth of the nations may be brought into you, with their kings being led in procession.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Your gates will always be open; they will never be shut day or night so that the wealth of the nations may be brought into you, with their kings being led in procession.

American Standard Version
Thy gates also shall be open continually; they shall not be shut day nor night; that men may bring unto thee the wealth of the nations, and their kings led captive.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Your gates shall be opened constantly by day and by night, and they shall not be shut, and the armies of the Gentiles shall enter to you, and their Kings, when they are led captive

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And thy gates shall be opened continually; they shall not be shut day nor night; to bring in to thee the power of the Gentiles, and their kings as captives.

Contemporary English Version
Your gates will be open day and night to let the rulers of nations lead their people to you with all their treasures.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And thy gates shall be open continually: they shall not be shut day nor night, that the strength of the Gentiles may be brought to thee, and their kings may be brought.

English Revised Version
Thy gates also shall be open continually; they shall not be shut day nor night; that men may bring unto thee the wealth of the nations; and their kings led with them.

Good News Translation
Day and night your gates will be open, So that the kings of the nations May bring you their wealth.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Your gates will always be open. They will never be closed day or night so that people may bring you the wealth of nations, with their kings led as prisoners.

International Standard Version
Your gates will always stand open by day or night, and they will not be shut, so that nations will bring you their wealth, with their kings led in procession.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Thy gates also shall be open continually, Day and night, they shall not be shut; That men may bring unto thee the wealth of the nations, And their kings in procession.

Literal Standard Version
And your gates have continually opened, "" They are not shut by day and by night, "" To bring the force of nations to you, "" Even their kings are led.

NET Bible
Your gates will remain open at all times; they will not be shut during the day or at night, so that the wealth of nations may be delivered, with their kings leading the way.

New Heart English Bible
Your gates also shall be open continually; they shall not be shut day nor night; that men may bring to you the wealth of the nations, and their kings led captive.

World English Bible
Your gates also shall be open continually; they shall not be shut day nor night; that men may bring to you the wealth of the nations, and their kings led captive.

Young's Literal Translation
And opened have thy gates continually, By day and by night they are not shut, To bring unto thee the force of nations, Even their kings are led.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Future Glory for Zion
10Foreigners will rebuild your walls, and their kings will serve you. Although I struck you in anger, yet in favor I will show you mercy. 11Your gates will always stand open; they will never be shut, day or night, so that the wealth of the nations may be brought into you, with their kings being led in procession. 12For the nation or kingdom that will not serve you will perish; it will be utterly destroyed.…

Cross References
Revelation 21:25
Its gates will never be shut at the end of the day, because there will be no night there.

Revelation 21:26
And into the city will be brought the glory and honor of the nations.

Psalm 149:8
to bind their kings with chains and their nobles with shackles of iron,

Isaiah 24:21
In that day the LORD will punish the host of heaven above and the kings of the earth below.

Isaiah 26:2
Open the gates so a righteous nation may enter--one that remains faithful.

Isaiah 56:7
I will bring them to My holy mountain and make them joyful in My house of prayer. Their burnt offerings and sacrifices will be accepted on My altar, for My house will be called a house of prayer for all the nations."

Isaiah 60:5
Then you will look and be radiant, and your heart will tremble and swell with joy, because the riches of the sea will be brought to you, and the wealth of the nations will come to you.

Isaiah 60:18
No longer will violence be heard in your land, nor ruin or destruction within your borders. But you will name your walls Salvation and your gates Praise.

Isaiah 61:6
But you will be called the priests of the LORD; they will speak of you as ministers of our God; you will feed on the wealth of nations, and you will boast in their riches.

Isaiah 62:10
Go out, go out through the gates; prepare the way for the people! Build it up, build up the highway; clear away the stones; raise a banner for the nations!


Treasury of Scripture

Therefore your gates shall be open continually; they shall not be shut day nor night; that men may bring to you the forces of the Gentiles, and that their kings may be brought.

therefore.

Nehemiah 13:19
And it came to pass, that when the gates of Jerusalem began to be dark before the sabbath, I commanded that the gates should be shut, and charged that they should not be opened till after the sabbath: and some of my servants set I at the gates, that there should no burden be brought in on the sabbath day.

Revelation 21:25
And the gates of it shall not be shut at all by day: for there shall be no night there.

forces.

Isaiah 60:5
Then thou shalt see, and flow together, and thine heart shall fear, and be enlarged; because the abundance of the sea shall be converted unto thee, the forces of the Gentiles shall come unto thee.









(11) Thy gates shall be open continually.--The words imply (1) a state of peace in which there would be no danger of attack; and (2) the constant stream of caravans of pilgrims, With their offerings, entering by night as well as day. It is interesting to note St. John's transfer of the thought to the heavenly Jerusalem (Revelation 21:25-26).

The forces of the Gentiles.--Better, the riches, or the possessions.

That their kings may be brought . . .--The verb, as in Isaiah 20:4, 1Samuel 30:2, implies that they are brought as captives, acknowledging, with or against their will, the sovereignty of Zion.

Verse 11. - Thy gates shall be open continually. That all who seek salvation may have free access at all times. There is no fear of enemies entering, since war has ceased (Isaiah 2:4; Isaiah 11:9, etc.). The forces of the Gentiles; rather, the wealth of the Gentiles, as in ver. 5. That their kings may be brought; i.e. forced to come by their subjects, who know that their own prosperity is involved in complete submission to the Church established in Zion, and therefore compel their kings to come and render their homage in person.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Your gates
שְׁעָרַ֧יִךְ (šə·‘ā·ra·yiḵ)
Noun - masculine plural construct | second person feminine singular
Strong's 8179: An opening, door, gate

will always
תָּמִ֛יד (tā·mîḏ)
Adverb
Strong's 8548: Continuance, constant, ellipt, the regular, sacrifice

stand open;
וּפִתְּח֨וּ (ū·p̄it·tə·ḥū)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Piel - Conjunctive perfect - third person common plural
Strong's 6605: To open wide, to loosen, begin, plough, carve

they will never
לֹ֣א (lō)
Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's 3808: Not, no

be shut,
יִסָּגֵ֑רוּ (yis·sā·ḡê·rū)
Verb - Nifal - Imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 5462: To shut up, to surrender

day
יוֹמָ֥ם (yō·w·mām)
Adverb
Strong's 3119: Daytime, by day

or night,
וָלַ֖יְלָה (wā·lay·lāh)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 3915: A twist, night, adversity

so that the wealth
חֵ֣יל (ḥêl)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 2428: A force, an army, wealth, virtue, valor, strength

of the nations
גּוֹיִ֔ם (gō·w·yim)
Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 1471: A foreign nation, a Gentile, a troop of animals, a flight of locusts

may be brought
לְהָבִ֤יא (lə·hā·ḇî)
Preposition-l | Verb - Hifil - Infinitive construct
Strong's 935: To come in, come, go in, go

into you,
אֵלַ֙יִךְ֙ (’ê·la·yiḵ)
Preposition | second person feminine singular
Strong's 413: Near, with, among, to

with their kings
וּמַלְכֵיהֶ֖ם (ū·mal·ḵê·hem)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine plural construct | third person masculine plural
Strong's 4428: A king

being led in procession.
נְהוּגִֽים׃ (nə·hū·ḡîm)
Verb - Qal - QalPassParticiple - masculine plural
Strong's 5090: To drive forth, lead, carry away, to proceed, to sigh


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