Isaiah 60:12
New International Version
For the nation or kingdom that will not serve you will perish; it will be utterly ruined.

New Living Translation
For the nations that refuse to serve you will be destroyed.

English Standard Version
For the nation and kingdom that will not serve you shall perish; those nations shall be utterly laid waste.

Berean Study Bible
For the nation or kingdom that will not serve you will perish; it will be utterly destroyed.

King James Bible
For the nation and kingdom that will not serve thee shall perish; yea, those nations shall be utterly wasted.

New King James Version
For the nation and kingdom which will not serve you shall perish, And those nations shall be utterly ruined.

New American Standard Bible
“For the nation and the kingdom which will not serve you will perish, And the nations will be utterly ruined.

NASB 1995
“For the nation and the kingdom which will not serve you will perish, And the nations will be utterly ruined.

NASB 1977
“For the nation and the kingdom which will not serve you will perish, And the nations will be utterly ruined.

Amplified Bible
“For the nation or the kingdom which will not serve you [Jerusalem] shall perish, And the nations [that refuse to serve] shall be utterly ruined.

Christian Standard Bible
For the nation and the kingdom that will not serve you will perish; those nations will be annihilated.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
For the nation and the kingdom that will not serve you will perish; those nations will be annihilated.

American Standard Version
For that nation and kingdom that will not serve thee shall perish; yea, those nations shall be utterly wasted.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Because the people and the kingdom that will not serve you shall be destroyed, and nations will be killed by the sword

Brenton Septuagint Translation
For the nations and the kings which will not serve thee shall perish; and those nations shall be made utterly desolate.

Contemporary English Version
Any nation or kingdom that refuses to serve you will be wiped out.

Douay-Rheims Bible
For the nation and the kingdom that will not serve thee, shall perish: and the Gentiles shall be wasted with desolation.

English Revised Version
For that nation and kingdom that will not serve thee shall perish; yea, those nations shall be utterly wasted.

Good News Translation
But nations that do not serve you Will be completely destroyed.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Nations and kingdoms that do not serve you will be destroyed. The nations will certainly be ruined.

International Standard Version
For the nation or kingdom that will not serve you will perish; those nations will be utterly ruined.

JPS Tanakh 1917
For that nation and kingdom that will not serve thee shall perish; Yea, those nations shall be utterly wasted.

Literal Standard Version
For the nation and the kingdom that does not serve you perishes, Indeed, the nations are utterly desolated.

NET Bible
Indeed, nations or kingdoms that do not serve you will perish; such nations will be totally destroyed.

New Heart English Bible
For that nation and kingdom that will not serve you shall perish; yes, those nations shall be utterly wasted.

World English Bible
For that nation and kingdom that will not serve you shall perish; yes, those nations shall be utterly wasted.

Young's Literal Translation
For the nation and the kingdom that do not serve thee perish, Yea, the nations are utterly wasted.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Future Glory for Zion
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. 13The glory of Lebanon will come to you—its cypress, elm, and boxwood together—to adorn the place of My sanctuary, and I will glorify the place of My feet.…

Cross References
Genesis 27:29
May peoples serve you and nations bow down to you. May you be the master of your brothers, and may the sons of your mother bow down to you. May those who curse you be cursed, and those who bless you be blessed."

Psalm 108:13
With God we will perform with valor, and He will trample our enemies.

Isaiah 14:2
The nations will escort Israel and bring it to its homeland. Then the house of Israel will possess the nations as menservants and maidservants in the LORD's land. They will make captives of their captors and rule over their oppressors.

Jeremiah 12:17
But if they will not obey, then I will uproot that nation; I will uproot it and destroy it, declares the LORD."

Daniel 2:34
As you watched, a stone was cut out, but not by human hands. It struck the statue on its feet of iron and clay, and crushed them.

Daniel 2:44
In the days of those kings, the God of heaven will set up a kingdom that will never be destroyed, nor will it be left to another people. It will shatter all these kingdoms and bring them to an end, but will itself stand forever.

Daniel 7:18
But the saints of the Most High will receive the kingdom and possess it forever--yes, forever and ever.'


Treasury of Scripture

For the nation and kingdom that will not serve you shall perish; yes, those nations shall be utterly wasted.

Isaiah 41:11
Behold, all they that were incensed against thee shall be ashamed and confounded: they shall be as nothing; and they that strive with thee shall perish.

Isaiah 54:15
Behold, they shall surely gather together, but not by me: whosoever shall gather together against thee shall fall for thy sake.

Psalm 2:12
Kiss the Son, lest he be angry, and ye perish from the way, when his wrath is kindled but a little. Blessed are all they that put their trust in him.









Verse 12. - The nation... that will not serve thee shall perish. God's curse shall be upon them; they shall wither and decay for lack of the Divine favour and of the graces which God dispenses to mankind through his Church (comp. Zechariah 14:17-19).

Parallel Commentaries ...


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

the nation
הַגּ֧וֹי (hag·gō·w)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 1471: A foreign nation, a Gentile, a troop of animals, a flight of locusts

or kingdom
וְהַמַּמְלָכָ֛ה (wə·ham·mam·lā·ḵāh)
Conjunctive waw, Article | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 4467: Kingdom, sovereignty, dominion, reign

that
אֲשֶׁ֥ר (’ă·šer)
Pronoun - relative
Strong's 834: Who, which, what, that, when, where, how, because, in order that

will not
לֹא־ (lō-)
Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's 3808: Not, no

serve you
יַעַבְד֖וּךְ (ya·‘aḇ·ḏūḵ)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine plural | second person feminine singular
Strong's 5647: To work, to serve, till, enslave

will perish;
יֹאבֵ֑דוּ (yō·ḇê·ḏū)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 6: To wander away, lose oneself, to perish

[it]
וְהַגּוֹיִ֖ם (wə·hag·gō·w·yim)
Conjunctive waw, Article | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 1471: A foreign nation, a Gentile, a troop of animals, a flight of locusts

will be utterly
חָרֹ֥ב (ḥā·rōḇ)
Verb - Qal - Infinitive absolute
Strong's 2717: To parch, to desolate, destroy, kill

destroyed.
יֶחֱרָֽבוּ׃ (ye·ḥĕ·rā·ḇū)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 2717: To parch, to desolate, destroy, kill


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