Isaiah 65:21
New International Version
They will build houses and dwell in them; they will plant vineyards and eat their fruit.

New Living Translation
In those days people will live in the houses they build and eat the fruit of their own vineyards.

English Standard Version
They shall build houses and inhabit them; they shall plant vineyards and eat their fruit.

Berean Study Bible
They will build houses and dwell in them; they will plant vineyards and eat their fruit.

King James Bible
And they shall build houses, and inhabit them; and they shall plant vineyards, and eat the fruit of them.

New King James Version
They shall build houses and inhabit them; They shall plant vineyards and eat their fruit.

New American Standard Bible
“They will build houses and inhabit them; They will also plant vineyards and eat their fruit.

NASB 1995
"They will build houses and inhabit them; They will also plant vineyards and eat their fruit.

NASB 1977
“And they shall build houses and inhabit them; They shall also plant vineyards and eat their fruit.

Amplified Bible
“They will build houses and live in them; They will plant vineyards and eat the fruit.

Christian Standard Bible
People will build houses and live in them; they will plant vineyards and eat their fruit.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
People will build houses and live in them; they will plant vineyards and eat their fruit.

American Standard Version
And they shall build houses, and inhabit them; and they shall plant vineyards, and eat the fruit of them.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And they shall build households and they shall dwell and they shall plant vineyards and they shall eat their fruits

Brenton Septuagint Translation
and they shall build houses, and themselves shall dwell in them; and they shall plant vineyards, and themselves shall eat the fruit thereof.

Contemporary English Version
My people will live in the houses they build; they will enjoy grapes from their own vineyards.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And they shall build houses, and inhabit them; and they shall plant vineyards, and eat the fruits of them.

English Revised Version
And they shall build houses, and inhabit them; and they shall plant vineyards, and eat the fruit of them.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
They will build houses and live there. They will plant vineyards and eat fruit from them.

International Standard Version
People will build houses and live in them; They'll plant vineyards and eat their fruit.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And they shall build houses, and inhabit them; And they shall plant vineyards, and eat the fruit of them.

Literal Standard Version
And they have built houses, and inhabited, "" And planted vineyards, and eaten their fruit.

NET Bible
They will build houses and live in them; they will plant vineyards and eat their fruit.

New Heart English Bible
They shall build houses, and inhabit them; and they shall plant vineyards, and eat their fruit.

World English Bible
They shall build houses, and inhabit them; and they shall plant vineyards, and eat the fruit of them.

Young's Literal Translation
And they have built houses, and inhabited, And planted vineyards, and eaten their fruit.

Additional Translations ...
Context
A New Heavens and Earth
20No longer will a nursing infant live but a few days, or an old man fail to live out his years. For the youth will die at a hundred years, and he who fails to reach a hundred will be considered accursed. 21They will build houses and dwell in them; they will plant vineyards and eat their fruit. 22No longer will they build houses for others to inhabit, nor plant for others to eat. For as is the lifetime of a tree, so will be the days of My people, and My chosen ones will fully enjoy the work of their hands.…

Cross References
Psalm 107:37
They sow fields and plant vineyards that yield a fruitful harvest.

Isaiah 30:23
Then He will send rain for the seed that you have sown in the ground, and the food that comes from your land will be rich and plentiful. On that day your cattle will graze in open pastures.

Isaiah 32:18
Then my people will dwell in a peaceful place, in safe and secure places of rest.

Isaiah 37:30
And this will be a sign to you, O Hezekiah: This year you will eat what grows on its own, and in the second year what springs from the same. But in the third year you will sow and reap; you will plant vineyards and eat their fruit.

Isaiah 62:9
For those who harvest grain will eat it and praise the LORD, and those who gather grapes will drink the wine in My holy courts."

Jeremiah 31:5
Again you will plant vineyards on the hills of Samaria; the farmers will plant and enjoy the fruit.

Amos 9:14
I will restore My people Israel from captivity; they will rebuild and inhabit the ruined cities. They will plant vineyards and drink their wine; they will make gardens and eat their fruit.


Treasury of Scripture

And they shall build houses, and inhabit them; and they shall plant vineyards, and eat the fruit of them.

Isaiah 62:8,9
The LORD hath sworn by his right hand, and by the arm of his strength, Surely I will no more give thy corn to be meat for thine enemies; and the sons of the stranger shall not drink thy wine, for the which thou hast laboured: …

Leviticus 26:16
I also will do this unto you; I will even appoint over you terror, consumption, and the burning ague, that shall consume the eyes, and cause sorrow of heart: and ye shall sow your seed in vain, for your enemies shall eat it.

Deuteronomy 28:30-33
Thou shalt betroth a wife, and another man shall lie with her: thou shalt build an house, and thou shalt not dwell therein: thou shalt plant a vineyard, and shalt not gather the grapes thereof…









(21) They shall build houses . . .--The proverbial type of national security and peace, as the opposite was of national misfortune (Leviticus 26:16; Deuteronomy 28:30).

Verse 21. - They shall build houses, and inhabit them. The curse pronounced on apostasy in Deuteronomy 28:30 shall no more rest on God's people. They shall have the fruition of their labours. No enemy shall be able to deprive them of their crops and houses.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
They will build
וּבָנ֥וּ (ū·ḇā·nū)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Conjunctive perfect - third person common plural
Strong's 1129: To build

houses
בָתִּ֖ים (ḇāt·tîm)
Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 1004: A house

and dwell in them;
וְיָשָׁ֑בוּ (wə·yā·šā·ḇū)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Conjunctive perfect - third person common plural
Strong's 3427: To sit down, to dwell, to remain, to settle, to marry

they will plant
וְנָטְע֣וּ (wə·nā·ṭə·‘ū)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Conjunctive perfect - third person common plural
Strong's 5193: To strike in, fix, to plant

vineyards
כְרָמִ֔ים (ḵə·rā·mîm)
Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 3754: A garden, vineyard

and eat
וְאָכְל֖וּ (wə·’ā·ḵə·lū)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Conjunctive perfect - third person common plural
Strong's 398: To eat

their fruit.
פִּרְיָֽם׃ (pir·yām)
Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine plural
Strong's 6529: Fruit


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