King James Version
They were confounded because they had hoped; they came thither, and were ashamed.
Darby Bible Translation
They are ashamed at their hope; they come thither, and are confounded.
World English Bible
They were distressed because they were confident. They came there, and were confounded.
Young's Literal Translation
They were ashamed that one hath trusted, They have come unto it and are confounded.
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CommentaryGeneva Study Bible
They were confounded because they had hoped; they came thither, and were ashamed.Job 6:20 Parallel Commentaries
Library"Now the God of Hope Fill You with all Joy and Peace in Believing," &C.
Rom. xv. 13.--"Now the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing," &c. It is usual for the Lord in his word to turn his precepts unto promises, which shows us, that the commandments of God do not so much import an ability in us, or suppose strength to fulfil them, as declare that obligation which lies upon us, and his purpose and intention to accomplish in some, what he requires of all: and therefore we should accordingly convert all his precepts unto prayers, seeing he hath made …
Hugh Binning—The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning
"Thou Shall Keep Him in Perfect Peace, Whose Mind is Stayed on Thee, Because He Trusteth in Thee. "
The Holiness of God
And their nobles have sent their little ones to the waters: they came to the pits, and found no water; they returned with their vessels empty; they were ashamed and confounded, and covered their heads.
Why is my pain perpetual, and my wound incurable, which refuseth to be healed? wilt thou be altogether unto me as a liar, and as waters that fail?
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