Isaiah 51:14
Parallel Verses
New International Version
The cowering prisoners will soon be set free; they will not die in their dungeon, nor will they lack bread.

King James Bible
The captive exile hasteneth that he may be loosed, and that he should not die in the pit, nor that his bread should fail.

Darby Bible Translation
He that is bowed down shall speedily be loosed, and he shall not die in the pit, nor shall his bread fail.

World English Bible
The captive exile shall speedily be freed; and he shall not die [and go down] into the pit, neither shall his bread fail.

Young's Literal Translation
Hastened hath a wanderer to be loosed, And he doth not die at the pit, And his bread is not lacking.

Isaiah 51:14 Parallel
Commentary
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

The captive exile hasteneth that he may be loosed "He marcheth on with speed, who cometh to set free the captive" - Cyrus, if understood of the temporal redemption from the captivity of Babylon; in the spiritual sense, the Messiah, who comes to open the prison to them that are bound.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

captive

Isaiah 48:20 Go you forth of Babylon, flee you from the Chaldeans, with a voice of singing declare you, tell this...

Isaiah 52:2 Shake yourself from the dust; arise, and sit down, O Jerusalem: loose yourself from the bands of your neck, O captive daughter of Zion.

Ezra 1:5 Then rose up the chief of the fathers of Judah and Benjamin, and the priests, and the Levites...

Acts 12:7,8 And, behold, the angel of the Lord came on him, and a light shined in the prison: and he smote Peter on the side, and raised him up...

die

Jeremiah 37:16 When Jeremiah was entered into the dungeon, and into the cabins, and Jeremiah had remained there many days;

Jeremiah 38:6-13 Then took they Jeremiah, and cast him into the dungeon of Malchiah the son of Hammelech, that was in the court of the prison...

Lamentations 3:53,54 They have cut off my life in the dungeon, and cast a stone on me...

Zechariah 9:11 As for you also, by the blood of your covenant I have sent forth your prisoners out of the pit wherein is no water.

Library
August 25 Morning
Look unto the rock whence ye are hewn, and to the hole of the pit whence ye are digged.--ISA 51:1. Behold, I was shapen in iniquity.--None eye pitied thee but thou wast cast out in the open field, to the loathing of thy person, in the day that thou wast born. And when I passed by thee, and saw thee polluted in thine own blood, I said unto thee, Live. He brought me up . . . out of a horrible pit, out of the miry clay, and set my feet upon a rock, and established my goings. And he hath put a new song
Anonymous—Daily Light on the Daily Path

Hearken and Look; Or, Encouragement for Believers
THE second verse contains my actual text. It is the argument by which faith is led to look for the blessings promised in the third verse. It is habitual with some persons to spy out the dark side of every question or fact: they fix their eyes upon the "waste places," and they study them till they know every ruin, and are familiar with the dragons and the owls. They sigh most dolorously that the former times were better than these, and that we have fallen upon most degenerate days. They speak of "shooting
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 27: 1881

An Appendix to the Beatitudes
His commandments are not grievous 1 John 5:3 You have seen what Christ calls for poverty of spirit, pureness of heart, meekness, mercifulness, cheerfulness in suffering persecution, etc. Now that none may hesitate or be troubled at these commands of Christ, I thought good (as a closure to the former discourse) to take off the surmises and prejudices in men's spirits by this sweet, mollifying Scripture, His commandments are not grievous.' The censuring world objects against religion that it is difficult
Thomas Watson—The Beatitudes: An Exposition of Matthew 5:1-12

A Work of Reform
The work of Sabbath reform to be accomplished in the last days is foretold in the prophecy of Isaiah: "Thus saith the Lord, Keep ye judgment, and do justice: for My salvation is near to come, and My righteousness to be revealed. Blessed is the man that doeth this, and the son of man that layeth hold on it; that keepeth the Sabbath from polluting it, and keepeth his hand from doing any evil." "The sons of the stranger, that join themselves to the Lord, to serve Him, and to love the name of the Lord,
Ellen Gould White—The Great Controversy

Cross References
Isaiah 33:6
He will be the sure foundation for your times, a rich store of salvation and wisdom and knowledge; the fear of the LORD is the key to this treasure.

Isaiah 48:20
Leave Babylon, flee from the Babylonians! Announce this with shouts of joy and proclaim it. Send it out to the ends of the earth; say, "The LORD has redeemed his servant Jacob."

Isaiah 49:10
They will neither hunger nor thirst, nor will the desert heat or the sun beat down on them. He who has compassion on them will guide them and lead them beside springs of water.

Isaiah 52:2
Shake off your dust; rise up, sit enthroned, Jerusalem. Free yourself from the chains on your neck, Daughter Zion, now a captive.

Zechariah 9:11
As for you, because of the blood of my covenant with you, I will free your prisoners from the waterless pit.

Jump to Previous
Bent Bowed Bread Captive Chain Die Dungeon Dying End Exile Fail Free Freed Hasteneth Loosed Pit Prisoner Prisoners Quickly Soon Speedily Underworld
Jump to Next
Bent Bowed Bread Captive Chain Die Dungeon Dying End Exile Fail Free Freed Hasteneth Loosed Pit Prisoner Prisoners Quickly Soon Speedily Underworld
Links
Isaiah 51:14 NIV
Isaiah 51:14 NLT
Isaiah 51:14 ESV
Isaiah 51:14 NASB
Isaiah 51:14 KJV

Isaiah 51:14 Bible Apps
Isaiah 51:14 Biblia Paralela
Isaiah 51:14 Chinese Bible
Isaiah 51:14 French Bible
Isaiah 51:14 German Bible

Isaiah 51:14 Commentaries

THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.

Bible Hub
Isaiah 51:13
Top of Page
Top of Page