New Living Translation
To whom can you compare God? What image can you find to resemble him?
King James Bible
To whom then will ye liken God? or what likeness will ye compare unto him?
Darby Bible Translation
To whom then will ye liken �God? and what likeness will ye compare unto him?
World English Bible
To whom then will you liken God? Or what likeness will you compare to him?
Young's Literal Translation
And unto whom do ye liken God, And what likeness do ye compare to Him?
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
40:18 To whom - This is a proper inference from the foregoing discourse of God's infinite greatness; from whence he takes occasion to shew both the folly of those that make mean and visible representations of God, and the utter inability of men or idols to give any opposition to God.
LibrarySalvation Published from the Mountains
O Zion, that bringest good tidings, get thee up into the high mountain; O Jerusalem, that bringest good tidings, lift up thy voice with strength; lift it up, be not afraid: say unto the cities of Judah, Behold your God! I t would be improper to propose an alteration, though a slight one, in the reading of a text, without bearing my testimony to the great value of our English version, which I believe, in point of simplicity, strength, and fidelity, is not likely to be excelled by a new translation …
John Newton—Messiah Vol. 1
The Withering Work of the Spirit
And since this is true, we shouldn't think of God as an idol designed by craftsmen from gold or silver or stone.
"Do it tomorrow," Pharaoh said. "All right," Moses replied, "it will be as you have said. Then you will know that there is no one like the LORD our God.
"Who is like you among the gods, O LORD--glorious in holiness, awesome in splendor, performing great wonders?
"But be very careful! You did not see the LORD's form on the day he spoke to you from the heart of the fire at Mount Sinai.
1 Samuel 2:2
No one is holy like the LORD! There is no one besides you; there is no Rock like our God.
"To whom will you compare me? Who is my equal?" asks the Holy One.
"To whom will you compare me? Who is my equal?
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