New Living Translation
All day long I opened my arms to a rebellious people. But they follow their own evil paths and their own crooked schemes.
King James Bible
I have spread out my hands all the day unto a rebellious people, which walketh in a way that was not good, after their own thoughts;
Darby Bible Translation
I have stretched out my hands all the day unto a rebellious people, who walk in a way not good, after their own thoughts;
World English Bible
I have spread out my hands all the day to a rebellious people, who walk in a way that is not good, after their own thoughts;
Young's Literal Translation
I have spread out My hands all the day Unto an apostate people, Who are going in the way not good after their own thoughts.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
65:2 I have spread - Applied to the Jews, Rom 10:21. I have stretched out my hands, I have used all means to reduce them, I have stretched out the hands of a passionate orator to persuade them, of a liberal benefactor to load them with my benefits; this I have done continually in the whole course of my providence with them.
LibraryParable of the Pharisee and Publican.
^C Luke XVIII. 9-14. ^c 9 And he spake also this parable unto certain who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and set all others at nought [It is commonly said that this parable teaches humility in prayer, but the preface and conclusion (see verse 14) show that it is indeed to set forth generally the difference between self-righteousness and humility, and that an occasion of prayer is chosen because it best illustrates the point which the Lord desired to teach. The parable shows that …
J. W. McGarvey—The Four-Fold Gospel
Book ix. Epistle i. To Januarius, Bishop of Caralis (Cagliari).
Another Wonderful Record of 25.
But regarding Israel, God said, "All day long I opened my arms to them, but they were disobedient and rebellious."
They lie awake at night, hatching sinful plots. Their actions are never good. They make no attempt to turn from evil.
"But no, my people wouldn't listen. Israel did not want me around.
So I let them follow their own stubborn desires, living according to their own ideas.
"I called you so often, but you wouldn't come. I reached out to you, but you paid no attention.
Listen, O heavens! Pay attention, earth! This is what the LORD says: "The children I raised and cared for have rebelled against me.
Your leaders are rebels, the companions of thieves. All of them love bribes and demand payoffs, but they refuse to defend the cause of orphans or fight for the rights of widows.
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