New Living Translation
The underworld is naked in God's presence. The place of destruction is uncovered.
King James Bible
Hell is naked before him, and destruction hath no covering.
Darby Bible Translation
Sheol is naked before him, and destruction hath no covering.
World English Bible
Sheol is naked before God, and Abaddon has no covering.
Young's Literal Translation
Naked is Sheol over-against Him, And there is no covering to destruction.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
26:6 Hell - Is in his presence, and under his providence. Hell itself, that place of utter darkness, is not hid from his sight. Destruction - The place of destruction.
LibraryThat the Self-Existent Being must be All-Powerful.
The self-existent being, the supreme cause of all things, must of necessity have infinite power.--This proposition is evident, and undeniable. For since nothing (as has been already proved,) can possibly be self-existent, besides himself; and consequently all things in the universe were made by him, and are entirely dependent upon him; and all the powers of all things are derived from him, and must therefore be perfectly subject and subordinate to him; it is manifest that nothing can make any difficulty …
Samuel Clarke—A Discourse Concerning the Being and Attributes of God
Use to be Made of the Doctrine of Providence.
"Seek First the Kingdom of God," &C.
The Host of Heaven and of Earth.
Nothing in all creation is hidden from God. Everything is naked and exposed before his eyes, and he is the one to whom we are accountable.
Their king is the angel from the bottomless pit; his name in Hebrew is [Abaddon,] and in Greek, [Apollyon]--the Destroyer.
Had I died at birth, I would now be at peace. I would be asleep and at rest.
"Without warning, he moves the mountains, overturning them in his anger.
Such knowledge is higher than the heavens--and who are you? It is deeper than the underworld--what do you know?
Destruction and Death say, 'We've heard only rumors of where wisdom can be found.'
It is a fire that burns all the way to hell. It would wipe out everything I own.
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