KJV ISA41 with Strong's Hebrew/GreekISA40.htm ISA42.htm
41:1 Keep silence [H2790] before me, O islands [H339] ; and let the people [H3816] renew [H2498] [their] strength [H3581] : let them come near [H5066] ; then let them speak [H1696] : let us come near [H7126] together [H3162] to judgment [H4941] .
41:2 Who raised up [H5782] the righteous [H6664] [man] from the east [H4217] , called [H7121] him to his foot [H7272] , gave [H5414] the nations [H1471] before [H6440] him, and made [him] rule [H7287] over kings [H4428] ? he gave [H5414] [them] as the dust [H6083] to his sword [H2719] , [and] as driven [H5086] stubble [H7179] to his bow [H7198] .(the righteous: Heb. righteousness)
41:3 He pursued [H7291] them, [and] passed [H5674] safely [H7965] ; [even] by the way [H734] [that] he had not gone [H935] with his feet [H7272] .(safely: Heb. in peace)
41:4 Who hath wrought [H6466] and done [H6213] [it], calling [H7121] the generations [H1755] from the beginning [H7218] ? I the LORD [H3068] , the first [H7223] , and with the last [H314] ; I [am] he.
41:5 The isles [H339] saw [H7200] [it], and feared [H3372] ; the ends [H7098] of the earth [H776] were afraid [H2729] , drew near [H7126] , and came [H857] .
41:6 They helped [H5826] every one [H376] his neighbour [H7453] ; and [every one] said [H559] to his brother [H251] , Be of good courage [H2388] .(Be: Heb. Be strong)
41:7 So the carpenter [H2796] encouraged [H2388] the goldsmith [H6884] , [and] he that smootheth [H2505] [with] the hammer [H6360] him that smote [H1986] the anvil [H6471] , saying [H559] , It [is] ready [H2896] for the sodering [H1694] : and he fastened [H2388] it with nails [H4548] , [that] it should not be moved [H4131] .(goldsmith: or, founder)(him: or, the smiting)(saying: or, saying of the soder, It is good)
41:8 But thou, Israel [H3478] , [art] my servant [H5650] , Jacob [H3290] whom I have chosen [H977] , the seed [H2233] of Abraham [H85] my friend [H157] .
41:9 [Thou] whom I have taken [H2388] from the ends [H7098] of the earth [H776] , and called [H7121] thee from the chief men [H678] thereof, and said [H559] unto thee, Thou [art] my servant [H5650] ; I have chosen [H977] thee, and not cast thee away [H3988] .
41:10 Fear [H3372] thou not; for I [am] with thee: be not dismayed [H8159] ; for I [am] thy God [H430] : I will strengthen [H553] thee; yea, I will help [H5826] thee; yea, I will uphold [H8551] thee with the right hand [H3225] of my righteousness [H6664] .
41:11 Behold, all they that were incensed [H2734] against thee shall be ashamed [H954] and confounded [H3637] : they shall be as nothing; and they [H582] that strive [H7379] with thee shall perish [H6] .(they that strive: Heb. the men of thy strife)
41:12 Thou shalt seek [H1245] them, and shalt not find [H4672] them, [even] them [H582] that contended [H4695] with thee: they that war [H4421] against thee shall be as nothing, and as a thing of nought [H657] .(them that: Heb. the men of thy contention)(they: Heb. the men of thy war)
41:13 For I the LORD [H3068] thy God [H430] will hold [H2388] thy right hand [H3225] , saying [H559] unto thee, Fear [H3372] not; I will help [H5826] thee.
41:14 Fear [H3372] not, thou worm [H8438] Jacob [H3290] , [and] ye men [H4962] of Israel [H3478] ; I will help [H5826] thee, saith [H5002] the LORD [H3068] , and thy redeemer [H1350] , the Holy One [H6918] of Israel [H3478] .(men: or, few men)
41:15 Behold, I will make [H7760] thee a new [H2319] sharp [H2742] threshing [H4173] instrument having [H1167] teeth [H6374] : thou shalt thresh [H1758] the mountains [H2022] , and beat [them] small [H1854] , and shalt make [H7760] the hills [H1389] as chaff [H4671] .(teeth: Heb. mouths)
41:16 Thou shalt fan [H2219] them, and the wind [H7307] shall carry them away [H5375] , and the whirlwind [H5591] shall scatter [H6327] them: and thou shalt rejoice [H1523] in the LORD [H3068] , [and] shalt glory [H1984] in the Holy One [H6918] of Israel [H3478] .
41:17 [When] the poor [H6041] and needy [H34] seek [H1245] water [H4325] , and [there is] none, [and] their tongue [H3956] faileth [H5405] for thirst [H6772] , I the LORD [H3068] will hear [H6030] them, I the God [H430] of Israel [H3478] will not forsake [H5800] them.
41:18 I will open [H6605] rivers [H5104] in high places [H8205] , and fountains [H4599] in the midst [H8432] of the valleys [H1237] : I will make [H7760] the wilderness [H4057] a pool [H98] of water [H4325] , and the dry [H6723] land [H776] springs [H4161] of water [H4325] .
41:19 I will plant [H5414] in the wilderness [H4057] the cedar [H730] , the shittah tree [H7848] , and the myrtle [H1918] , and the oil [H8081] tree [H6086] ; I will set [H7760] in the desert [H6160] the fir tree [H1265] , [and] the pine [H8410] , and the box tree [H8391] together [H3162] :
41:20 That they may see [H7200] , and know [H3045] , and consider [H7760] , and understand [H7919] together [H3162] , that the hand [H3027] of the LORD [H3068] hath done [H6213] this, and the Holy One [H6918] of Israel [H3478] hath created [H1254] it.
41:21 Produce [H7126] your cause [H7379] , saith [H559] the LORD [H3068] ; bring forth [H5066] your strong [H6110] [reasons], saith [H559] the King [H4428] of Jacob [H3290] .(Produce: Heb. Cause to come near)
41:22 Let them bring [them] forth [H5066] , and shew [H5046] us what shall happen [H7136] : let them shew [H5046] the former things [H7223] , what they [be], that we may consider [H7760] [H3820] them, and know [H3045] the latter end [H319] of them; or declare [H8085] us things for to come [H935] .(consider: Heb. set our heart upon them)
41:23 Shew [H5046] the things that are to come [H857] hereafter [H268] , that we may know [H3045] that ye [are] gods [H430] : yea, do good [H3190] , or do evil [H7489] , that we may be dismayed [H8159] , and behold [H7200] [it] together [H3162] .
41:24 Behold, ye [are] of nothing [H369] , and your work [H6467] of nought [H659] : an abomination [H8441] [is he that] chooseth [H977] you.(of nothing: or, worse than nothing)(of nought: or, worse than of a viper)
41:25 I have raised up [H5782] [one] from the north [H6828] , and he shall come [H857] : from the rising [H4217] of the sun [H8121] shall he call [H7121] upon my name [H8034] : and he shall come [H935] upon princes [H5461] as [upon] morter [H2563] , and as the potter [H3335] treadeth [H7429] clay [H2916] .
41:26 Who hath declared [H5046] from the beginning [H7218] , that we may know [H3045] ? and beforetime [H6440] , that we may say [H559] , [He is] righteous [H6662] ? yea, [there is] none that sheweth [H5046] , yea, [there is] none that declareth [H8085] , yea, [there is] none that heareth [H8085] your words [H561] .
41:27 The first [H7223] [shall say] to Zion [H6726] , Behold [H2009] , behold [H2009] them: and I will give [H5414] to Jerusalem [H3389] one that bringeth good tidings [H1319] .
41:28 For I beheld [H7200] , and [there was] no man [H376] ; even among them, and [there was] no counsellor [H3289] , that, when I asked [H7592] of them, could answer [H7725] a word [H1697] .(answer: Heb. return)
41:29 Behold, they [are] all vanity [H205] ; their works [H4639] [are] nothing [H657] : their molten images [H5262] [are] wind [H7307] and confusion [H8414] .