Isaiah 28:26
New International Version
His God instructs him and teaches him the right way.

New Living Translation
The farmer knows just what to do, for God has given him understanding.

English Standard Version
For he is rightly instructed; his God teaches him.

Berean Study Bible
For his God instructs and teaches him properly.

King James Bible
For his God doth instruct him to discretion, and doth teach him.

New King James Version
For He instructs him in right judgment, His God teaches him.

New American Standard Bible
For his God instructs and teaches him properly.

NASB 1995
For his God instructs and teaches him properly.

NASB 1977
For his God instructs and teaches him properly.

Amplified Bible
For his God instructs [him correctly] and teaches him properly.

Christian Standard Bible
His God teaches him order; he instructs him.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
His God teaches him order; He instructs him.

American Standard Version
For his God doth instruct him aright, and doth teach him.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
We shall instruct him in the judgment of God, and we shall praise him!

Brenton Septuagint Translation
So thou shalt be chastened by the judgement of thy God, and shalt rejoice.

Contemporary English Version
They learn this from their God.

Douay-Rheims Bible
For he will instruct him in judgment : his God will teach him.

English Revised Version
For his God doth instruct him aright, and doth teach him.

Good News Translation
They know how to do their work, because God has taught them.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
God will guide him in judgment, and his God will teach him.

International Standard Version
His God instructs him regarding the correct way, directing him how to plant.

JPS Tanakh 1917
For He doth instruct him aright; His God doth teach him.

Literal Standard Version
And his God instructs him for judgment, "" He directs him.

NET Bible
His God instructs him; he teaches him the principles of agriculture.

New Heart English Bible
For his God instructs him in right judgment, and teaches him.

World English Bible
For his God instructs him in right judgment, and teaches him.

Young's Literal Translation
And instruct him for judgment doth his God, He doth direct him.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Listen and Hear
25When he has leveled its surface, does he not sow caraway and scatter cumin? He plants wheat in rows and barley in plots, and rye within its border. 26For his God instructs and teaches him properly. 27Surely caraway is not threshed with a sledge, and the wheel of a cart is not rolled over the cumin. But caraway is beaten out with a stick, and cumin with a rod.…

Cross References
Psalm 94:10
He who admonishes the nations, does He not discipline? He who teaches man, does He lack knowledge?

Isaiah 28:9
Whom is He trying to teach? To whom is He explaining His message? To infants just weaned from milk? To babies removed from the breast?

Isaiah 28:25
When he has leveled its surface, does he not sow caraway and scatter cumin? He plants wheat in rows and barley in plots, and rye within its border.

Isaiah 28:27
Surely caraway is not threshed with a sledge, and the wheel of a cart is not rolled over the cumin. But caraway is beaten out with a stick, and cumin with a rod.


Treasury of Scripture

For his God does instruct him to discretion, and does teach him.

for his God, etc.

Exodus 28:3
And thou shalt speak unto all that are wise hearted, whom I have filled with the spirit of wisdom, that they may make Aaron's garments to consecrate him, that he may minister unto me in the priest's office.

Exodus 31:3-6
And I have filled him with the spirit of God, in wisdom, and in understanding, and in knowledge, and in all manner of workmanship, …

Exodus 36:2
And Moses called Bezaleel and Aholiab, and every wise hearted man, in whose heart the LORD had put wisdom, even every one whose heart stirred him up to come unto the work to do it:









(26) For his God doth instruct him to discretion . . .--Better, as in the margin, with a slight variation, He treateth each as is fitting, his God instructing him. The prophet looks on the skill of the tiller of the soil, which seemed the outcome of a long experience, as nothing less than a gift of God. The legends of the Gentiles embraced that thought in the myths of Osiris and Oannes, of Dionysius and Triptolemos; Isaiah states the fact without the mythos.

Verse 26. - For his God doth instruct him. Through the reason which God has given to men, they deal thus prudently and carefully with the pieces of land which they cultivate.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
For his God
אֱלֹהָ֥יו (’ĕ·lō·hāw)
Noun - masculine plural construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 430: gods -- the supreme God, magistrates, a superlative

instructs
וְיִסְּר֥וֹ (wə·yis·sə·rōw)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Piel - Conjunctive perfect - third person masculine singular | third person masculine singular
Strong's 3256: To discipline, chasten, admonish

and teaches
יוֹרֶֽנּוּ׃ (yō·w·ren·nū)
Verb - Hifil - Imperfect - third person masculine singular | third person masculine singular
Strong's 3384: To flow as water, to lay, throw, to point out, to teach

him properly.
לַמִּשְׁפָּ֖ט (lam·miš·pāṭ)
Preposition-l, Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 4941: A verdict, a sentence, formal decree, divine law, penalty, justice, privilege, style


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