Isaiah 19:5
Parallel Verses
King James Version
And the waters shall fail from the sea, and the river shall be wasted and dried up.

Darby Bible Translation
And the waters shall fail from the sea, and the river shall be wasted and dried up;

World English Bible
The waters will fail from the sea, and the river will be wasted and become dry.

Young's Literal Translation
And failed have waters from the sea, And a river is wasted and dried up.

Isaiah 19:5 Parallel
Commentary
Geneva Study Bible

And the waters shall {e} fail from the sea, and the rivers shall be wasted and dried up.

(e) He shows that the sea and their great river Nile by which they thought themselves most sure, would not be able to defend them but that he would send the Assyrians among them, that would keep them under as slaves.Isaiah 19:5 Parallel Commentaries

Library
Exposition of the Moral Law.
1. The Law was committed to writing, in order that it might teach more fully and perfectly that knowledge, both of God and of ourselves, which the law of nature teaches meagrely and obscurely. Proof of this, from an enumeration of the principal parts of the Moral Law; and also from the dictate of natural law, written on the hearts of all, and, in a manner, effaced by sin. 2. Certain general maxims. 1. From the knowledge of God, furnished by the Law, we learn that God is our Father and Ruler. Righteousness
John Calvin—The Institutes of the Christian Religion

a survey of the third and closing discourse of the prophet
We shall now, in conclusion, give a survey of the third and closing discourse of the prophet. After an introduction in vi. 1, 2, where the mountains serve only to give greater solemnity to the scene (in the fundamental passages Deut. xxxii. 1, and in Is. 1, 2, "heaven and earth" are mentioned for the same purposes, inasmuch as they are the most venerable parts of creation; "contend with the mountains" by taking them in and applying to [Pg 522] them as hearers), the prophet reminds the people of
Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg—Christology of the Old Testament

Manner of Covenanting.
Previous to an examination of the manner of engaging in the exercise of Covenanting, the consideration of God's procedure towards his people while performing the service seems to claim regard. Of the manner in which the great Supreme as God acts, as well as of Himself, our knowledge is limited. Yet though even of the effects on creatures of His doings we know little, we have reason to rejoice that, in His word He has informed us, and in His providence illustrated by that word, he has given us to
John Cunningham—The Ordinance of Covenanting

Cross References
Job 14:11
As the waters fail from the sea, and the flood decayeth and drieth up:

Isaiah 15:6
For the waters of Nimrim shall be desolate: for the hay is withered away, the grass faileth, there is no green thing.

Isaiah 23:11
He stretched out his hand over the sea, he shook the kingdoms: the LORD hath given a commandment against the merchant city, to destroy the strong holds thereof.

Isaiah 50:2
Wherefore, when I came, was there no man? when I called, was there none to answer? Is my hand shortened at all, that it cannot redeem? or have I no power to deliver? behold, at my rebuke I dry up the sea, I make the rivers a wilderness: their fish stinketh, because there is no water, and dieth for thirst.

Jeremiah 51:36
Therefore thus saith the LORD; Behold, I will plead thy cause, and take vengeance for thee; and I will dry up her sea, and make her springs dry.

Ezekiel 30:12
And I will make the rivers dry, and sell the land into the hand of the wicked: and I will make the land waste, and all that is therein, by the hand of strangers: I the LORD have spoken it.

Zechariah 10:11
And he shall pass through the sea with affliction, and shall smite the waves in the sea, and all the deeps of the river shall dry up: and the pride of Assyria shall be brought down, and the sceptre of Egypt shall depart away.

Jump to Previous
Cut Drained Dried Dry Fail Failed Nile Parched River Riverbed Rivers Sea Waste Wasted Waters
Jump to Next
Cut Drained Dried Dry Fail Failed Nile Parched River Riverbed Rivers Sea Waste Wasted Waters
Links
Isaiah 19:5 NIV
Isaiah 19:5 NLT
Isaiah 19:5 ESV
Isaiah 19:5 NASB
Isaiah 19:5 KJV

Isaiah 19:5 Bible Apps
Isaiah 19:5 Biblia Paralela
Isaiah 19:5 Chinese Bible
Isaiah 19:5 French Bible
Isaiah 19:5 German Bible

Isaiah 19:5 Commentaries

Bible Hub
Isaiah 19:4
Top of Page
Top of Page