New American Standard Bible
"For thus says the LORD, 'I have heard a sound of terror, Of dread, and there is no peace.
King James Bible
For thus saith the LORD; We have heard a voice of trembling, of fear, and not of peace.
Darby Bible Translation
for thus saith Jehovah: We have heard a voice of trembling, there is fear, and no peace.
World English Bible
For thus says Yahweh: We have heard a voice of trembling, of fear, and not of peace.
Young's Literal Translation
Surely thus said Jehovah: A voice of trembling we have heard, Fear -- and there is no peace.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Better, as in the margin. The prophet places his hearers in the center of Babylon, and describes it as convulsed with terror as the armies of Cyrus draw near. The voice of trembling is the war-cry of the advancing host: while fear and no peace implies that even among the exiles there is only alarm at the prospect of the city, where they had so long dwelt, being destroyed.
LibraryLight through Darkness
The dark years of destruction and death marking the end of the kingdom of Judah would have brought despair to the stoutest heart had it not been for the encouragements in the prophetic utterances of God's messengers. Through Jeremiah in Jerusalem, through Daniel in the court of Babylon, through Ezekiel on the banks of the Chebar, the Lord in mercy made clear His eternal purpose and gave assurance of His willingness to fulfill to His chosen people the promises recorded in the writings of Moses. That …
Ellen Gould White—The Story of Prophets and Kings
The Unseen Watcher
And it will growl over it in that day like the roaring of the sea. If one looks to the land, behold, there is darkness and distress; Even the light is darkened by its clouds.
Do not go out into the field And do not walk on the road, For the enemy has a sword, Terror is on every side.
From Dan is heard the snorting of his horses; At the sound of the neighing of his stallions The whole land quakes; For they come and devour the land and its fullness, The city and its inhabitants.
"On all the bare heights in the wilderness Destroyers have come, For a sword of the LORD is devouring From one end of the land even to the other; There is no peace for anyone.
Now these are the words which the LORD spoke concerning Israel and concerning Judah:
Therefore thus says the LORD God of hosts, the Lord, "There is wailing in all the plazas, And in all the streets they say, 'Alas! Alas!' They also call the farmer to mourning And professional mourners to lamentation.
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