New International Version
"This is what the LORD says: "'Cries of fear are heard-- terror, not 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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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
We have heard a voice of trembling - This may refer to the state and feelings of the people during the war which Cyrus carried on against the Babylonians. Trembling and terror would no doubt affect them, and put an end to peace and all prosperity; as they could not tell what would be the issue of the struggle, and whether their state would be better or worse should their present masters fall in the conflict. This is well described in the next verse, where men are represented as being, through pain and anguish, like women in travail. See the same comparison Isaiah 13:6-8.
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of fear, and not of peace. or, there is fear, and not peace.
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A Bygone Year. "For who is this that engaged his heart to approach unto Me? saith the Lord."--Jer. xxx. 21. A year, another year is fled; Its issues who can tell? Millions of voices of the dead Reply from heaven or hell. All these were living at the birth Of the departed year; They all have vanish'd from the earth, We fill their places here. Though to the eye, the ear, the mind Of man their speech is seal'd, The eternal meaning each may find, In two plain words reveal'd. Lost spirits, from the …
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The Twofold Testimony of John - the First Sabbath of Jesus's Ministry - the First Sunday - the First Disciples.
In that day they will roar over it like the roaring of the sea. And if one looks at the land, there is only darkness and distress; even the sun will be darkened by clouds.
Do not go out to the fields or walk on the roads, for the enemy has a sword, and there is terror on every side.
The snorting of the enemy's horses is heard from Dan; at the neighing of their stallions the whole land trembles. They have come to devour the land and everything in it, the city and all who live there.
Over all the barren heights in the desert destroyers will swarm, for the sword of the LORD will devour from one end of the land to the other; no one will be safe.
These are the words the LORD spoke concerning Israel and Judah:
Therefore this is what the Lord, the LORD God Almighty, says: "There will be wailing in all the streets and cries of anguish in every public square. The farmers will be summoned to weep and the mourners to wail.
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