New Living Translation
Open the gates to all who are righteous; allow the faithful to enter.
King James Bible
Open ye the gates, that the righteous nation which keepeth the truth may enter in.
Darby Bible Translation
Open ye the gates, and the righteous nation which keepeth faithfulness shall enter in.
World English Bible
Open the gates, that the righteous nation may enter: the one which keeps faith.
Young's Literal Translation
Open ye the gates, that enter may a righteous nation, Preserving stedfastness.
Isaiah 26:2 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
26:2 The gates - Of the city, mentioned ver.1. The nation - The whole body of righteous men, whether Jews or Gentiles. For he seems to speak here, as he apparently did in the foregoing chapter , of the times of the gospel. Keepeth truth - Which is sincere in the true religion.
LibraryO, this is Blessing, this is Rest --
"Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed in Thee: because he trusteth in Thee." -- Isaiah 26:3. O, this is blessing, this is rest -- Unto Thine arms, O Lord, I flee: I hide me in Thy faithful breast, And pour out all my soul to Thee. There is a host dissuading me, -- But, all their voices far above, I hear Thy words -- "O taste and see The comfort of a Savior's love." And, hushing every adverse sound, Songs of defence my soul surround, As if all saints encamped about One trusting …
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Open up, ancient gates! Open up, ancient doors, and let the King of glory enter.
Open for me the gates where the righteous enter, and I will go in and thank the LORD.
In the LORD all the generations of Israel will be justified, and in him they will boast.
You will be secure under a government that is just and fair. Your enemies will stay far away. You will live in peace, and terror will not come near.
But in that coming day no weapon turned against you will succeed. You will silence every voice raised up to accuse you. These benefits are enjoyed by the servants of the LORD; their vindication will come from me. I, the LORD, have spoken!
"Then your salvation will come like the dawn, and your wounds will quickly heal. Your godliness will lead you forward, and the glory of the LORD will protect you from behind.
Your gates will stay open day and night to receive the wealth of many lands. The kings of the world will be led as captives in a victory procession.
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