is taking away from Jerusalem and from Judah. He digged it and cleared it of stones, and planted it with choice vines; he built a watchtower in the midst of it, and hewed out a wi... Read verse in Revised Standard Version Read verse in King James Version 22 Woe to men mighty at drinking wine, Isaiah 5:20. 1:23; Mic. He built a watchtower in it. Strong drink : the Hebrew word shekar means either beer or a type of wine, perhaps date wine, not distilled liquor. 21 Woe unto them that are wise in their own eyes, and prudent in their own sight! Isaiah 5:20. Woe to those who call evil good, and good evil; Who put darkness for light, and light for darkness; Who put bitter for sweet, and sweet for bitter! Isaiah 5:20-23 NKJV. Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about with our NEW "Know the Bible" series. Used by permission. NKJV, Ancient-Modern Bible, Comfort Print: One faith. 22 Woe unto them that are mighty to drink wine, and men of strength to mingle strong drink: Isaiah 5:23 Which justify the wicked for reward, and take away the righteousness of the righteous from him! Isaiah 5 Let me sing for my beloved a love song concerning his vineyard: My beloved had a vineyard on a very fertile hill. Woe to those who call evil good and good evil, who put darkness for light and light for darkness, who put bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter. * [ 5:19 ] An indication that some, presumably of the ruling class, scoff at Isaiah’s teaching on the Lord’s “plan” and “work” (cf. There are two kingdoms, two paths, two ways of life. Isaiah 5:20-23 ESV. It is ever so. NKJV, Vines Expository Bible, Comfort Print: A Guided Journey Through the Scriptures with Pastor Jerry Vines, NKJV, Open Bible, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Complete Reference System, The NKJV, American Patriot's Bible, Hardcover: The Word of God and the Shaping of America, NKJV Word Study Bible: 1,700 Key Words that Unlock the Meaning of the Bible, NKJV, Chronological Study Bible: Holy Bible, New King James Version. 2 He dug it up and cleared it of stones. on a fertile hillside. Isaiah 5:9-10, 13-17, 24-30 The Dire Consequence 11/5/00 D. Marion Clark 9 The LORD Almighty has declared in my hearing: “Surely the great houses will become desolate, the fine mansions left without occupants. The Servant, Israel’s Hope - Thus says the Lord: “Where is the certificate of your mother’s divorce, Whom I have put away? In any case Isaiah had a fairly free entry to the King's court in Jerusalem (Is. 3:18–20], Ex. 21 Woe to those who are t wise in their own eyes, And prudent in their own sight! The fourth woe: "Woe to those who call evil good, and good evil; who give out darkness for light, and light for darkness; who give out bitter for sweet, and sweet for bitter." Browse Sermons on Isaiah 5:20-23. Isaiah was married and had two sons by the names of Shear-jashub (Hebr. Woe to those who are wise in their own eyes, And prudent in their own sight! Isaiah 5:20-23. Isaiah 5:20-23. 20 Woe to w those who call evil good and good evil, x who put darkness for light . New King James Version (NKJV). and sweet for bitter! Denomination: Baptist. And take away justice from the righteous man! Woe to those who are wise in their own eyes, and shrewd in their own sight! Chapter 5 The Lord’s vineyard (Israel) will become desolate, and His people will be scattered—Woes will come upon them in their apostate and scattered state—The Lord will lift an ensign and gather Israel—Compare 2 Nephi 15. W.M. 3:11; 7:3. Scripture: Isaiah 5:20-23. The dishonest. 7:3; 38:1; 39:3). Isaiah 5:20-23. Bible Gateway Plus puts a library of commentaries and Greek & Hebrew language tools right in your pocket. 1 I will sing for the one I love. 22 Woe to those who are heroes at drinking wine and champions at mixing drinks, Isaiah 5:20-23 KJV. Woe to men valiant for mixing intoxicating drink. a song about his vineyard: My loved one had a vineyard. King James Version (KJV). Isaiah 5:20-23 NASB1995. 21 Woe to those who are (A)wise in their own eyes,And prudent in their own sight! Or which of My creditors is it to whom I have sold you? and the man of rank, Proverbs 17:15. Isaiah 5. 3 For behold, the s Lord G od of hosts. The Song of the Vineyard. Not that it is sinful for those who have a house and a field to purchase another; but the fault is, that they never know when they have enough. Isaiah 5:11, 12, 22: Four Grievous Sins: R. Tuck : Isaiah 5:18, 20, 21, 23: Analysis of Sin: E. Johnson : Isaiah 5:18-24: Pulpit Commentary Homiletics. Judah's "root" did not utterly fail (see Isaiah 11:1); but the present warning is to individuals and classes (vers. Woe unto them that draw iniquity with cords of vanity, and sin as it were with a cart rope: 3. Isaiah 5:20 “Woe to those who call evil good and good evil, who put darkness for light and light for darkness, who put bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter.” Explanation and Commentary of Isaiah 5:20. The proud. 20 Woe to those who call evil good, and good evil;Who put darkness for light, and light for darkness;Who put bitter for sweet, and sweet for bitter! For all the saints. Woe to those who call evil good and good evil, who put darkness for light and light for darkness, who put bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter! 20 Woe unto them that call evil good, and good evil; that put darkness for light, and light for darkness; that put bitter for sweet, and sweet for bitter! Isaiah 30:3,5,7 Therefore shall the strength of Pharaoh be your shame, and the trust in the shadow of Egypt your confusion… Isaiah 36:6 Lo, thou trustest in the staff of this broken reed, on Egypt; whereon if a man lean, it will go into his hand, and pierce it: … their external glory shall crumble and waste away. Judgment on Judah and Jerusalem. 22 Woe to men mighty at drinking wine,Woe to men valiant for mixing intoxicating drink,23 Who (B)justify the wicked for a bribe,And take away justice from the righteous man! 22 Woe unto them that are mighty to drink wine, and men of strength to mingle strong drink: 23 Which justify the wicked for reward, and take away the righteousness of the righteous from him! This video is unavailable. Isaiah 5:20-23 NIV Woe to those who call evil good and good evil, who put darkness for light and light for darkness, who put bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter. 17:15; Is. According to chapter 1:1 the Prophet Isaiah (Meaning, Jehovah is Salvation) was the son of the Amoz, who according to an old Jewish tradition was the brother of King Amaziah. 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Woe unto them that call evil good, and good evil That call evil actions good, and good actions evil; that excuse the one, and reproach the other; or that call evil men good, and good men evil; to which the Targum agrees. Woe to those who call evil good, and good evil; Who substitute darkness for light and light for darkness; Who substitute bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter! Woe to those who call evil good and good evil, who put darkness for light and light for darkness, who put bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter! There is always room for the tender, and the gentle, and the weak, when God smites the haughty and the strong. Woe to those who are heroes at drinking wine, and valiant men in mixing strong drink, who acquit the guilty for a bribe, and deprive the innocent of his right! Woe unto them that are wise in their own eyes, and prudent in their own sight! Find Top Church Sermons, Illustrations, and Preaching Slides on Isaiah 5:20-23. Isaiah 5:1-30. Who put darkness for light, and light for darkness; Who put bitter for sweet, and sweet for bitter! 20 ¡Ay de los que a lo malo dicen bueno y a lo bueno malo; que hacen de la luz tinieblas y de las tinieblas luz; que ponen lo amargo por dulce y lo dulce por amargo! 23:8; Prov. Woe to those who are wise in their own eyes and clever in their own sight. Prov. Why, when I came, was there no man? The Gospel and some encouraging advice. Isaiah 5:20-23 (KJV) 20 Woe unto them that call evil good, and good evil; that put darkness for light, and light for darkness; that put bitter for sweet, and sweet for bitter! 21 Woe unto them that are wise in their own eyes, and prudent in their own sight! Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. Isaiah 5:18. 2. 21 Woe to those who are y wise in their own eyes, and shrewd in their own sight! Their blossom shall go up as dust; i.e. Woe unto them that are wise in their own eyes, and prudent in their own sight! America, and the world, … Giving False Names . Watch Queue Queue Woe to those who call evil good and good evil, who put darkness for light and light for darkness, who put bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter! 1:22; 12:16; [1 Cor. 21 Woe unto them that are wise in their own eyes, and prudent in their own sight! 1. Isaiah 5:20. 8, 11, 18, 20-23), not to the nation. and planted it with the choicest vines. Woe to men mighty at drinking wine, Woe to men valiant for mixing intoxicating drink, Who justify the wicked for a bribe, And take away justice from the righteous … Woe to those who are wise in their own eyes And clever in their own sight! and light for darkness, who put bitter for sweet . Isaiah 5:17. For your iniquities you have sold yourselves, And for your transgressions your mother has been put away. Woe to those who are wise in their own eyes, and shrewd in their own sight! Statham . Then shall the lambs feed after their manner, and the waste places of the fat ones shall strangers eat. There is good and evil, love and hate, right and wrong. Who does the Lord condemn? 1 a Now will I b sing to my wellbeloved a song of my beloved touching his c vineyard. 22 Woe to those who are z heroes at drinking wine, and valiant men in mixing strong drink, Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament. The root is the last thing to decay. and cut out a winepress as well. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. Isaiah 5:20. He who justifies the wicked and he who condemns the righteous are both alike an abomination to the Lord. Isaiah 5:20-23 20 Woe to those who call evil good and good evil, who put darkness for light and light for darkness, who put bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter. 3:7; Rom. Is My hand … Woe to those who call evil good, and good evil; Who put darkness for light, and light for darkness; Who put bitter for sweet, and sweet for bitter! Isaiah 5:20-23 Woe unto them that call evil good, and good evil; that put darkness for light, and light for darkness; that put bitter for sweet, and sweet for bitter! 21 Woe to those who are wise in their own eyes and clever in their own sight. Summary: Morality is not what man wants it to be; morality is what God declares it to be. Isaiah 5:20–23 20 Woe to those who call evil good, and good evil; Who put darkness for light, and light for darkness; Who put bitter for sweet, and sweet for bitter! Handed down. 22 Woe unto them that are mighty to drink wine, and men of strength to mingle strong drink: 23 Which justify the wicked for reward, and take away the righteousness of the righteous from him! * [5:11–13] An oracle against debauchery and indifference. All rights reserved. Commentary on Isaiah 5:8-23 (Read Isaiah 5:8-23) Here is a woe to those who set their hearts on the wealth of the world. Woe to those who are wise in their own eyes, And prudent in their own sight! 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