They that go down upon the sea means navigators, sailors, traders, such as do business in great waters; an idea much too confined for the prophet, who means the sea in general, as it is used by the Hebrews, for the distant nations, the islands, the dwellers on the sea-coasts all over the world. Creeds and doctrines are disputed and are even found to be contradictory; but the whole Christian world rejoices in the great songs of God's church. "The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge". Now, since God has laid open the fountain of all blessings in Christ, and has displayed all spiritual riches, we need not wonder if he demand that we offer to him an unwonted and excellent sacrifice of praise. Or, all sailors and voyagers [Gesenius]. Isaiah 42:10-25 AMPC Sing to the Lord a new song, and His praise from the end of the earth! Jesus made it a true communion of breth­ren […] Conjeceram legendum יגידו yegidu, ut Isaiah 42:12; sed non favent Versiones. Alexander.). https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/jtc/isaiah-42.html. But as this is so different in appearance from the present reading, I do not take the liberty of introducing it into the translation. Let the wilderness and its towns raise their voices; let the settlements where Kedar lives rejoice. Sing to the LORD a new song, and his praise from the end of the earth, you that go down to the sea, and all that is therein; the isles, and the inhabitants thereof. "Calvin's Commentary on the Bible". "Commentary on Isaiah 42:10". The larger context of these verses (see 51:17-23) vividly describes how the people of Israel have been devastated and depopulated in the fall of Jerusalem to the Babylonians in 587 BCE. "Commentary on Isaiah 42:10". Ye that go down to the sea - That is, traders, navigators, merchants, seamen; such as do business in the great waters. "Commentary on Isaiah 42:10". Sing unto the Lord a new song.] This shows the English words related to the source biblical texts along with brief definitions. The disputation being ended, and God having clearly got the better, the prophet singeth this gratulatory song, and calleth upon others to bear a part with him therein, and especially for Christ and his benefits before mentioned. Lets break this verse down so that we can see more clearly the blessings and assurance of what it says. Isaiah 42 is the forty-second chapter of the Book of Isaiah in both the Hebrew Bible and the Old Testament of the Christian Bible.This book contains the prophecies attributed to the prophet Isaiah, and is a part of the Books of the Prophets. All Rightes Reserved, Larry Pierce, Winterbourne, Ontario.A printed copy of this work can be ordered from: The Baptist Standard Bearer, 1 Iron Oaks Dr, Paris, AR, 72855. "Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible". Let the most distant nations who are to be interested in this great. (See Note on Isaiah 21:16.) (F. Delitzsch, D. D.), Reduced to ordinary prose style, it is a prediction that changes are to take place joyfully affecting the condition of the whole world. 1871-8. 1905-1909. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/jfu/isaiah-42.html. BibliographyJamieson, Robert, D.D. 1865-1868. He now exhorts the people to gratitude; for God’s favors ought always to excite us, by the remembrance of them, to give thanks and to celebrate his praises. "Commentary on Isaiah 42:10". 1983-1999. I the LORD, the first, … It is a research tool for publications in various languages produced by Jehovah’s Witnesses. Bynew he means an excellent, beautiful, and elegant song, not one that is ordinary or common, but a song which may arouse men to admiration, as relating to the extraordinary grace of God, of which there had never been so remarkable an example. Isaiah 42:10 What Does Isaiah 42:10 Mean? And all that is therein - Margin, as Hebrew, ‹The fullness thereof.‘ All that fill it; that is, either in ships, or by dwelling on the islands and coasts. 10. Now, Isaiah 46:10-11 refers to the rise of Cyrus and the power of Persia. 10. Isaiah 42: 1—10 Sermon notes Christmas is over and for many it is a time of recovery from the pressures of celebration, from the trials of family, from the financial expense of the 'Retail spirit of Christmas'. This is referred to by the prophet, first, because of the great multitude who thus go down to the sea; and, secondly, because their conversion will have so important an influence in diffusing the true religion to distant nations. Copyright StatementThe New John Gill's Exposition of the Entire Bible Modernised and adapted for the computer by Larry Pierce of Online Bible. It was a so­cial meeting where the disciples expressed themselves individually and collectively. Sing unto the LORD a new song, and his praise from the end of the earth, ye that go down to the sea, and all that is therein; the isles, and the inhabitants thereof. "Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers". From the end - All nations from one end of the earth to another. Besides, he does not exhort one or a few nations to do this, but all the nations in the world; for to all of them Christ was sent. Matthew Poole's English Annotations on the Holy Bible. to another, who shall be sharers in this mercy. Matthew ( Matthew 12:19 ) marks the kind of "cry" as that of altercation by quoting it, "He shall not … The mercy was so great that it demanded a song expressly made for the occasion. The “new things” become the impulse and matter of “a new song,” such as was never yet heard in the heathen world. Ye that go down to the sea - This seems not to belong to this place; it does not well consist with what follows, "and the fullness thereof." New York. The proclamation seems to be addressed to the nations of the Eastern, not the Western world, as if to the ships that sailed from Elath or Ezion-geber down the Elanitic Gulf. Isaiah 42:10 Sing unto the LORD a new song, [and] his praise from the end of the earth, ye that go down to the sea, and all that is therein; the isles, and the inhabitants thereof. The order was one of audience participation. The “new things” become the impulse and matter of “a new song,” such as was never yet heard in the heathen world. "Commentary on Isaiah 42:10". Isaiah 42:10 German Bible Alphabetical: a all and down dwell earth end ends from go his in is islands it live LORD new of on praise sea Sing song that the them those to who you OT Prophets: Isaiah 42:10 Sing to Yahweh a new song (Isa Isi Is) Christian Bible Study Resources, Dictionary, Concordance and … Sing unto the Lord a new song,.... On account of the new things before prophesied of, and now done; on account of redemption and salvation by Christ, and the conversion of the Gentiles through the light of the Gospel brought among them; the song of redeeming love, and for the Gospel, and regenerating grace; and not the Jews only, but the Gentiles also, are called upon to sing this song, as having a special share in the blessings, the subject of it: hence it follows. Let the people of Sela sing for joy; let them shout from the mountaintops. I. Ye that go down to the sea - That is, traders, navigators, merchants, seamen; such as do business in the great waters. iii. Copyright StatementThese files are public domain and are a derivative of an electronic edition that is available on the Christian Classics Ethereal Library Website. 1859. "Coffman Commentaries on the Old and New Testament". Isaiah 42:1-4. BibliographyTrapp, John. External nature shall be so renovated as to be in unison with the moral renovation. Additionally, Matthew quotes Isaiah 42:1-5 and plainly says it is a prophecy fulfilled in Jesus (Matthew 12:16-21). The *Lord has a great plan for history that includes both the past and the future. 1999. new song — such as has never before been sung, called for by a new manifestation of God‘s grace, to express which no hymn for former mercies would be appropriate. Use this table to get a word-for-word translation of the original Hebrew Scripture. The Servant of the Lord - “Behold! Nor ought we to wonder that the Prophet labors so hard to arouse them when they were reduced to the greatest straits, and had no longer any hope of safety. Let the people of Sela sing for joy; let them shout from the mountaintops. The new song shall be sung when the Lord shall reign in Jerusalem, and all "nations shall flow unto it" (Isaiah 2:2; Isaiah 26:1; Revelation 5:9; Revelation 14:3). 1832. You R1634 who go down to the sea, and all R1635 that is in it. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/ebc/isaiah-42.html. 10.Sing to Jehovah. We ought to observe this as the design of the Prophet, that there is no reason why believers, though they are severely oppressed, should give way to sorrow, but that good hope ought to encourage them to gladness, that they may now prepare to render thanksgiving. Isaiah 42:10 Context. FOR I AM WITH THEE This is the reason why we should not be afraid. Isaiah 42:10 Sing unto the LORD a new song, and his praise from the end of the earth, ye that go down to the sea, and all that is therein; the isles, and the inhabitants thereof. Isaiah 42:10 Sing unto the LORD a new song, [and] his praise from the end of the earth, ye that go down to the sea, and all that is therein; the isles, and the inhabitants thereof. Sing unto the Lord a new song - such as has never before been sung, called for by a new manifestation of God's grace, to express which no hymn for former mercies would be appropriate. "Who hath wrought and done [it], calling the generations from the beginning? The only touch of definite localisation is found in the mention of Kedar. A bruised reed He will not break, And smoking flax He will not quench; He will bring forth justice for truth. The sense is, that they would be interested in the plan of mercy through a Redeemer; and hence, they are called on to celebrate the goodness of God (compare the notes at Isaiah 60:5). https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/cal/isaiah-42.html. Jesus described Himself as a servant in Matthew 20:25-28, Matthew 23:11, Mark 9:35, Mark 10:43-45. Starting from this, the other terms gain a more defined significance. Isaiah 42:1-4 contrast with Isaiah 42:10-17; Isaiah 42:5-9 with Isaiah 42:18-21. Sing unto the LORD a new song, and his praise from the end of the earth, ye that go down to the sea, and all that is therein; the isles, and the inhabitants thereof. Additionally, Matthew quotes Isaiah 42:1-5 and plainly says it is a prophecy fulfilled in Jesus (Matthew 12:16-21). Go to. all … therein — all the living creatures that fill the sea (Psalm 96:11) [Maurer]. And his praise frown the end of the earth - From all parts of the earth. Song of Praise to the LORD - Sing to the LORD a new song, his praise from the ends of the earth, you who go down to the sea, and all that is in it, you islands, and all who live in them. This is an authorized Web site of Jehovah’s Witnesses. "I would propose to read יגידו yegidu, as in Isaiah 42:12; but this is not supported by the Versions." Sing to the LORD a New Song - Sing to the LORD a new song, his praise from the end of the earth, you who go down to the sea, and all that fills it, the coastlands and their inhabitants. So in this, the LORD commands all peoples to put their focus on Jesus. The mercy was so great that it demanded a song expressly made for the occasion. and his praise from the end of the earth; thither the Gospel being sent, and there made effectual to the conversion of many, these are exhorted to sing and show forth the praises of him who had called them out of Heathenish blindness and darkness into the marvellous light of the Gospel and grace of God: ye that go down into the sea; in ships, that trade by sea; such as the Phoenicians, Tyrians, and Sidonians, to whom the Gospel came, and where it was preached with success, to the conversion of many of them, and therefore had reason to join in this new song; see Acts 11:19 or such that went by sea to distant parts, on purpose to publish the Gospel, as Paul, Barnabas, Silas, and Timothy; and who, succeeding in their work, had reason to rejoice; see Acts 13:4. and all that is therein: or "the fulness of it"F19ומלאו "et plenitudo ejus", Munster, Pagainus, Montanus. Without a doubt, this is a verse that was given to bring peace to those who love the Lord. The meaning is, that all who were upon the sea - the completeness, the wholeness of the maritime population, being equally interested with all others in the great salvation, should join in celebrating the goodness of God. Isaiah 42:10; Isaiah 42:12. So, in this, the LORD commands all peoples to put their focus on Jesus. Sing unto the Lord a new song - It is common, as we have seen, to celebrate the goodness of God in a hymn of praise on the manifestation of any special act of mercy (see the notes at Isaiah 12:1-6; Isaiah 25:1-12; 26) Here the prophet calls upon all people to celebrate the divine mercy in a song of praise in view of his goodness in providing a Redeemer. 1870. Let our souls rely on him, and rejoice in him; then, for his sake, the Father will be well-pleased with us. Behold my servant—for his law. Or, all sailors and voyagers (Gesenius). A new song. Without can not be used by it self, meaning that it has to be minimum one more condition included (all/at least one,etc) all: "fish", without: "bread", will search for verses that contains "fish" but NOT "bread" start: All other rights reserved. The new song shall be sung when the Lord shall reign in Jerusalem, and all “nations shall flow unto it” (Isaiah 2:2; Isaiah 26:1; Revelation 5:9; Revelation 14:3). My Servant whom I uphold, My Elect One in whom My soul delights! ; meaning not the fishes in it, but the islands of it, as next explained: the isles, and the inhabitants thereof; as Cyprus, Crete, and other isles, which heard the joyful sound of the Gospel, and embraced it, Acts 13:4, and, as the sea often denotes the western part of the world from Judea, this may design the European parts of it, and the islands in it, particularly ours of Great Britain and Ireland, whither the Gospel came very early. Ye that go down to the sea,] i.e., That dwell toward the west of Judea. In the Sandwich Islands, and in Ceylon, God has poured out his Spirit, and their inhabitants have been among the first in the pagan world to embrace the gospel. I have put My Spirit upon Him; He will bring forth justice to the Gentiles. The mere aspect of things might shake their faith, and even produce suspicion that all that the prophets had foretold was unfounded and absurd. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/bnb/isaiah-42.html. "George Haydock's Catholic Bible Commentary". Jehovah will go forth as a mighty man; he will stir up his zeal like a man of war: he will cry, yea, he will shout aloud; he will do mightily against his enemies. "Sing unto Jehovah a new song, and his praise from the end of the earth; ye that go down to the sea, and all that is therein, the isles, and the inhabitants thereof. - Secker. Exposition of Isaiah 42 Isaiah 42 The Promised Servant The Character of the Servant Vs. 1-4 The Promises of the Servant Vs. 5-9 Sing a New Song Vs. 10-13 Intro: One Hit Wonders Have you ever been to a concert of a musician who was a one hit wonder? In this sense it is also used in Psalms 33:3, and Psalms 96:1 New is here contrasted with what is Ordinary, and thus he extols the infinite mercy of God, which was to be revealed in Christ, and which ought therefore to be celebrated and sung with the highest praises. The subject of this song is, that Christ has been revealed to the world, and sent by the Father, in order to relieve the miseries of his Church, and to restore her to perfect order, and indeed, as it were, to renew the whole world. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/acc/isaiah-42.html. He will not cry out, nor raise His voice, Nor cause His voice to be heard in the street. Some of the Israelites saw the destruction of Jerusalem and have suffered through decades of exile. BibliographyCalvin, John. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/tsk/isaiah-42.html. Biblical Commentary Isaiah 44:6-8 EXEGESIS: ISAIAH 42:10 - 44:22. Ver. Sing unto the LORD a new song, and his praise from the end of the earth, ye that go down to the sea, and all that is therein; the isles, and the inhabitants thereof. "[14], Both Kedar and Sela were bitter enemies of Israel. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/bcc/isaiah-42.html. 2. Literally, "its fullness," (Haydock) sailors, (Calmet) and fishes. Hence we infer that each of us ought to be the more zealous in proclaiming the praises of God, in proportion to the greater number of favors which we have received. Sing to the LORD a new song, Sing His praise from the end of the earth! Let them give glory unto Jehovah, and declare his praise in the islands. "Commentary on Isaiah 42:10". https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/tbi/isaiah-42.html. (10) Sing unto the Lord a new song.—The words are familiar in the Psalms (Psalms 33:3; Psalms 40:3; Psalms 98:1) and are probably quoted from them. This is referred to by the prophet, first, because of the great multitude who thus go down to the sea; and, secondly, because their conversion will have so important an influence in diffusing the true religion to distant nations. Isaiah 42:16. As Henderson commented, "This paragraph describes the universal joy which the publication of the Gospel should occasion. ii. Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers, Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament. 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