The Defenceless Condition the Community Owing to the Incompetence of its Spiritual Leaders
Isaiah 56:9-12
All you beasts of the field, come to devour, yes, all you beasts in the forest.…

1. All the wild beasts of the field and the forest are invited to come and devour the unprotected flock.

2. For its rulers neglect their duty; they are inefficient as dumb dogs; they are slothful, greedy, and sensual.

3. In consequence of their incapacity the righteous perish, none regarding their fate (Isaiah 57:1, 2).

(Prof. J. Skinner, D. D.)

Parallel Verses
KJV: All ye beasts of the field, come to devour, yea, all ye beasts in the forest.

WEB: All you animals of the field, come to devour, [yes], all you animals in the forest.

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