Bible Interpretation

Interpret This With Rev. Ed

Have you ever wondered how a specific Bible verse might be interpreted metaphysically? Interpret This provides greater insight into the hidden meanings of the Bible. Use the search features below to find a verse. If the verse you are looking for is not available, click here to request an interpretation

Isaiah 53:4-5

The passage above is from the King James translation instead of the New Revised Standard Version that I use. The KJV is the one I found that uses the word 'stripes,' which is what you asked about.

Matthew 7:4-5

Jesus was, among other things, a skilled teacher. He was teaching orally, of course, since few if any of his followers could read. He knew that exaggeration and humor would help his students to remember more clearly.


I think perhaps you are trying too hard. As in any metaphysical question concerning the Bible, there is never one right answer.

Isaiah 10:24-27

I've added the three verses that precede 10:27, which is the verse you are asking about. On its own it would be difficult to know who the 'he' is whose burden and yoke will be rmoved.