Isaiah's Leaders

Isaiah 3's leaders also follow the tribes.

The Story

1See now, the Lord, the LORD Almighty, is about to take from Jerusalem and Judah both supply and support: all supplies of food and all supplies of water, 2the hero and warrior, the judge and prophet, the soothsayer and elder, 3the captain of fifty and man of rank, the counselor, skilled craftsman and clever enchanter. 4I will make boys their officials; mere children will govern them. (Isaiah 3:1-4 NIV)

1FEFor Yahvah, sovereign of hosts, takes away from Jerusalem and from Judah the stay and the staff, the whole stay of bread and the whole stay of water 2and the mighty man and the man of war and the judge and the prophet and the diviner and the elder 3and the head of 50 and the honorable man and the counsellor and the skilled craftsman and the expert counsellor.

4I will appoint young men to be their princes and mockers will rule over them. (Isaiah 3:1-4 BRB)

1For, behold, the Lord, the Lord of hosts, doth take away from Jerusalem and from Judah the stay and the staff, the whole stay of bread, and the whole stay of water, 2The mighty man, and the man of war, the judge, and the prophet, and the prudent, and the ancient, 3The captain of fifty, and the honourable man, and the counsellor, and the cunning artificer, and the eloquent orator.the honourable…: Heb. a man eminent in countenanceeloquent…: or, skilful of speech 4And I will give children to be their princes, and babes shall rule over them. (Isaiah 3:1-4 KJV)


Tribe Leader
Judah Mighty Man
Reuben Man of War
Gad Judge
Asher Prophet
Naphtali Diviner
Manasseh Elder
Simeon Captain of 50
Levi Honorable Man
Issachar Counselor
Zebulun Skillful Carpenter
Joseph Expert Counselor
Benjamin Young Men as Princes
Dan Mockers as Rulers