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Woe to the wicked.

15 And "the mean man shall be brought down, and the mighty man shall be humbled, and the eyes of the lofty shall be humbled:

16 But the LORD of hosts shall be exalted in judgment, and 2 God that is holy shall be sanctified in righteousness. 17 Then shall the lambs feed after their manner, and the waste places of the fat ones shall strangers eat.

18 Woe unto them that draw iniquity with cords of vanity, and sin as it were with a cart rope:

ISAIAH 5

19k That say, Let him make speed, and hasten his work, that we may see it and let the counsel of the Holy One of Israel draw nigh and come, that we may know it! 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 8in their own sight!

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!

a ch. 2. 9.
b2 Ki. 15. 7.

ch. 1. 1.
d Jn. 12. 41.
e ch. 2. 11.
Or,

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the skirts
thereof.
2 Or, the
holy Ged.
Heb, the

God the holy
f Rev. 4. 8.
Eze. 1. 11.
ch. 10. 16.

i Ps. 109. 11.

3 Heb. this

cried to this
j Rev. 4. 8.
4 Heb, his
glory is the
fulness of
the whole
earth.

2 Pe. 3. 4.

5 Heb.
thresholds.
Ex. 19. 18.
Rev. 15. 8.
m Ex. 3. 6.

6 Heb. say
concerning
evil, It is
good, fc.
7 Heb. cut off.
Ro. 12 16.
8 Heb. before
their face.
9 Heb. and
in his hand
a live coal.

ver. 11.
10 Heb. caused

Isaiah's vision of the Lord.

CHAPTER 6

6TN the year that king Uzziah died

year the Lord sitting upon a throne, high and lifted up, and his train filled the temple.

2 Above it stood the seraphims: each one had six wings; with twain he covered his face, and with twain he covered his feet, and with twain he did fly.

3 And 3one cried unto another, and said, Holy, holy, holy, is the LORD of hosts: the whole earth is full of his glory. 4 And the posts of the 5 door moved at the voice of him that cried, and the house was filled with smoke.

5 Then said I, Woe is me! for I am 7 undone; because I am a man of unclean lips, and I dwell in the midst of a people of unclean lips: for mine eyes have seen the King, the LORD of hosts.

6 Then flew one of the seraphims unto me, having a live coal in his hand, which he had taken with the tongs from off the altar:

7 And he 10 laid it upon my mouth, and said, Lo, this hath touched thy lips; and thine iniquity is taken away, and thy sin purged.

8 Also I heard the voice of the Lord, saying, Whom shall I send, and who will go for us? Then said I, 12 Here am I; send me.

24 Therefore as the 11 fire devoureth the stubble, and the flame consumeth the chaff, so their root shall be as rottenness, and their blossom shall go up as dust: because they have cast away the law of the LORD of hosts, and "despised the word of the Holy One of Israel. 25 Therefore is the anger of the LORD 1 Heb. tongue and make their ears heavy, and shut kindled against his people, and he hath stretched forth his hand against them,

For

it to touch. p Pro. 17. 15. g Ex. 23. 8.

of fire. 12 Heb.

Behold me.

ceasing, fo.
Heb. in
hearing, fc.
Mt. 13. 14.
r ch. 1. 4.

9 And he said, Go, and tell this people, Hear ye 13 indeed, but understand not; and see ye indeed, but perceive not. 10 Make the heart of this people fat,

their eyes; lest they see with their eyes, and hear with their ears, and understand

healed.

and hath smitten them: and the hills 13 Or, without with their heart, and convert, and be did tremble, and their carcases were 14 torn in the midst of the streets. all this his anger is not turned away, but his hand is stretched out still. 26 And he will lift up an ensign, to the nations from far, and "will hiss unto them from the end of the earth: and, behold, they shall come with speed swiftly:

27 None shall be weary nor stumble among them; none shall slumber nor sleep; neither shall the girdle of their loins be loosed, nor the latchet of their shoes be broken:

28 Whose arrows are sharp, and all their bows bent, their horses' hoofs shall be counted like flint, and their wheels like a whirlwind:

29 Their roaring shall be like a lion, they shall roar like young lions: yea, they shall roar, and lay hold of the prey, and shall carry it away safe, and none shall deliver it.

30 And in that day they shall roar against them like the roaring of the sea: and if one look unto the land, behold darkness and 19 sorrow, 20 and the light is darkened in the heavens thereof.

ch. 12. 6.
2K1.22.13,17.
14 Or, as dung.
ch. 11. 12.

15 Heb.
desolate with
desolation.

w ch. 7. 18.
Deu. 28. 49.
16 Or, when it
is r returned,
and hath been
broused.

ch. 7. 3.

17 Or, stock,

or, stem.

z Ezr. 9. 2.

a2K 15.25,37.
ch. 2. 11.

18 Heb.

resteth on.

c ch. 8. 22.
19 Or, distress.
20 Or, when

it is light,
it shall be

dark in the
destructions
thereof.

11 Then said I, Lord, how long? And he answered, Until the cities be wasted without inhabitant, and the houses without man, and the land be 15 utterly desolate, 12 And the LORD have removed men far away, and there be a great forsaking in the midst of the land.

13 But yet in it shall be a tenth, 16 and it shall return, and shall be eaten: as a teil tree, and as an oak, whose 17 substance is in them, when they cast their leaves: so the holy seed shall be the 17 substance thereof.

CHAPTER 7

AND it came to pass in the days of A. Ahaz the son of Jotham, the son of Uzziah, king of Judah, that a Rezin the king of Syria, and "Pekah the son of Remaliah, king of Israel, went up toward Jerusalem to war against it, but could not prevail against it.

2 And it was told the house of David, saying, Syria 1 is confederate with Ephra im. And his heart was moved, and the heart of his people, as the trees of the wood are moved with the wind.

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The child Immanuel.

3 Then said the LORD unto Isaiah, Go forth now to meet Ahaz, thou, and 1Shear-jashub thy son, at the end of the conduit of the upper pool in the 2highway of the fuller's field;

4 And say unto him, Take heed, and be quiet; fear not, 3 neither be fainthearted for the two tails of these smoking firebrands, for the fierce anger of Rezin with Syria, and of the son of Remaliah. ! 5 Because Syria, Ephraim, and the son of Remaliah, have taken evil counsel against thee, saying,

6 Let us go up against Judah, and 5vex ft, and let us make a breach therein for us, and set a king in the midst of it, even the son of Tabeal:

7 Thus saith the Lord GOD, It shall not stand, neither shall it come to pass. 8 For the head of Syria is d Damascus, and the head of Damascus is Rezin ; and within threescore and five years shall Ephraim be broken, 6 that it be not a people.

9 And the head of Ephraim is Samaria, and the head of Samaria is Remaliah's son. 7If ye will not believe, surely ye shall not be established.

109 Moreover the LORD spake again unto Ahaz, saying,

11 Ask thee ja sign of the LORD thy God; 10 ask it either kin the depth, or in the height above.

12 But Ahaz said, I will not ask, neither will I tempt the LORD.

13 And he said, Hear ye now, m0 house of David; Is it a small thing for you to weary men, but will ye weary my God also?

14 Therefore the Lord himself shall give you a sign; Behold, a virgin shall conceive, and bear a son, and 13 shall call his name "Immanuel.

15Butter and honey shall he eat, "that he may know to refuse the evil, and choose the good.

16 For before the child shall know to refuse the evil, and choose the good, the land that thou abhorrest shall be forsaken of both her kings.

17 The LORD shall bring upon thee, and upon thy people, and upon thy father's house, days that have not come, from the day that Ephraim departed from Judah; even the king of Assyria. 18 And it shall come to pass in that day, that the LORD shall hiss for the fly that is in the uttermost part of the rivers of Egypt, and for the bee that is in the land of Assyria.

19 And they shall come, and shall rest all of them in the desolate valleys, and in the holes of the rocks, and upon all thorns, and upon all 16 bushes.

ISAIAH 7

That is, The remnant

Of Maher-shalal-hash-baz.

21 And it shall come to pass in that day, that a man shall nourish a young a 2 Ki. 18. 17. cow, and two sheep;

shall return.

20r,

causeway.

3 Heh. let not thy heart be tender.

4 Heh, the midst of ch. 8. 6.

5 Or, waken.

2 Sa. 8. 6. deh. 17. 1, 3.

e ch. 27. 10.

fch. 5. 5. 22 Ki. 17. 24. 6 Heb. from 1 Ki. 16. 24.

i ch. 30. 8.

7Or, Do ye

8

9

a.

not believe? it is because ye are not stable. Heb. In making speed to the spoil he hasteneth the prey, or, Make speed, fe.

Heb. And the

LORD added to speak. 2 Ki. 19. 29. 10 Or, make thy petition deep.

Mt. 12. 38,39.

11 Heb. approached. 12 Ki. 16. 7. m Lk.1. 27, 69.

ch. 7. 16.

12 Or,

he

that is before
the king of
Assyria shall

take away
the riches.
o ch. 7. 8.
p ch. 7. 9.
9 Mt. 1. 23.
e. 3. 15.

13 Or, thou, O
virgin, shalt.
8 ch. 8. 8, 10.
t ver. 22.

u Ne. 3. 15.
v Lk. 2. 40, 52.
w ch. 7. 1, 4.
r ch. 8. 4.

y 2 Ki. 15. 30.

1 Ki. 12. 16.
a ch. 30. 28.

14 Heb. the
fulness of the
breadth of they
land shall be
the stretch-
ings out of
his wings.
b ch. 7. 14.
2 K. 23. 29,

33-35.
15 Or, yet.
16 Or,
commendable

trees.

e 2 Ki. 16. 8.

20 In the same day shall the Lord shave with da rasor that is hired, namely, byd Eze. 5. 1. them beyond the river, by the king of 17 Heb. in Assyria, the head, and the hair of the feet: and it shall also consume the beard.

strength of hand.

22 And it shall come to pass, for the abundance of milk that they shall give he shall eat butter: for butter and honey shall every one eat that is left in the land.

23 And it shall come to pass in that day, that every place shall be, where there were a thousand vines at a thousand silverlings, it shall even be for briers and thorns.

24 With arrows and with bows shall men come thither; because all the land shall become briers and thorns.

25 And on all hills that shall be digged with the mattock, there shall not come thither the fear of briers and thorns: but it shall be for the sending forth of oxen, and for the treading of lesser cattle.

CHAPTER 8

OREOVER the LORD said unto me,

it with a man's pen concerning 8 Mahershalal-hash-baz.

2 And I took unto me faithful witnesses to record, Uriah the priest, and Zechariah the son of Jeberechiah.

3 And I went unto the prophetess; and she conceived, and bare a son. Then said the LORD to me, Call his name Maher-shalal-hash-baz.

4 "For before the child shall have knowledge to cry, My father, and my mother, 12 the riches of Damascus and the spoil of PSamaria shall be taken away before the king of Assyria.

5 The LORD spake also unto me again, saying,

6 Forasmuch as this people refuseth the waters of Shiloah that go softly, and rejoice in Rezin and Remaliah's son;

7 Now therefore, behold, the Lord bringeth up upon them the waters of the river, strong and many, even the king of Assyria, and all his glory: and he shall come up over all his channels, and go over all his banks:

8 And he shall pass through Judah; he shall overflow and go over, he shall reach even to the neck; and 14 the stretching out of his wings shall fill the breadth of thy land, O Immanuel.

9 Associate yourselves, O ye people, 15 and ye shall be broken in pieces; and give ear, all ye of far countries: gird yourselves, and ye shall be broken in pieces; gird yourselves, and ye shall be broken in pieces.

10 Take counsel together, and it shall come to nought; speak the word, and it shall not stand: for God is with us.

11 For the LORD spake thus to me 17 with a strong hand, and instructed me that I should not walk in the way of this people, saying,

Birth of the Prince of Peace.

12 Say ye not, A confederacy, to all them to whom this people shall say, A confederacy; neither fear ye their fear, nor be afraid.

13Sanctify the LORD of hosts himself; and let him be your fear, and let him be your dread.

14 And he shall be for a sanctuary; but for ja stone of stumbling and for a rock of offence to both the houses of Israel, for a gin and for a snare to the inhabitants of Jerusalem.

15 And many among them shall stumble, and fall, and be broken, and be snared, and be taken.

16 Bind up the testimony, seal the law among my disciples.

17 And I will wait upon the LORD, that hideth his face from the house of Jacob, and I will look for him.

18 Behold, I and the children whom the LORD hath given me are t for signs and for "wonders in Israel from the LORD of hosts, which dwelleth in mount Zion. 19 And when they shall say unto you, Seek unto "them that have familiar spirits, and unto wizards that peep, and that mutter: "should not a people seek unto their God? for the living to b6 the dead?

20 To the law and to the testimony: if they speak not according to this word, fit is because there is 3 no light in them. 21 And they shall pass through it, hardly bestead and hungry: and it shall come to pass, that when they shall be hungry, they shall fret themselves, and curse their king and their God, and look upward.

22 And they shall look unto the earth; and behold trouble and darkness, dimness of anguish ; and they shall be driven to darkness.

CHAPTER 9

NEVERTHELESS the dimness shall

ISAIAH 8

Mt. 28. 18. el Pe. 3.14.15. Judg. 13. 18.

a ch. 7. 14.

Nu. 20. 12.

Eph. 2. 14. 9 Lk 12. 5. Ps. 89. 4.

i Eze. 11. 16,

Ro. 93. Jer. 23. 5. m 2 Ki. l. 31.

/ Ps. 69. 22,

ch. 37. 32.

n ch. 7. 2, &c. och 7. 9.

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Hab. 2. 3. 7 ch. 54. 8. He. 2. 13.

ch. 7. 3. t ch. 7. 14.

Zech. 3. 8.

v ch. 7.

1 Heb. mingle.

w 2 Ki. 23. 24. 2 Ki. 16. 6. 2 Ch. 25. 18.

z ch. 10. 14
& 29. 4.

a eh. 41. 25.
2 Heb. whole.
ver. 17, 21.
ch. 10. 4.

661 8.28.11... Lk. 16. 29.

Ps. 106. 28.

d Hos. 7. 10. el Jn. 4. & f Mi. 3 6.

3

Heb. no

morning. g ch. 10. 17.

Rev. 16.9,11.

ich. 5. 30

4

Or, they that:

call them
blessed.

j ch. 9. 1.
5 Or, called
blessed of.
6 Heb. wal-
lowed up.
kịch. B. 2.
ch. 10. 6,
m2 Ch. 16. 4.
1 Ch. 5. 20
2 Ki, 15. 29.

7 Or, villany. ver. 12

not be such as was in her vexation, Mt. 4. 15, 16. when at the first he lightly afflicted "the land of Zebulun and the land of Naph-10 17,18. tali, and afterward did more grievously Mal. 4. 1. afflict her by the way of the sea, beyond 8 Or, populous. Jordan, in Galilee 8 of the nations. q Eph. 5. 8, 14. 2 The people" that walked in darkness Lk. 1. 79. have seen a great light: they that dwell in the land of the shadow of death, upon them hath the light shined.

3 Thou hast multiplied the nation, and 9not increased the joy: they joy before thee according to the joy in harvest, and as men rejoice when they divide the spoil. 4 12 For thou hast broken "the yoke of his burden, and the staff of his shoulder, the rod of his oppressor, as in " the day of Midian.

5 13 For every battle of the warrior is with confused noise, and garments rolled in blood; 14 but this shall be with burning and 10 fuel of fire.

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For unto us a child is born, unto us

• ch. 26. 15.

9 Or, to him. 10 Heb. meat.

t Mi. 7. 2, 6.

11 Heb. cut. 12 Or, When u ch. 10. 27. Lev. 28. 26. w Judg. 7. 22. r ch. 49. 26. 13 Or, When the whole battle of the warrior was.

thou brakest.

Judg. 8. 1. 14 Or, and 22 Ch.28.6-8.

it was, fe. aa Lk. 2. 11.

The wrath of the Lord.

"a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counseller, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace.

7 Of the increase of his government and peace there shall be no end, upon the throne of David, and upon his kingdom, to order it, and to establish it with judgment and with justice from henceforth even for ever. The zeal of the LORD of hosts will perform this.

8 The Lord sent a word into Jacob, and it hath lighted upon Israel.

9 And all the people shall know, even "Ephraim and the inhabitant of Samaria, that say in the pride and stoutness of heart,

10 The bricks are fallen down, but we will build with hewn stones: the sycomores are cut down, but we will change them into cedars.

11 Therefore the LORD shall set up the adversaries of Rezin against him, and 1 join his enemies together;

12 The Syrians before, and the PhiIsrael with 2open mouth. For all this listines behind; and they shall devour his anger is not turned away, but his hand is stretched out still.

13 For d the people turneth not unto him that smiteth them, neither do they seek the LORD of hosts.

Israel head and tail, branch and rush, 14 Therefore the LORD will cut off from 9in one day.

15 The ancient and honourable, he is the head; and the prophet that teacheth lies, he is the tail.

16 For 4 the leaders of this people cause them to err; and they that are led of them are destroyed.

17 Therefore the Lord shall have no joy in their young men, neither shall have mercy on their fatherless and widows: for every one is an hypocrite and an evildoer, and every mouth speaketh 7 folly. For all this his anger is not turned away, but his hand is stretched

out still.

18 For wickedness P burneth as the fire: it shall devour the briers and thorns, and shall kindle in the thickets of the forest, and they shall mount up like the lifting up of smoke.

19 Through the wrath of the LORD of hosts is the land darkened, and the people shall be as the 10 fuel of the fire: no man shall spare his brother.

20 And he shall snatch on the right hand, and be hungry; and he shall eat on the left hand, and they shall not be satisfied: they shall eat every man the flesh of his own arm:

21 Manasseh, Ephraim; and Ephraim, Manasseh: and they together shall be against Judah. For all this his anger is not turned away, but his hand is stretched out still.

Assyria threatened

CHAPTER 10

ISAIAH 10

righteous decrees, and 2that write grievousness which they have prescribed; 2 To turn aside the needy from judgment, and to take away the right from "the poor of my people, that widows may be their prey, and that they may rob the fatherless!

3 And what will ye do in the day of visitation, and in the desolation which shall come from far? to whom will ye flee for help? and where will ye leave your glory?

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4 Without me they shall bow down under the prisoners, and they shall fall fch. 4. 2 under the slain. For all this his anger is not turned away, but his hand is stretched out still.

5 Or, Woe to the A seyrian. 6 Heb. Asshur.

ch. 9. 4. h2 Ki. 16. 7. 7 Or, though. 2 Ch. 30. 6,

550 6 Assyrian, the rod of mine anger, 7and the staff in their hand is mine indignation. 6 I will send him against an hypocri-ich. 9. 17. tical nation, and against the people of my wrath will I give him a charge, to take the spoil, and to take the prey, and to 8 tread them down like the mire of the streets.

7 Howbeit he meaneth not so, neither doth his heart think so; but it is in his heart to destroy and cut off nations not a few.

8 For he saith, Are not my princes altogether kings?

9 Is not "Calno as Carchemish? is not PHamath as Arpad? is not Samaria as Damascus ?

10 As my hand hath found the kingdoms of the idols, and whose graven images did excel them of Jerusalem and of Samaria;

ch. 7. 3.

Jer. 34. 22.

Ro. 9. 27, 28. 8 Heb. lay them a treading. 9 Heb. in, 10 or, in

or, among.

m 2 KI, 18, 24. Ge. 10, 10,

Am. 6. 2. o2 Ch. 35, 20. 2 Ki. 18. 34. pl Ki, 8. 65. 11 Or, but he shall lift up his staff for thee.

r2 Ki. 18. 33. 3 ch. 51. 7.

14-16.

11 Shall I not, as I have done unto 2 Ki. 18. Samaria and her idols so do to Jerusalem and her idols?

u Judg. 7. 25. ch. 9. 4.

Jer. 25. 29.
Ex 14.26,27.

ch. 11. 15.
r 2 Ki. 19.
35-37.
12 Heb.

visit

12 Wherefore it shal come to pass, that *when the Lord hathperformed his whole work upon mount Zion and on Jerusalem, I will 12 punish the fruit of the 13 stout heart of the king of Assyria, and the glory of his high looks. 13 For he saith, By the strength of my 13 Heb. hand I have done it, and by my wisdom; for I am prudent and I have removed the bounds of the people, and have robbed their treasures, and I have put down the inhabitants like 15 a valiant

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greatness of the heart. 14 Heb.

remove.

y2 Ki. 19. 23. Ps. 105, 15,

Dan. 9. 24. a 1 Sa. 14. 2

isa. 13. 2. 15 Or, many people. Judg. 18. 21. 16 Heb. Cry shrill with. Sa. 25. 44. 17 Or, a rod should shake them that lift it up.

d1 Sa. 13. 23.

15 Shall the axe boast itself against him1 that heweth therewith? or shall the saw magnify itsel' against him that shaketh it ? as if 17 the rod should shake itself against them that lift it up, or as if the 18a. 21. 1.

and Israel comforted.

staff should lift up itself, as if it were no wood.

16 Therefore shall the Lord, the Lord of hosts, send among his fat ones leanness; and under his glory he shall kindle a burning like the burning of a fire.

17 And the light of Israel shall be for a fire, and his Holy One for a flame: and it shall burn and devour his thorns and his briers in one day;

18 And shall consume the glory of his forest, and of his fruitful field, 3 both soul and body: and they shall be as when a standard bearer fainteth.

19 And the rest of the trees of his forest shall be few, that a child may write them.

20 ¶ And it shall come to pass in that day, that the remnant of Israel, and fsuch as are escaped of the house of Jacob, shall no more again stay upon him that smote them; but shall stay upon the LORD, the Holy One of Israel, in truth.

21 The remnant shall return, even the remnant of Jacob, unto the mighty God.

22 For though thy people Israel be as the sand of the sea, yet a remnant of them shall return: the consumption decreed shall overflow 10 with righteousness,

23 For the Lord GOD of hosts shall make a consumption, even determined, in the midst of all the land.

24 Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD of hosts, O my people that dwellest in Zion, he not afraid of the Assyrian he shall smite thee with a rod, 11 and shall lift up his staff against thee, after the manner of Egypt.

25 For yet a very little while, and the indignation shall cease, and mine anger in their destruction.

26 And the LORD of hosts shall stir up a scourge for him according to "the slaughter of Midian at the rock of Oreb: and as "his rod was upon the sea, so shall he lift it up after the manner of Egypt.

27 And it shall come to pass in that day, that his burden shall be taken away from off thy shoulder, and his yoke from off thy neck, and the yoke shall be destroyed because of the anointing.

28 He is come to Aiath, he is passed to "Migron; at 6 Michmash he hath laid up his carriages:

29 They are gone over the passage: they have taken up their lodging at Geba; Ramah is afraid; Gibeah of Sauf is fled.

30 16 Lift up thy voice, O daughter of "Gallim: cause it to be heard unto Laish, O poor Anathoth.

31 Madmenah is removed; the inhabitants of Gebim gather themselves to flee.

32 As yet shall he remain at Nob that day: he shall shake his hand against

The rod and root of Jesse.

ISAIAH 10

the mount of the daughter of Zion, the a ch. 9, 21. hill of Jerusalem.

33 Behold, the Lord, the LORD of hosts, shall lop the bough with terror: and the high ones of stature shall be hewn down, and the haughty shall be humbled.

34 And he shall cut down the thickets of the forest with iron, and Lebanon shall fall 3 by a mighty one.

CHAPTER 11

Jer. 3. 18.
Eze. 37. 16,
17, 22.

Hos. 1. 11. b ch. 9. 18. 1 Heb. the children of. ch. 29. 17. 2 Heb. Edom and Moab shall be the laying on of their hand.

ND there shall come forth a rod out 3 Or, mightily.

Aof the stem of Jesse, and a Branch

shall grow out of his roots:

2 And the spirit of the LORD shall rest upon him, the spirit of wisdom and understanding, the spirit of counsel and might, the spirit of knowledge and of the fear of the LORD;

3 And shall make him of 6 quick understanding in the fear of the LORD: and The shall not judge after the sight of his eyes, neither reprove after the hearing of his ears:

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Heb, their

obedience.

d Zech. 10. 11.

Ps. 110. 2.

ver. 10.

He. 7. 14.

gch. 7. 20. Mt. 3. 16. Jn. 3. 34.

Deu. 34. 9. 5 Heb. in shoes. ch. 19. 23.

Ex. 14. 29. ch. 63. 12, 13. 6 Heb. scent, or, smell.

m Ps. 72. 2, 4.

4 But with righteousness shall he judge the poor, and 7 reprove with equityJn. 7. 24. for the meek of the earth: and he shall "smite the earth with the rod of his mouth, and with the breath of his lips shall he slay the wicked.

5 And righteousness shall be the girdle of his loins, and faithfulness the girdle

of his reins.

6 The wolf also shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid; and the calf and the young lion and the fatling together; and a little child shall lead them.

ch. 2. 11. 7 Or, argue. Ps. 2. 9.

Mal. 4. 6.

ch. 26. 4. PEx. 15. 2.

Ps. 118. 14. 9 Eph. 6. 14. ch. 65. 25.

8

Hos. 2. 18.

Or, proclaim. P. 98. 1.

Ps. 145. 4-6.

9 Heb. inhabitress. uch. 5. 24

7 And the cow and the bear shall feed; their young ones shall lie down together: and the lion shall eat straw like 10 Or, adder's.

the ox.

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9 They shall not hurt nor destroy in all *my holy mountain: for the earth shall be full of the knowledge of the LORD, as the waters cover the sea.

10 And in that day there shall be a root of Jesse, which shall stand for dan ensign of the people; to it shall the Gentiles seek: and his rest shall be 11 glorious.

11 And it shall come to pass in that day, that the Lord shall set his hand again the second time to recover the remnant of his people, which shall be left, from Assyria, and from Egypt, and from Pathros, and from Cush, and from Elam, and from Shinar, and from Hamath, and from the islands

of the sea.

12 And "he shall set up an ensign for the nations, and shall assemble the outcasts of Israel, and gather together the dispersed of Judah from the four 14 corners of the earth.

& 41. 14, 16.

ch. 14. 28 & 17. 1. Zech. 12. 1. 1. 1.

w ch.

r Ps. 78. 54. y Hab. 2. 14.

ch. 5. 26. a Jer. 51. 25. ch. 16. 32.

e Ro. 15. 12.
d ver. 12.

e Ps. 50. 5.
f Joel 3. 11.

He. 4. 1. 11 Heb. glory. 12 Heb. the likeness of. Jer. 44. 1, 15. 2 Ki. 19. 9. Jer. 49. 34... k Ge. 11. 2. 11 Ki. 8. 65.

m Esth. 10. 1. ch. 21. 15.

ch 5. 26. ch. 14. 31. p Joel 1. 15. Zeph. 1. 7.

Rev. 6. 17.

ch. 27. 13.

Jer. 49. 36. 13 Or, fall down. 14 Heb. wings.

The restoration of Israel.

13 "The envy also of Ephraim shall depart, and the adversaries of Judah shall be cut off: Ephraim shall not envy Judah, and Judah shall not vex Ephraim. 14 But they shall fly upon the shoulders of the Philistines toward the west; they shall spoil them of the east together: 2 they shall lay their hand upon Edom and Moab; and the children of Ammon 4 shall obey then.

15 And the LORD d shall utterly destroy the tongue of the Egyptian sea; and with his mighty wind shall he shake his hand over 9 the river, and shall smite it in the seven streams and make men go over dryshod.

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AND Win that day thou shalt say, Q A LORD, I will praise thee: though thou wast angry with me, thine anger is turned away, and thou comfortedst me. 2 Behold, God is my salvation; I will trust, and not be afraid: for the LORD JEHOVAH is my strength and my song; he also is become my salvation." 3 Therefore with joy shall ye draw water out of the wells of salvation.

4 And in that day shall ye say, Praise the LORD, 8 call upon his name, declare his doings among the people, make mention that his name is exalted.

5 Sing unto the LORD; for he hath done excellent things: this is known in all the earth.

6 Cry out and shout, thou 9 inhabitant of Zion: for great is "the Holy One of Israel in the mids: of thee.

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HE burden of Babylon, "which Isaiah the son of Amoz did see. 2 Lift ye up a bainer upon the high mountain, exalt the voice unto them, 6 shake the hand, that they may go into the gates of the nobles.

3 I have commanded my sanctified ones, I have also called my mighty ones for mine anger even them that rejoice in my highness.

4 The noise of a multitude in the mountains, 12 like as of a great people; a tumultuous noise of the kingdoms of nations gathered together: the LORD of hosts mustereth the host of the battle.

5 They come from a far country, from the end of heaven, even the LORD, and the weapons of his indignation, to destroy the whole land.

61Howl ye; Pfor the day of the LORD is at hand; it shall come as a destruction from the Almighty.

7 Therefore shall all hands 13 be faint, and every man's heart shall melt:

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