9 Awake, awake,
put on strength, O arm of the LORD.
Wake up as in days past,
as in generations of old.
17 Awake, awake!
Rise up, O Jerusalem,
you who have drunk from the hand of the LORD
30 “This will be the sign for you, Hezekiah:
“This year you will eat what grows by itself,
and the second year what springs from that.
But in the third year sow and reap,
plant vineyards ...
Berean Study Bible Isaiah 14:
1 For the LORD will have compassion on Jacob; once again He will choose Israel and settle them in their own land. The foreigner will join them and unite with the house ...
Isaiah 12:2 (NIV)
Surely God is my salvation;
I will trust and not be afraid.
The Lord, the Lord himself, is my strength and my defense;
he has become my salvation.”
What is the significance between ...
Isaiah 11:1-3 (ESV):
A shoot will come up from the stump of Jesse;
from his roots a Branch will bear fruit.
2 The Spirit of the Lord will rest on him—
the Spirit of wisdom and of understanding,
In the question Why would God fully become His Word if He could not return to Himself? the author assumes a firm link between the term 'word' in the following passages:
Isaiah 55:10-11 (ESV):
10 “For ...
Does our God claim His-Word becomes fully Himself [before returning to Himself]?
Yeshayahu יְשַׁעְיָ֣הוּ | “Isaiah” 55:11
“so shall be My-Word that emanates from My-mouth; it shall not return to Me ...
It is my view that חלי in verse 3 is most accurately translated as disease, sickness or infirmity. However the word translated ‘acquainted’ appears to be misleading given its connotation.
The word ידע ...
I noticed that in the English חלי is some times translated as grief e.g. KJV, ESV, NASB. The NRSV translates it as infirmity which personally I think is a better translation of חלי. The LXX likewise ...
Ephesians 4:30 (NRSV) says that the Holy Spirit can be grieved:
And do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, with which you were marked with a seal for the day of redemption
which is paralleled in the ...
What is the meaning of Isaiah 30:22 from the Hebrew?
Then you will desecrate your idols overlaid with silver and your
images covered with gold; you will throw them away like a menstrual
cloth and say ...
In some English translations of Isaiah 5:14, Sheol/Hell is personified as a woman. Versions include:
The King James Version:
Therefore hell hath enlarged herself, and opened her mouth without measure.....
In Isaiah 7:14-16
14 Therefore the Lord Himself will give you a sign: Behold, the virgin
will conceive and give birth to a son, and she will name Him Immanuel.
15 He will eat curds and honey at the ...
The general translation of וַיִּקְרָ֨א שְׁמֹ֜ו פֶּ֠לֶא is his name will be called wonderful etc, but the form of the verb is simple pal not nifal... Who is the subject and who is the recipient of this ...
Isaiah 56:6 (NET):
As for foreigners who become followers of the Lord and serve him,
who love the name of the Lord and want to be his servants —
all who observe the Sabbath and do not defile it,
This name is repeated many times in chapter 7 and 8 of Isaiah. What is the significance of this name, and what is Isaiah's trying to convey with it? Also how can Isaiah predict deliverance and doom at ...
“Behold, the virgin will be with child and will give birth to a son, and they will call Him Immanuel” (which means, “God with us”). Matt 1:23
Some consider this passage is a proof that Jesus is God.
As I study the various accounts of the captivity of Judah, I have begun to encounter some difficulties over the remote cause of Judah's captivity in Babylon. Quite a number of commentators hold the ...
I have seen his ways, but I will heal him;
I will lead him and restore comfort to him and his mourners,
19creating the fruit of the lips.
Peace, peace, to the far and to the near,” says ...
I am very interested in understanding the biblical book of Isaiah. I have read in numerous places that virtually no modern scholars view the book as having been written only by the historical Isaiah ...
15Look down from heaven and see,
from your lofty throne, holy and glorious.
Where are your zeal and your might?
Your tenderness and compassion are withheld from us.
16But you are our Father,
[Isa 44:18-20 NLT] (18) Such stupidity and ignorance! Their eyes are closed, and they cannot see. Their minds are shut, and they cannot think. (19) The person who made the idol never stops to reflect, ...
ESV Isaiah 60:16
You shall suck the milk of nations; you shall nurse at the breast of kings; and you shall know that I, the LORD, am your Savior and your Redeemer, the Mighty One of Jacob.
In Isaiah 40 vs 3 is the road being made in the wilderness for God to use to go to his people (like the father in the Prodigal Son) or is it for the people to use to go back to Him? Commentaries seem ...
Luke 4:17-18 He stood up to read, and the scroll of the prophet
Isaiah was handed to him. Unrolling it, he found the place where it is
written: The Spirit of the Lord is on me because he has anointed ...