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Meaning of "A Babe in Arms Will be Their Tyrant"?

Here is my attempt to translate Isa 3:12 - My People: their oppressors/tyrants [are] children and women rule over them My People: their leaders cause [them] to err and the road of your paths destroy ...
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Meaning of "A Babe in Arms Will be Their Tyrant"?

If we break it down the phrase becomes earier to understand: First, lets look at the context. The prophet Isaiah is addressing the people of Judah. He then precedes to warn them about the consequences ...
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(Isaiah 49:24-25) Questions of "prey be taken from the mighty man?" Or "captives of a tyrant be rescued?" Received switched answers

The structure of Isaiah 49:24-25 can be seen as a form of Hebrew parallelism, which is a common literary device in biblical poetry. In this case, the parallelism is used to create a contrast between ...
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(Isaiah 49:24-25) Questions of "prey be taken from the mighty man?" Or "captives of a tyrant be rescued?" Received switched answers

Isa 49:24 & 25 form a classic Hebrew chiasm - a piece of literature/writing that is symmetrical about the center. Let me set this out to show the structure: A: Can the plunder be snatched from ...
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Deeper contextual understanding of Isaiah 49:8 declaration that the Israelites will "inherit the desolate heritages"

The OP says "Isaiah 49:7-9 is a benevolent declaration to the mistreated Messiah." But - without denying this interpretation as a dual fulfillment - another way of looking at this prophecy ...
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( Ephesians 5:26-27 ) Christian husbands take initiative to "cleansing" wives via "washing of water with the word"

How does one agapao one's wife to "sanctify and cleanse her with the washing of water by the word"? Show her the love of 1Cor.13:4-7. "The family prays together, reads the Bible ...
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