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Isaiah 51 :: Darby Translation (DBY)

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Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:1 - Hearken unto me, ye that follow after righteousness, ye that seek Jehovah: look unto the rock whence ye were hewn, and to the hole of the pit whence ye were digged.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:2 - Look unto Abraham your father, and unto Sarah that bore you; for I called him when he was alone, and blessed him, and multiplied him.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:3 - For Jehovah shall comfort Zion, he shall comfort all her waste places; and he will make her wilderness like Eden, and her desert like the garden of Jehovah: gladness and joy shall be found therein, thanksgiving, and the voice of song.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:4 - Listen unto me, my people; and give ear unto me, my nation: for a law shall proceed from me, and I will establish my judgment for a light of the peoples.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:5 - My righteousness is near, my salvation is gone forth, and mine arms shall judge the peoples: the isles shall wait for me, and in mine arm shall they trust.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:6 - Lift up your eyes to the heavens, and look on the earth beneath: for the heavens shall vanish away like smoke, and the earth shall grow old like a garment, and they that dwell therein shall die in like manner; but my salvation shall be for ever, and my righteousness shall not be abolished.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:7 - Hearken unto me, ye that know righteousness, the people in whose heart is my law; fear not the reproach of men, and be not afraid of their revilings.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:8 - For the moth shall eat them up like a garment, and the worm shall eat them like wool; but my righteousness shall be for ever, and my salvation from generation to generation.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:9 - Awake, awake, put on strength, O arm of Jehovah; awake, as in the days of old, as in the generations of passed ages. Is it not thou that hath hewn Rahab in pieces, and pierced the monster?

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:10 - Is it not thou that dried up the sea, the waters of the great deep; that made the depths of the sea a way for the redeemed to pass over?

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:11 - So the ransomed of Jehovah shall return, and come to Zion with singing; and everlasting joy shall be upon their heads: they shall obtain gladness and joy; sorrow and sighing shall flee away.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:12 - I, even I, am he that comforteth you: who art thou, that thou fearest a man that shall die, and the son of man that shall become as grass;

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:13 - and forgettest Jehovah thy Maker, who hath stretched out the heavens, and laid the foundations of the earth; and thou art afraid continually all the day because of the fury of the oppressor, when he prepareth to destroy? And where is the fury of the oppressor?

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:14 - He that is bowed down shall speedily be loosed, and he shall not die in the pit, nor shall his bread fail.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:15 - And I am Jehovah thy God, who raiseth the sea, so that its waves roar: Jehovah of hosts is his name.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:16 - And I have put my words in thy mouth, and covered thee with the shadow of my hand, to plant the heavens, and to lay the foundations of the earth, and to say unto Zion, Thou art my people.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:17 - Arouse thyself, arouse thyself, stand up, Jerusalem, which hast drunk at the hand of Jehovah the cup of his fury. Thou hast drunk, hast drained out the goblet-cup of bewilderment:

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:18 - -- there is none to guide her among all the children that she hath brought forth; neither is there any to take her by the hand of all the children that she hath brought up.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:19 - These two things are come unto thee; who will bemoan thee? -- desolation and destruction, and famine and sword: how shall I comfort thee?

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:20 - Thy children have fainted, they lie at the head of all the streets, as an oryx in a net: they are full of the fury of Jehovah, the rebuke of thy God.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:21 - Therefore hear now this, thou afflicted, and drunken, but not with wine:

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:22 - thus saith thy Lord, Jehovah, and thy God, who pleadeth the cause of his people, Behold, I take out of thy hand the cup of bewilderment, the goblet-cup of my fury; thou shalt no more drink it again:

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:23 - and I will put it into the hand of them that afflict thee; who have said to thy soul, Bow down, that we may go over; and thou hast laid thy body as the ground, and as the street to them that went over.
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J. N. Darby translated the bible in 1890. This translation of the Bible is in the public domain.

 
 
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