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    Isaiah

    Isaiah 1

    1 The vision of Isaiah the son of Amoz, which he saw concerning Judah and Jerusalem, in the days of Uzziah, Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah, kings of Judah.ASV — Isaiah 1:1

    2 Hear, O heavens, and give ear, O earth; for Jehovah hath spoken: I have nourished and brought up children, and they have rebelled against me.ASV — Isaiah 1:2

    3 The ox knoweth his owner, and the ass his master`s crib; [but] Israel doth not know, my people doth not consider.ASV — Isaiah 1:3

    4 Ah sinful nation, a people laden with iniquity, a seed of evil-doers, children that deal corruptly! they have forsaken Jehovah, they have despised the Holy One of Israel, they are estranged [and gone] backward.ASV — Isaiah 1:4

    5 Why will ye be still stricken, that ye revolt more and more? the whole head is sick, and the whole heart faint.ASV — Isaiah 1:5

    6 From the sole of the foot even unto the head there is no soundness in it; [but] wounds, and bruises, and fresh stripes: they have not been closed, neither bound up, neither mollified with oil.ASV — Isaiah 1:6

    7 Your country is desolate; your cities are burned with fire; your land, strangers devour it in your presence, and it is desolate, as overthrown by strangers.ASV — Isaiah 1:7

    8 And the daughter of Zion is left as a booth in a vineyard, as a lodge in a garden of cucumbers, as a besieged city.ASV — Isaiah 1:8

    9 Except Jehovah of hosts had left unto us a very small remnant, we should have been as Sodom, we should have been like unto Gomorrah.ASV — Isaiah 1:9

    10 Hear the word of Jehovah, ye rulers of Sodom; give ear unto the law of our God, ye people of Gomorrah.ASV — Isaiah 1:10

    11 What unto me is the multitude of your sacrifices? saith Jehovah: I have had enough of the burnt-offerings of rams, and the fat of fed beasts; and I delight not in the blood of bullocks, or of lambs, or of he-goats.ASV — Isaiah 1:11

    12 When ye come to appear before me, who hath required this at your hand, to trample my courts?ASV — Isaiah 1:12

    13 Bring no more vain oblations; incense is an abomination unto me; new moon and sabbath, the calling of assemblies,- I cannot away with iniquity and the solemn meeting.ASV — Isaiah 1:13

    14 Your new moons and your appointed feasts my soul hateth; they are a trouble unto me; I am weary of bearing them.ASV — Isaiah 1:14

    15 And when ye spread forth your hands, I will hide mine eyes from you; yea, when ye make many prayers, I will not hear: your hands are full of blood.ASV — Isaiah 1:15

    16 Wash you, make you clean; put away the evil of your doings from before mine eyes; cease to do evil;ASV — Isaiah 1:16

    17 learn to do well; seek justice, relieve the oppressed, judge the fatherless, plead for the widow.ASV — Isaiah 1:17

    18 Come now, and let us reason together, saith Jehovah: though your sins be as scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they be red like crimson, they shall be as wool.ASV — Isaiah 1:18

    19 If ye be willing and obedient, ye shall eat the good of the land:ASV — Isaiah 1:19

    20 but if ye refuse and rebel, ye shall be devoured with the sword; for the mouth of Jehovah hath spoken it.ASV — Isaiah 1:20

    21 How is the faithful city become a harlot! she that was full of justice! righteousness lodged in her, but now murderers.ASV — Isaiah 1:21

    22 Thy silver is become dross, thy wine mixed with water.ASV — Isaiah 1:22

    23 Thy princes are rebellious, and companions of thieves; every one loveth bribes, and followeth after rewards: they judge not the fatherless, neither doth the cause of the widow come unto them.ASV — Isaiah 1:23

    24 Therefore saith the Lord, Jehovah of hosts, the Mighty One of Israel, Ah, I will ease me of mine adversaries, and avenge me of mine enemies;ASV — Isaiah 1:24

    25 and I will turn my hand upon thee, and thoroughly purge away thy dross, and will take away all thy tin;ASV — Isaiah 1:25

    26 and I will restore thy judges as at the first, and thy counsellors as at the beginning: afterward thou shalt be called The city of righteousness, a faithful town.ASV — Isaiah 1:26

    27 Zion shall be redeemed with justice, and her converts with righteousness.ASV — Isaiah 1:27

    28 But the destruction of transgressors and sinners shall be together, and they that forsake Jehovah shall be consumed.ASV — Isaiah 1:28

    29 For they shall be ashamed of the oaks which ye have desired, and ye shall be confounded for the gardens that ye have chosen.ASV — Isaiah 1:29

    30 For ye shall be as an oak whose leaf fadeth, and as a garden that hath no water.ASV — Isaiah 1:30

    31 And the strong shall be as tow, and his work as a spark; and they shall both burn together, and none shall quench them.ASV — Isaiah 1:31

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