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26 And I will restore thy judges as at the 14 And upon all the liigh mountains, and first, and thy counsellors as at the beginning: upon all the bills that are listed up, afterward thou shalt be called, The city of 1.5 And upon every higli lower, and upon sighneousness, The faithful city.

every fenced wall, 27 Zion shall be redeemed with judgment, 16 And upon all the ships of Tarshish, and and her converts with righteousness. upor all pleasant pictures.

28 [ And the destruction of the transgressors 17 And the loftiness of man shall be bowed and of the sinners shall be together, and they downl, and the haughtiness of men shall be that forsake the LORD shall be consumed. made low; and the LORD alone sball be ex

29 For they shall be ashamed of i!le oaks alted in ihat day. which ye have desired, and ye shall be co:- 18 And the idols he shall utterly abolish. founded for the gardens that ye bave chosen. 19 And they shall go into the foles of the

30 For ye shall be as an oak wliose leaf rocks, and into the caves of the earth, for fear fadett, and as a garden that hath no water. of the Lord, and for the glory of his majesty,

31 And the strong shall be as low, and the when he ariseth to shake terribly the earth. maker of it as a spark, and they shall boil burn 20 In that day a man shall cast his idols of together, and none shall quench them. silver, and his idols of gold, wliich they made CHAP. II.

euch one for bimself to worship, lo the moles THAI THE word that Isaiah the son of Amoz saw and to the bals;

concerning Judah and Jerusalem. 21 To go into the clefts of the rocks, and 2 And it shall come to pass in the last days, into lie tops of the ragged rocks, for fear of that the mountain of the Lord's house shall the Lord, and for the glory of his majesty, be established in the top of the mountains, when he ariseth to shake terribly the earth. and shall be exalted above the bills; and all 22 Cease ye from man, whose breath is in his nations shall Now unto il :

for wherein is he to be accounted of? 3 And inany people shall go and say, Come

CHAP. III. yes and let us google loro mondtador of the FIR hielold, the LORD; the LORD of hosts, he will teach us of his ways, and we will walk Judalı, the stay and the staff, the whole stay n his paths: for out of Zion sliall go forth the of bread, and ille whole stay of water, aw,and the word of the Lord from Jerusaleın. 2 The mighty man, and the man of war,

4 And lie shall judge ainong the nations, the judge, and ihe prophet, and the prudent, and shall rebuke many people; and they shall and the ancient, beat their swords into plow-shares, and their 3 The captain of fisiy, and the honourable spears into pruning-hooks: bation shall not man, and the counsellor, and the cunning aruit up sword against nation, neither shall tificer, and the eloquent orator. hey learn war any more.

4 And I will give children to be their 5 O house of Jacob, come ye, and let us princes, and babes shall rule over them. walk in the light of the Lord.

5 And the people shall be oppressed, every 6 $ Therefore thou hast forsaken thy people one by another, and every one by his neighthe house of Jacob, because they be replenish- bour: the child shall behave himself proudly ed from the east, and are soothisayers like the against the ancient, and the base against Philistines, and they please themselves in the the lionourable. children of strangers.

6. When a man shall take hold of his bro7 Their land also is full of silver and gold, ther, of the house of his father, saying, Thou neither is there any end of their treasures ; bast clothing, be thou our ruler, and let this their land is also full of horses, neither is there ruin be under thy hand : zny end of their chariots :

7 In that day shall be swear, saying, I will 8 Their land also is full of idols, they wor- not be an healer; for in my liouse is neither skip the work of their own hands, that which bread nor clothing : make me not a ruler of their own fingers have made:

the people. 9 And the inean man boweth down, and 8 For Jerusalem is ruined, and Judah is the great man humbleth himself: therefore fallen; because their longue and their doings forgive them not.

are against the LORD, to provoke the eyes of 10 1 Enter into the rock, and hide thee in his glory. the dust, for fear of the LORD, and for the 9°! The shew of their countenance doth glory of his majesty.

witness against them; and they declare their 11 The lofty looks of man shall be humbled, sin as Sodom, they hide it not : woe unto and the haughtiness of men shall be bowed their soul! for they have rewarded evil unto Jown; and the Lyri) alone shall be exalted themselves. in that day.

10 Say ye to the righteous, that it shall be 12 For the day of the Lord of liosts shall well with him ; for they shall eat the fruit of 3e upon every one that is proud and lofty, their doings. and upon every one ihat is listed up, and he 11 Woe unto the wicked! it shall be ill with shall be brought low :

Thim ; for the reward of his hands shall be 13 And upon all the cedars of Lebanon, that given him. are high end lifted up, and upon all the oaks 12 1 As for my people, children are their of Bashan,

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ISAIAN. people, they which lead thee cause thee to the shining of a faming fire by pigut: for ert, and destroy the way of thy patlis. upon all the glory shall be la defence.

13 The Lorn standeth up to plead, and 6 And there shall be a tabernacle for a sha. standeth to judge the people.

dow in the day-time from the leat, and for a 14 The LORD will enter into judgment with place of refuge, and for a covert from storm ine ancients of his people, and ihe princes and from rain. thereof: for ye lave ealen up the vineyard;

CHAP. V. the spoil of the poor is in your houses.

to 15. What mean ye that ye beat my people! of my beloved touching his vineyand. io pieces, and grind the faces of the poor? My well-beloved bath a vineyard in a very saith the Lord God of hosts.

fruitful bill, 16 1 Moreover, the LORD saitli, Because 2 And be fenced it, and gathered out the the daughters of Zion are hauglity, and walk stones thereof, and planted it with the withi stretched-forth necks, and wanton eyes, choicest vine, and built a tower in the miekat walking and mmcing as they go, and inaking of it, and also made a wine-press therein · a linkling with their feet :

and he looked that it sliculd bring forth 17 Therefore the Lord will smite with a grapes, and it hrought forth wild grapes. scab the crown of the head of the daugliters 3 And now, 0 inhabitants of Jerusalem, of Zion, and the LORD will discover their se- and men of Judalı, judge, I pray you, bez crel paris.

twixt me and my vineyard. 18 In that day the Lord will take away 4 What could have been done more to my the bravery of their tinkling ornainents about vineyard, that I have not done in it? whert their feet, and their cauls, and their round fore, when I looked that it should bring fokh tires like the moon,

grapes, brouglit it forth wild grapes ? 19 The chains, and the bracelets, and the 5. And now go to ; I will tell you what I mufflers,

will do lo my vineyard : i will take away the 20 The bonnets, and the ornaments of the bedge thereof, and it shall be eaten op; and legs, and the head-bands, and the tablets, and break down the wall thereof, and it shall be the ear-rings,

trodden down. 21 The rings, and nose jewels,

6 And I will lay it waste : it shall not be 2. The changeable suits of apparel, and the pruned nor digged; but there shall come up mantles, and the whimples, and the crisping-briers and thorns: I will also command tha pins,

clouds that they rain no rain upon it. 23 The glasses, and the fine linen, and the 7 For the vineyard of the LORD of hosts in hoods, and the vails.

the house of Israel, and the men of Judah his 2. And it shall come to pass, that instead of pleasant plant: and he looked for judgment, sweet sinell there shall be stink; and instead of bur behold oppression; for righteousness, but a girdle a rent; and instead of well-sel hair behold a cry. baldness; and instead of a stomacher a 8 9 Woe unto them that join house to girding of sackcloth; and burning instead of house, thut lay field to field, till there be no beauty.

place, that they may be placed alone in the 25 Tly men sliall fall by the sword, and midst of the earth! thy iniglity in the war.

9 In mine ears suid the Lord of hosts, O! 26 And ber gates shall lament and mouro ; a truili many houses sha!! he desolate, even and she, being desolate, shall sit upon the great and fair, without inhabitant. ground.

10 Yea, ten acres of vineyard shall yield CHAP. IV

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simild an uporabe: holl of one man, saying, We will tai U I Woe unto them that rise up earl. in vur own bread, and wear our own apparel; the morning, that they may follow streag only let is be called by thy name, to take rink; that continue until night, bill wine . away our reproach.

flame them! 2' lo that day shall the brancl: of the 1. And the barp, and the viol, the latri, Lord be beautiful and glorious, and the fruit and pipe, and wine, are in their feasts : Lui of the earth shall be exceilent and comely for they regard not the work of the LURI), scithem that are escaped o: Israel.

ther consider the operation of his hands. 3 And it shall come to pass, that he thull is 13 Therefore my people are güne into cry. leli in Zion, and he that remainetli ic Jeru- Livity, because they huve no knowledge; and salem, shall be called holy; even every one that their honourable men are famished, and their is written among the living in Jerusalem : multitude dried up with thirst.

4 When the LORD shall have waslied away 14 Therefore hell hath enlarged herself, and llie filth of the daughters of Zion, and shall opened her ingulli without reasure: and their have purged the blood of Jerusalem from the glory, and their multitude, and their pomp, midst thereof, by the spirit of judgment, and and lie that pejoicethi, shall descend into it. by the spirit of huruing.

1) Aod the mean man skall be brougby 5 And the Lord will create upon every down, and the mighty man shall be hunbled, dwelling place of mount Zion, and upon her and the eyes of the lofty shall be humbleu : assemblies, a cloud and smoke liy day, and 16 But the Lord of hosts sliall be exa!, led

m judgment, and God, that is holy, shall be 4 And the posts of the cor moved at the sanctified in righteousness.

voice of him ihat cried, and the house was 17 Then shall the lambs feed after their filled with smoke. nanner, and the wastc places of the fai ones 5 i Then said I, Woe is me! for I am unhall strangers est.

done ; because I am a man of unclean lips, 18 1 Woe unto :hem that draw iniquiry and I dwell in the midst of a people of unwith cords of varily, and sin as it were with clean lips : for mine eyes lave seen the King, i cart-rope:

llie Lord of hosts. 19 Thal say, Let him make speed, and 6 Then tew one of the seraphims unto me, besten liis work, that we may see it : and let having a live coal in his hand, uchic! be had he counsel of the Holy One of Israel draw taken with the songs from off the altar : righ and coine, iliat we may know it! 7 And he laid it upon my mouth, and said,

MS Woe unto them that call evil good, Lo, this liath touched thy lips; and thine in. tinh good evil; that put darkness for light, iquity is taken away, and thy sin purged. and light for darkness; that put bilier for & Also I heard the voice of the Lord, twart, and sweet for bilter!

saying, Whom shall I send, and who will go I Woe unto them thal ure wise in their for us? Then said I, Here am I, send me. Jwn eyes, and prudent in their own siglit! 9 And he said, Go and tell this people,

2 Úop unto them that are miglity to drink Hear ye indeed, but understand noi; and vine, and men of strength to mingle strong see ye indeed, but perceive not. Irink :

10 Make the beart of this people fat, and 23 Which justify the wicked for reward, make their ears lieavy, and shut their eyes ; and take away the righteousness of the rigii- lest they see with their eyes, and hear with eous from him!

their ears, and understand with their heart, 24 Therefore as the fire devoureth the stub- and convert, and be bealed. ple, and the flame consumeth thechaft, so their 11 Then said I, LORD, how long ? and he oot shall be as rollenness, and their blossom answered, Until the cities be wasted without nall go up as dust : because they have cast inhabitant, and the houses without man, and way the law of the Lord of hosts, and de- die land be utterly desolate, pised the word of the Holy One of Israel. 12. And the LORD have removed men far

"5 Therefore is the anger of the Lord kin- away, and there be a great forsaking in the lled against his people, and lie hath stretcl- midst of the land. .d forth his band against them, and liath 13 | But yet in it shall be a tenth, and it mitten them : and thie bills did tremble, and shall relurn, and shall be eaten: as a teil-tree, beir carcases rere lorn in the midst of the and as an oak, whose substance is in them, ireets. For all this lis anger is not turned when they cast their leaves, so the holy seed rway, but bis band is stretched out still. shall be the substance thereof. 26 ? And he will lili up an ensign to the

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ND it came to pass, in the days of Ahaz he end of the earth: and, beliold, they shall :ome with spred swisily.

king of Judah, that Rezin the king of Sy. 97 None shall be wenry nor stumble amongria, and Pekah the son of Remaliah, king hem ; none shall slumber nor sleep; neither of Israel, went up toward Jerusalem to war dall the girdle of their loins be loosed, nor against it, but could not prevail against it. :c latchet of their shoes he brokeil.

2 And it was told the house of David, say. 28 Whose arrows are sharp, and all their ing, Syria is confederate with Ephraim : and sows bent, their horses' boots sliall be counted his heart was moved, and tbe heart of his ike fint, and their wheels like a whirlwind. people, as the trees of the wood are inoved

29 Their roaring shall be like a lion, they with the wind. shall roar like young lions ; yea, they shall 3 Then said the Lord unto Isaiah, Go forth roar, and lay hold of the prey, and shall car- now to meet Abaz, tlıou and Shear-jashub ry it away safe, and none shall deliver it. thy son, at the end of the conduit of the up

30 And in that day they shall roar against per pool, in the bighway of the fuller's field; them like the roaring of ile sea : and if me 4 And say unto him, Take heed, and be look unto the land, belold darkness and sor- quiet ; fear not, neither be faint-hearted for row; and the light is darkened in the heavens the two tails of these smoking firebrards, for tereor,

the fierce anger of Reziu with Syria, and of CHAP. VI.

the son of Remalialı. the year that king (zziah died I saw al- 5 Because Syria, Ephraim, and the son of and lifted up, and his train filled the temple. thee, saying,

.. Above it stood the seraphims: each one 6 Let us go up against Judah, and vexit, and had six wings; with twain be covered his letnis make a breach therein for us, and sel a face, and with twain be covered his feet, and king in the midst it, even the son of Tabeal: with twain he did dy.

7 Tuus saith the LORD God, It shall not 3 And one cried unto another, and saiu, stand, neither shall it come to pass. Yoly, holy, Foly is thie LORD of lusts ; tlap 8 For the head of Syria is Damascus, and whole earth is full of his glory.

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threescore and five years shall Ephrain be record, Uriah she priest, and Zechariah the broken, that it be not a people.

son or Jeberechiali. 9 And the head of Epiraim is Samaria, 3 And I went unto the prophetess; and she and the head of Samaia is Remaliaii's son. conceived, and bare a son: then said the LORD If ye will not believe, sirely ye shall not be to me, Call his name Maher-shalal-hash-baz. established.

4 For before the child shall have knowledge 10 1 Moreover, the Lord spake again to cry, My father, and my mother, the riches into Ahaz, saying,

of Damascus, and the spoil of Samaria, shall 11 Ask thee a sign of the LORD thy God; ask be taken away before the king of Assyria. it either in the depth, or in the height above. 5 I The LURD spake also unto me again,

12 Bul Ahaz said, I will not ask, neither saying, will I templ the LORD.

6 Forasmuch as this people refuseth the 13 And he said, Hear ye now, O liouse of waters of Shiloah that go sofuy, and rejoice David; Is it a small thing for you to weary in Rezin and Remaliah's son; men, but will ye weary iny God also ? 7 Now therefore, behold, the LORD bring

14 Therefore the Lord liimself shali give eth up upon them the waters of the rirei, you a sign; Behold, a virgin shall conceive, strong and many, even the king of Assyria, and bear a son, and shall call his name Im- and all his glory; and he shall come up over manuel.

all his channels, and go over all his banks. 15 Butter and honey shall be eat, that he & And he sliall pass through Judah; be shal may know to refuse the evil, and clioose the overflow and go over; be shall reach even to good.

the neck : and the stretching out of his wings 16 For before the child shall know to re. shall fill the breadth of thy land, o im fuse the evil, and choose the good, the land manuel ! that thou abhorrest shall be forsaken of both 9 Associate yourselves, O ye people, and her kings.

ye shall be broken in pieces, and give ear, 17 1 The Lord shall bring upon thee, and all ye of far countries : gird yourselves, and upon thy people, and upon thy jathier's ye shall be broken in pieces; gird your house, days that have not come, from the selves, and ye shall be broken in pieces. day that Ephraim departed from Judah; 10 Take counsel together, and it shall ever the king of Assyria.

come to nought; speak te word, and it shall 18 And ii shall come to pass in that day, not stand : for God is with us. that the LORD shall hiss for the fly that is in 11 11 For the LORD spake thus to me with a the uttermost part of the rivers of Egypt, and strong hand, and instructed one, that I should for the bee that is in the land of Assyria: not walk in the way of this people, saying,

19 And they shall come, and shall rest all 12. Say ye not, A confederacy, to all them of them in the desolate valleys, and in the to whom this people shall say, A confederaholes of the rocks, and upon all thorns, and cy; neither fear ye their fear, nor be afraid. upon all bushes.

13 Sanctify the Lord of hosts himself; and 20 In the same day sliall the Lord shave let him be your fear, and let him be your dread. with a razor that is hired, numely, by them 14 And he shall be for a sanctuary; but for beyond the river, by the king of Assyria, the a stone of stumbling, and for a rock of of: head, and the hair of the feet: and it shall sence, to both the houses of Israel ; for a gin also consume the beard.

and for a snare to the inhabitants of Jerusa. 21 And it shall come to pass in that day,that a lem. man shall nourish a young cow and two sheep: 15 And many among them shall stumble,

22 And it shall come to pass, for the abun- and fall, and be broken, and be snared, and dance of milk that they shall give, that he be taken. sball eat butter : for buiter and lioney shall 16 Bind up the testimony, seal the law every one eat that is left in the land. among my disciples.

23 And it shall come to pass in that day, 17 Ånd I will wait upon the LORD, that that every place shall be, where there were hideth his face from the house of Jacob, and a thousand vines at a thousand silverlings, it I will look for lim. shall even be for briers and thorns.

18 Behold, I and the children whom the 24 With arrows and with bows shall men Lord hath given me, are for signs, and for come thither; becaase all the land shall be- wonders in Israel from the LORD of hosts, come briers and tliorns.

which dwelleth in mount Zion. 25 And on all bills that shall be digged with 19 And when they shall say unto you, the mattock, there shall not come thither the Seek unto them thai have familiar spirits, fear of briers and thorns: but it shall be for and unto wizards that peep, and tliat mutler; the sending fortli of oxen, and for the tread- should not a people seek vnto their God? for ing or lesser cattle.

the living to the dead? CHAP. VIII.

20 To tbe law and to the testimony: il Take thee a great roll, and write in it because there is no light in them. with a man's pen concerning Maler-shalal- 21 And they shall pass through it hardly-behash-baz.

stead and hungry: and it shall come to pass, 2 And I look unlo me faithful witnesses to that, when they shall be hungry, they shield

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fret themselves, and curse their king and cy on their fatherless and widows: for every their God, and look upward.

one is an hypocrite and an evil-doer, and And they. shall look unto the earth; and every mouth speaketh folly. For all this his webold trouble and darkness, dimness of an- anger is not turned away, but his hand is guislı; and they shall be driven to darkness. stretched out still. CHAP. IX.

18 1 For wickedness burneth us the fire ; TEVERTHELESS, the dimness shall it shall devour the briers and thorias, and shall

not be such as was in lier vexation, when kindle in the thickets of the forest; and they at the first he lightly afflicted the land of Ze. shall moun: up like the lifting up of smoke. bulun, and the land of Naphtali, and after- 19 Through the wrath of the LORD of hosts ward did more grievously afflict her by the is the land darkened, and the people shall be way of the sea, beyond Jordan, in Galilee of as the fuel of the fire: no man shall spare his the nations,

brother. 2 The people that walked in darkness have 20 And he shall snatch on the right hand, keen a greai light; they that dwell in the and be hungry; and he shall eat on the leri land of the shadow of death, "pon them hand, and they shall not be satisfied : they bath the light shined.

shall eat every man the flesh of his own arın. 3 Thou hast multiplied the nation, and not 21 Manasseh, Ephraim; and Ephraim, Ma. increased the joy: they joy before thee ac- passeh : and they together shall be against cording to the joy in harvest, and as men re- Judah. For all this his anger is not turned joice when they divide the spoil.

away, but his hand is stretched out still. 4 For thou hast broken 'the yoke of his

CHAP. X. burden, and the staff of his shoulder, the rod of liis oppressor, as in the day of Midian.

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decrees, and that write grievousness 5 For every battle of the warrior is with which they have prescribed ; confused noise, and garments rolled in blood; 2 To turn aside the needy froin judgment, but this shall be witli burning and fuel of fire, and to take away the right from the poor of

6 For unto us a child is born, unto us a son my people, that widows may be their prey,

given, and the government shall be upon and thai they may rob the faiherless! his slioulder; and his name shall be called 3 And what will ye do in the day of visitaWonderful, Counsellor, Thie miglity God, The tion, and in the desolation which shall come everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace. from far? to whom will ye flee for help? and

7 0 tlie increase of his government and where will ye leave your glory? peace there shall be no end, upon the throne 4 Without me they shall bow down under of David, and upon his kingdom, lo order it, the prisoners, and they shall fall under the and 10 establish it with judgment and with slain. For all this his anger is not turned justice, from henceforth even for ever. The away, but his band is stretched out still. zeal of the LORD of hosts will perform this. 510 Assyrian, the rod of mine anger, ane?

8 1 The Lord sent a word into Jacob, and the staff in their hand is mine indignation. it liath liglised upon Israel.

6 I will send him against an bypocritical 9 And all the people shall know, even nation, and against the people of my wrath Ephrain, and the inhabitant of Samaria, that will I give him a charge, to take the spoil, say in the pride and stouiness of heart, and to take the prey, and to tread them down

10 The bri are fallen down, but we will like the mire or the streets. build with hewn stones; the sycainores are 7 Howbeit be meaneth not so, neither doch cut down, but we will change them into ce- his heart think so; but it is in bis heart 10 dars.

destroy and cul oft nations not a few. 11 Therefore the LORD shall set up the arl- 8 l'or be saith, Are not my princes allo versaries of Rezin against him, and join his getlier kings ? eneinies together ;

9 Is not Calpo as Carchemish? is not Ha. 12 The Syrians before, and the Philistines math as Arpad? is not Samaria as Damascus? behind; and they shall devour Israel with open 10 As my hand hath found the kingdoins mouth. For all this his anger is not turned for the idols, and whose graven images did away, but his hand is stretched out still. excel them of Jerusalem and of Samaria;

13 | For the people lurneth not unto him 11 Shall I not, as I have done unto Samaria that smiteth them, neither do they seek the and her idols, so do to Jerusalem and heridols? LORD of liosts :

12 Wherefore it shall come to pass,thal,when 14 Therefore the Lord will cut off from the LORD hath performed his whole work up. israel head and tail, branch and rusli, in one on mount Zion; and on Jerusalem, I will dav,

punish the fruit of the stout heart of the king 15 The ancient and honourable, he is the of Assyria, and the glory of his high looks. head; and the prophet that teachelh lies, he 13 for he saith, "By the strength of my is the tail.

hand I have done it, and by my wisdom; for 16 For the leaders of this people cause them I am prudent: and I have removed the bounds to err; and they that are led of them are de-of the people, and have robbed their trea. stroved.

sures, and I have put down the inhabitants 19 Therefore the LORD shall have no joy like a valiant mon. in their young inen, neither shall have mer! 14 And my hand hath found, as a nest,

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