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By his knowledge shall my righteous servant justify

many; For he shall bear their iniquities. Therefore will I divide him a portion with the great, And he shall divide the spoil with the strong; Because he hath poured out his soul unto death: And he was numbered with the transgressors; And he bare the sin of many, And made intercession for the transgressors.

SING, O barren, thou that didst not bear;
Break forth into singing, and cry aloud, thou that

didst not travail with child: For more are the children of the desolate than the

children of the married wife, saith the Lord. Enlarge the place of thy tent, And let them stretch forth the curtains of thine ha

bitations: Spare not, lengthen thy cords, and strengthen thy

stakes; For thou shalt break forth on the right hand and on

the left; And thy seed shall inherit the Gentiles, And make the desolate cities to be inhabited. Fear not; for thou shalt not be ashamed: Neither be thou confounded; for thou shalt not be

put to shame: For thou shalt forget the shame of thy youth,

And shalt not remember the reproach of thy widow

hood any more. For thy Maker is thine husband; The Lord of hosts is his name; And thy Redeemer the Holy One of Israel; The God of the whole earth shall he be called. For the Lord hath called thee as a woman forsaken

and grieved in spirit, And a wife of youth, when thou wast refused, saith

thy God. For a small moment have I forsaken thee; But with great mercies will I gather thee. In a little wrath I hid my face from thee for a mo

ment; But with everlasting kindness will I have mercy on

thee, Saith the Lord thy Redeemer. For this is as the waters of Noah unto me: For as I have sworn that the waters of Noah should

no more go over the earth; So have I sworn that I would not be wroth with thee,

nor rebuke thee. For the mountains shall depart, And the hills be removed; But my

kindness shall not depart from thee, Neither shall the covenant of my peace be removed, Saith the Lord that hath mercy on thee.

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O thou afflicted, tossed with tempest, and not com

forted,
Behold, I will lay thy stones with fair colours,
And lay thy foundations with sapphires.
And I will make thy windows of agates,
And thy gates of carbuncles,
And all thy borders of pleasant stones.
And all thy children shall be taught of the Lord;
And great shall be the peace of thy children.
In righteousness shalt thou be established:
Thou shalt be far from oppression; for thou shalt

not fear:
And from terror; for it shall not come near thee.
Behold, they shall surely gather together, but not

by me: Whosoever shall gather together against thee shall

fall for thy sake. Behold, I have created the smith That bloweth the coals in the fire, And that bringeth forth an instrument for his work; And I have created the waster to destroy. No weapon

that is formed against thee shall prosper; And every tongue that shall rise against thee in

judgment thou shalt condemn. This is the heritage of the servants of the Lord, And their righteousness is of me, saith the Lord.

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Ho, every one that thirsteth, come ye to the waters,
And he that hath no money;
Come ye, buy, and eat;
Yea, come, buy wine and milk without money and

without price.
Wherefore do ye spend money for that which is not

bread?
And your labour for that which satisfieth not?
Hearken diligently unto me, and eat ye that which

is good,
And let your soul delight itself in fatness.
Incline your ear, and come unto me:
Hear, and your soul shall live;
And I will make an everlasting covenant with you,
Even the sure mercies of David.
Behold, I have given him for a witness to the people,
A leader and commander to the people.
Behold, thou shalt call a nation that thou knowest

not,
And nations that knew not thee shall run unto

thee Because of the Lord thy God, And for the Holy One of Israel; for he hath glori

fied thee.

Seek ye the Lord while he may be found, ,
Call ye upon him while he is near:
Let the wicked forsake his way,

And the unrighteous man his thoughts:
And let him return unto the Lord, and he will have

mercy upon him;
And to our God, for he will abundantly pardon.
For my thoughts are not your thoughts,
Neither are your ways my ways, saith the Lord.
For as the heavens are higher than the earth,
So are my ways higher than your ways,
And my thoughts than your thoughts.
For as the rain cometh down,
And the snow from heaven,
And returneth not thither,
But watereth the earth,
And maketh it bring forth and bud,
That it may give seed to the sower, and bread to

the eater:
So shall my word be that goeth forth out of my

mouth:
It shall not return unto me void,
But it shall accomplish that which I please,
And it shall prosper in the thing whereto I sent

it. For ye

shall go out with joy, And be led forth with peace: The mountains and the hills shall break forth be

fore you into singing, And all the trees of the field shall clap their hands.

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