kjv@Isaiah:43:1@ But now thus saith the LORD that created thee, O Jacob, and he that formed thee, O Israel, Fear not: for I have redeemed thee, I have called thee by thy name; thou art mine.
kjv@Isaiah:43:2@ When thou passest through the waters, I will be with thee; and through the rivers, they shall not overflow thee: when thou walkest through the fire, thou shalt not be burned; neither shall the flame kindle upon thee.
kjv@Isaiah:43:3@ For I am the LORD thy God, the Holy One of Israel, thy Saviour: I gave Egypt for thy ransom, Ethiopia and Seba for thee.
kjv@Isaiah:43:4@ Since thou wast precious in my sight, thou hast been honourable, and I have loved thee: therefore will I give men for thee, and people for thy life.
kjv@Isaiah:43:5@ Fear not: for I am with thee: I will bring thy seed from the east, and gather thee from the west;
kjv@Isaiah:43:6@ I will say to the north, Give up; and to the south, Keep not back: bring my sons from far, and my daughters from the ends of the earth;
kjv@Isaiah:43:7@ Even every one that is called by my name: for I have created him for my glory, I have formed him; yea, I have made him.
kjv@Isaiah:43:8@ Bring forth the blind people that have eyes, and the deaf that have ears.
kjv@Isaiah:43:9@ Let all the nations be gathered together, and let the people be assembled: who among them can declare this, and shew us former things? let them bring forth their witnesses, that they may be justified: or let them hear, and say, It is truth.
kjv@Isaiah:43:10@ Ye are my witnesses, saith the LORD, and my servant whom I have chosen: that ye may know and believe me, and understand that I am he: before me there was no God formed, neither shall there be after me.
kjv@Isaiah:43:12@ I have declared, and have saved, and I have shewed, when there was no strange god among you: therefore ye are my witnesses, saith the LORD, that I am God.
kjv@Isaiah:43:13@ Yea, before the day was I am he; and there is none that can deliver out of my hand: I will work, and who shall let it?
kjv@Isaiah:43:14@ Thus saith the LORD, your redeemer, the Holy One of Israel; For your sake I have sent to Babylon, and have brought down all their nobles, and the Chaldeans, whose cry is in the ships.
kjv@Isaiah:43:15@ I am the LORD, your Holy One, the creator of Israel, your King.
kjv@Isaiah:43:16@ Thus saith the LORD, which maketh a way in the sea, and a path in the mighty waters;
kjv@Isaiah:43:17@ Which bringeth forth the chariot and horse, the army and the power; they shall lie down together, they shall not rise: they are extinct, they are quenched as tow.
kjv@Isaiah:43:18@ Remember ye not the former things, neither consider the things of old.
kjv@Isaiah:43:19@ Behold, I will do a new thing; now it shall spring forth; shall ye not know it? I will even make a way in the wilderness, and rivers in the desert.
kjv@Isaiah:43:20@ The beast of the field shall honour me, the dragons and the owls: because I give waters in the wilderness, and rivers in the desert, to give drink to my people, my chosen.
kjv@Isaiah:43:21@ This people have I formed for myself; they shall shew forth my praise.
kjv@Isaiah:43:22@ But thou hast not called upon me, O Jacob; but thou hast been weary of me, O Israel.
kjv@Isaiah:43:23@ Thou hast not brought me the small cattle of thy burnt offerings; neither hast thou honoured me with thy sacrifices. I have not caused thee to serve with an offering, nor wearied thee with incense.
kjv@Isaiah:43:24@ Thou hast bought me no sweet cane with money, neither hast thou filled me with the fat of thy sacrifices: but thou hast made me to serve with thy sins, thou hast wearied me with thine iniquities.
kjv@Isaiah:43:25@ I, even I, am he that blotteth out thy transgressions for mine own sake, and will not remember thy sins.
kjv@Isaiah:43:26@ Put me in remembrance: let us plead together: declare thou, that thou mayest be justified.
kjv@Isaiah:43:27@ Thy first father hath sinned, and thy teachers have transgressed against me.
kjv@Isaiah:43:28@ Therefore I have profaned the princes of the sanctuary, and have given Jacob to the curse, and Israel to reproaches.
kjv@Isaiah:44:1@ Yet now hear, O Jacob my servant; and Israel, whom I have chosen:
kjv@Isaiah:44:2@ Thus saith the LORD that made thee, and formed thee from the womb, which will help thee; Fear not, O Jacob, my servant; and thou, Jesurun, whom I have chosen.
kjv@Isaiah:44:3@ For I will pour water upon him that is thirsty, and floods upon the dry ground: I will pour my spirit upon thy seed, and my blessing upon thine offspring:
kjv@Isaiah:44:4@ And they shall spring up as among the grass, as willows by the water courses.
kjv@Isaiah:44:5@ One shall say, I am the LORD'S; and another shall call himself by the name of Jacob; and another shall subscribe with his hand unto the LORD, and surname himself by the name of Israel.
kjv@Isaiah:44:6@ Thus saith the LORD the King of Israel, and his redeemer the LORD of hosts; I am the first, and I am the last; and beside me there is no God.
kjv@Isaiah:44:7@ And who, as I, shall call, and shall declare it, and set it in order for me, since I appointed the ancient people? and the things that are coming, and shall come, let them shew unto them.
kjv@Isaiah:44:8@ Fear ye not, neither be afraid: have not I told thee from that time, and have declared it? ye are even my witnesses. Is there a God beside me? yea, there is no God; I know not any.
kjv@Isaiah:44:9@ They that make a graven image are all of them vanity; and their delectable things shall not profit; and they are their own witnesses; they see not, nor know; that they may be ashamed.
kjv@Isaiah:44:10@ Who hath formed a god, or molten a graven image that is profitable for nothing?
kjv@Isaiah:44:11@ Behold, all his fellows shall be ashamed: and the workmen, they are of men: let them all be gathered together, let them stand up; yet they shall fear, and they shall be ashamed together.
kjv@Isaiah:44:12@ The smith with the tongs both worketh in the coals, and fashioneth it with hammers, and worketh it with the strength of his arms: yea, he is hungry, and his strength faileth: he drinketh no water, and is faint.
kjv@Isaiah:44:13@ The carpenter stretcheth out his rule; he marketh it out with a line; he fitteth it with planes, and he marketh it out with the compass, and maketh it after the figure of a man, according to the beauty of a man; that it may remain in the house.
kjv@Isaiah:44:14@ He heweth him down cedars, and taketh the cypress and the oak, which he strengtheneth for himself among the trees of the forest: he planteth an ash, and the rain doth nourish it.
kjv@Isaiah:44:15@ Then shall it be for a man to burn: for he will take thereof, and warm himself; yea, he kindleth it, and baketh bread; yea, he maketh a god, and worshippeth it; he maketh it a graven image, and falleth down thereto.
kjv@Isaiah:44:16@ He burneth part thereof in the fire; with part thereof he eateth flesh; he roasteth roast, and is satisfied: yea, he warmeth himself, and saith, Aha, I am warm, I have seen the fire:
kjv@Isaiah:44:17@ And the residue thereof he maketh a god, even his graven image: he falleth down unto it, and worshippeth it, and prayeth unto it, and saith, Deliver me; for thou art my god.
kjv@Isaiah:44:18@ They have not known nor understood: for he hath shut their eyes, that they cannot see; and their hearts, that they cannot understand.
kjv@Isaiah:44:19@ And none considereth in his heart, neither is there knowledge nor understanding to say, I have burned part of it in the fire; yea, also I have baked bread upon the coals thereof; I have roasted flesh, and eaten it: and shall I make the residue thereof an abomination? shall I fall down to the stock of a tree?
kjv@Isaiah:44:20@ He feedeth on ashes: a deceived heart hath turned him aside, that he cannot deliver his soul, nor say, Is there not a lie in my right hand?
kjv@Isaiah:44:21@ Remember these, O Jacob and Israel; for thou art my servant: I have formed thee; thou art my servant: O Israel, thou shalt not be forgotten of me.
kjv@Isaiah:44:22@ I have blotted out, as a thick cloud, thy transgressions, and, as a cloud, thy sins: return unto me; for I have redeemed thee.
kjv@Isaiah:44:23@ Sing, O ye heavens; for the LORD hath done it: shout, ye lower parts of the earth: break forth into singing, ye mountains, O forest, and every tree therein: for the LORD hath redeemed Jacob, and glorified himself in Israel.
kjv@Isaiah:44:24@ Thus saith the LORD, thy redeemer, and he that formed thee from the womb, I am the LORD that maketh all things; that stretcheth forth the heavens alone; that spreadeth abroad the earth by myself;
kjv@Isaiah:44:25@ That frustrateth the tokens of the liars, and maketh diviners mad; that turneth wise men backward, and maketh their knowledge foolish;
kjv@Isaiah:44:26@ That confirmeth the word of his servant, and performeth the counsel of his messengers; that saith to Jerusalem, Thou shalt be inhabited; and to the cities of Judah, Ye shall be built, and I will raise up the decayed places thereof:
kjv@Isaiah:44:28@ That saith of Cyrus, He is my shepherd, and shall perform all my pleasure: even saying to Jerusalem, Thou shalt be built; and to the temple, Thy foundation shall be laid.
kjv@Isaiah:45:1@ Thus saith the LORD to his anointed, to Cyrus, whose right hand I have holden, to subdue nations before him; and I will loose the loins of kings, to open before him the two leaved gates; and the gates shall not be shut;