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under his glory he sliall kindle a burning like AND there shall come forth a rod cu:

the riches of the people: and as one gather-1, 32 As yet sliall he remain at Nob that day; eth eggs that are lest, have I gathered all the he shall shake bis hand aguinst the mouyt of earth; and there was none that moved the the daughter of Zion, the hill of Jerusalem. wing, or opened the mouth, or peeped. 33 Belold, the Lord, the LORD of hosts

15 Shallihe axe boast itself against him that shall lop the bouglı with terror; and the heweth therewith or shall the saw magnify high ones of stature shall be hewn down, and itself against him that sbaketh it? as if the the laugiity shall be bumbled. rod slould shake itself against them that list 34 And he shall cut down the thickets of it up, or as if the stat should lift up itself, as the forests with iron, and Lebanon shall fal if it were no wood.

by a mighty one. 16 Therefore shall the Lord, the LORD of

CHAP. XI. hosts, send among bis fat ones leanness, and

the stem of Jesse, and a Branch shall the burning of a fire.

grow out of his roots : 17 And the light of Israel shall be for a fire, 2 And the Spirit of the LORD shall rest up and his Holy One for a flame: and it shall on him, the spirit of wisdom and under. burn and devour his thorns and his briers in standing, the spirit of counsel and mighit, the one day ;

spirit of knowledge, and of the fear of lue 18 And shall consume the glory of his fo- Lord; rest, and of his fruitfu: field, both soul and 3 And shall make him of quick understand body: and they shall be as when a standard-ing in the fear of the Lord: and he shall not bearer fainteth.

judge after the sight of his eyes, neither le 19 And the rest of the trees of his forest prove after the liearing of his cars : shall be few, that a child may write them. 4 But with righteousness shall he judge the

20 1 And it shall come to pass in that day, poor, and reprove with equity for the meek that the remnant of Israel, and such as are of the earth and he shall smite the earth escaped of the house of Jacobs, shall no more with the rod of his mouth, and with thie again stay upon hin that smote them; but breath of his lips shall be slay the wicked. shall stay upon the LORD, the Holy One of 5 And righteousness shall be the girdle orbis israel, in truth.

loins, and faithfulness the girdle of his reins. 21 The remnant shall return, even the 6 The wolf also sliall dwell with the lanıb, remnant of Jacob, unto the migliy God. and the leopard shall lie down with the kid;

22 For though thy people Israel be as the and the call, and the young lion, and the fal sand of the sea, yel a reinnant them shall ling together; and a litile cliildshall lead them. return: the consumption decreed shall over 7 And the cow and the bear shall fred flow with righteoustiess.

their young ones shall lie down together . 23 For the Lord Gop of hosts shall make a and the lion shall eat straw like the ox. consumption, even deterinined, in the midst 8 And the sucking child shail play on the of all thic land.

hole of the asp, and the weaned child shall 21 1 Therefore thus saith the Lord God of put his hand on the cockatrice' den. bosts, O my people that dwellest in Zion, be 9 They shall not hurt nor destroy in all ing not afraid of the Assyrian: he shall smite thee holy mountain : for the earth shall be full of with a rod, and shall lift up lis staff against the knowledge of the Lord, as the waters thee, after the manner of Egypt.

cover the sea. 25 For yet a very little while, and the 10 11 And in that day there shall be a rool indignation shall cease, and mine anger, in of Jesse, which shall stand for an ensign or their destruction.

the people ; to it shall the Gentiles seek: and 26 And the Lord of hosts shall stir up a his rest shall be glorious. scourge for himn, according to the slaugliter 11 And it shall come to pass in that day, of Midian at the rock of Oreh: and as his that the Lord shall set liis hand again the rod was upon the sea, so shall be lift it up af- second time to recover the remnant of his ter the manier of Egypt.

people, which shall be left, írom Assyria, and 27 And it shall come to pass in that day, from Egypt, and from Pathros, and from thal his burden shall be taken away from oft Cush, and from Elam, and from Shinar, and thy shoulder, and his yoke from offthy neck, from Hamath, and from the islands of the sea. and the yoke shall be destroyed because of 12 And he shall set up an ensign for the na: the anointing.

tions, and shall assemble the outcasts of Is28 | He is come to Aiath, he is passed to rael, and gather togetier the dispersed of Migron; at Michmaslı he hath laid up his Judalı from the four corners of the earth. carriages:

13 Tle envy also of Ephralin shall depari, 29 They are gone over the passage: they and the adversaries of Judah shall be cut off: have taken up their lodging at Geba; Ra- Ephraim sliall not envy Judab, and Judah mah is afraid ; Gibeal of Saul is Red. shall not vex Epliraim.

30 Lift ap thy voice, 0 daughter of Gal 14 But they shall fly upon the shoulders of Tim; cause it to be heard unto Laish, O poor the Philistine's toward the west ; they shal Anathoth.

spoil them of the east together : they sball lay 31 Madmenah is removed; the inhabitants their hand upon Edoin and Moab, and the of Gebiin gather themselves to flee. children of Aminon shall obey then.

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15 And the Lord shall utterly destroy the I will cause the arrogancy of the proud to longue of the Egyptian sea; and with his cease, and will lay low the haughtiness o. mighty wind shall be shake his hand over the the terrible. river, and shall smite it in the seven streams, 12 I will make a man more precious thar and make men go over dry-shod.

fine gold; even a man than the golden 16 And there shall be an highway for the wedge of Ophir. remnant of his people, which shall be left, 13 Therefore I will shake the heavens, and froin Assyria, like as it was lo Israel in the the earth shall remove out of her place, in day that he came up out of the land of Egypt. the wrath of the Lord of hosts, and in the CỦAP. XII.

day of his fierce anger. AND in that day thou slnle say,00L ORD;

14 And it shall be as the chased roe, and as I will praise thee: though thou wasi a sheep that no man laketh up; they shall angry with me, thine anger is turned away, every man turn to his own people, and flee and thou comfortedst me.

every one into his own land. Behold, God is my salvation; I will 15 Every one that is found shall be thrust trust, and not be afraid for the Lord JE-through; and every one that is joined unto HOVAH is my strength and my song; he them shall fall by the sword. also is become my salvation.

16 Their children also shall be dashed to 3 Therefore with joy shall ye draw water pieces before their eyes; their honses skall out of the wells of salvation.

be spoiled, and their wives ravished. 4 And in that day shall ye say, Praise the 17 Behold, I will stir up the Medes against LORD, call upon his name, declare his do- them, which shall not regard silver; and as ogs ainong the people, make mention thai for gold, they shall not delight in it. bis naine is exalted.

18 Their bows also shall dash the young 5 Sing unto the LORN; for he hath done ex- men to pieces ; and they shall have no pity ceilent things: this is known in all the earth. on the fruit of the womb; their eye shall not

6 C;nut and shout, thou inhabitant of spare children. Zion: fur greal is the floly One of Israel in 19 11 And Babylon, the glory of kingdoms, the midst of thee.

the beauty of the Chaldees' excellency, shal. CHAP. XIII.

be as when God overthrew Sodom and Go TH THE burden of Babylon, which Isaiah morrah. tlie son of Amoz did see.

20 It shall never be inhabited, neither shall 2 Lill ye up a banner upon the high i: be dwelt in from generation to generation; mountain, exalı the voice unto them, shake neither shall the Arabian pitch tent there ; the band, that they may go into the gates of neither shall the shepherds' make their fold the nobles.

there: 3 I have commanded my sanctified ones, I 21 But wild beasts of the desert shall lio have also called my miglity ones for mine an- there; and their houses shall be full of doleger, even then that rejoice in my highness. sul creatures; and owls shall dwell there,

4 The noise of a multitude in the moun- and satyrs shall dance there. lains, like as of a great people ; a tumultuous 22 And the wild beasts of the islands shall noise of the kingdoms of nations gathered cry in their desolate houses, and dragons in logether : the Lord of hosts mustereth the their pleasant palaces; and her time is near host of the battle.

to come, and her days shall not be prolonged. 5 They come from a far country, from the

CHẤP. XIV. pous of his indiguation, to destroyelle o FOR the Lord will have

mercy on Jaco!»,

and will yet choose Israel, and set them land.

in their own land: and the strangers shall be 6 1 Howl ye ; for the day of the Lord is joined with them, and they shall cleave to at hand; it shall come as a destruction from the house of Jacoh. the Almighty.

2 And the people shall take them, and hring 7 Therefore shall all hands be saint, and them to their place; and the house of Israel every man's heart shall melt:

shall possess them in the land of the Lobsiko: 3 And they shall be afraid : pangs and servants and handmaids: and they shall laha sorrows shall take hold of them; they shall them captives, whose captives they were, be in pain as a woman that travaileth: they and they shall rule over their oppressors. sball be amazed one at another; their faces 3 1 And it shall come lo pass in the day that shall be as flames.

the LORD shall give three rest from thy sin 9 Behold, the day of the LORD cometh, row, and from thy lear, and from the bord cruel both with wrath and fierce anger, to bondage wherein thou wası made to serve, lay the land desolate; and he shall destroy 4 That thou shalt take up this proverb agai test the sinners thereof out of it.

the king of Babylon, and say, How halb thie 10 for the stars of heaven, and the constel- oppressor ceased ! the golden city ceased! laticns thereof, shall not give their liglit: the 5 The Lord bath broken the staff of the sun shall be darkened in his going forth, and wicked, and the sceptre of the rulers. the moon shall not cause her liglii to shine. 6 He who smote the people in wrath with

11 And I will punish the world for their a continual stroke, he ihal ruled the nations evil, and the wicked for their iniquity : and in anger, is persecuted, and none hindereth

7 The whole earth is at rest, and is quiet : on the whole earth; and this is the liand (14. hey break forth into singing

is stretched out upon ali the nations. 8 Yea, the fir-trees rejoice at thee, and the 27 For the Lord of bosts hath purpose redars of Lebanon, saing, Since thou art and who shall dixannul il ? and its bäind laid down, no leller is coine up against us. stretched out, and who shall turn it back:

9 Hell from beneath is moved for thee to 20 In the year that king Aliaz died was meet thee at the coming: it stirrethi ap the lilis burden. Head for thee, eren all the chief ones of the 29 1 Rejoice not thou, whole Palestina, earth; it bath raised up from their throne- because the red of him that smote thope all the kings of the nations.

broken: for out of the serpent's root ship! 10 All they shall speak and say unto thee. come forth a cocha'rice, and luis fruit sisi. Art thou also become weak as we? art thou be a fiery flying serpent. become like unto iis?

30 And the fire born of the poor shall fiel. 11 Tliy pomp is brouglit down to the grave and the needy shall lie down in salet? ; and and the noise of thy viols: the worm is spread I will kill the root with lamine, and liesla. under thee, and the worms cover ibee. slay thy remnant.

12 How art thou fallen from heaven, () ŽI Howl, O gale: crv, Ocity; thon, while Lucifer, son of the morning! how art thou Palestina, arı dissolved: for there shall conta cut down to the ground, which didst weaken from the north a smoke, and none shuudi te the nations!

alone in luis appointed times. 13 For thou hast said in thine heari, I will 32 What shall one then answer the messenRscend into heaven, I will exait my throne gers of the nation! That the LORD hata above the stars of God; I will sit also upon founded Zion, and the poor of his peopie the mount of the congregation, in the sides shall trust in it. of the north :

CHAP. XV. olids will anscend above movedveights of the The burden of Mahli. Because in the

15 Yet thou shalt be brouglit down to hell, brought to silence; because in the night hir to the sides of the pit.

of Moab is laid waste, brought to silence : 16 They that see thee shall narrowly look 2 He is gone up to Bajith, and to Diboli, tpon thee, and consider thee, suying, is this the high places, to weep: Moab shall low the man that inade the earth to tremble, over Nebo, and over Medeba: on all their that did shake kingdoms;

heads shall be baldness, and every beard cut 17 That made the world as a wilderness, off. and destroyed the cities thereof; that opened 3 In their streets they shall gird themselves not the house of his prisoners ?

with sackcloth: on the tops of their houses, 18 All the kings of the nations, even all of and in their streets, every one shall lowl, them, lie in glory, every one in his own house; weeping abundantly.

19 But thou art cast out of thy grave like 4"And Heshbon shall cry, and Elealeh; an abominable branch, and as the raiment their voice shall be heard even unto Jahaz. of those that are slain, thrust Wrough with therefore the armed soldiers of Moab shell a sword, that go down to the stones of the cry out; his life shall be grievous unto him pit; as a carcase trodden under feet.

5 My heart sball cry out for Moab; bis fu20 Thou shalt not be joined with them in gitives shull flee unto Loar, an heiler of three burial, because thou hast destroyed thy land, years old: for by the mounting up of Lubin and slain thy people: the seed of evil doers with weeping shall they go it up; for ingeles shall never be renowned.

way of Horonaim they shall raise up a cry 21 Prepare slaughter for his children for of destruction. the iniquity of their fathers; that they do 6 For the waters of Nimrim shall be desve not rise, nor possess the land, nor fill the face late : for the hay is withered away, the grass of the world with cities.

faileth, there is no green thing. 22 For I will rise up against them, saith 7 Therefore the abundance they have golthe Lord of hosts, and cui off from Babylon ten, and that which they have laid up, shall the name, and remnant, and son, and ne- they carry away to the brook of the willow's. phew, saith the LORD.

8 For the cry is gone round about the hor 23 I will also make it a possession for the ders of Moab; the howling thereof unto Eg. bittern, and pools of water; and I will sweep laim, and the howling thereofunto Beer-elim. it with the besom of destruction, saith the 9 For the waters of Dimon sliall be full of Lord of hosts.

blood : for I will bring more upon Dinon, 24 The Lord of hosts bath sworn,saying, lions upon him that escapeth of Moab, and Surely as I have thought, so shall it come 10 upon the remnant of ineland. pass; and as I have purposed, so shall it stand;

CHAP. XVI. 25. Tlaku Dovillmoreakinlessyrian: in my SEND ye the lambe to the ruler of the lana der foot: thien shall his yoke depart from oti mount of the daughter of Zion. them, and his burden depart fiom off their For it shall be, that, as a wandering bino shoulders.

cast out of the nest, so the daughters o Mc 26 This is the prrpose that is purposed up. !air shall be at the furds of Aruon.

3 Take counsel, execute judgment; make gathereth the corn, and reapeth ine ean tlny shadow as the nighe in the midsi of the with his arm, and it shall be as he that ga. noon-day; hide the outcasts; bewray not him thereth ears in the valley of Rephaim. that wandereth.

6. ! Yet gleaning grapes shall be left in it, 4 Let mine outcasts dwell with thee, as the shaking of an olive-tree, two or three Vloab; be thou a covert to them from the berries in the top of the uppermost bough, face of the spoiler: for the extortioner is at four or five in the our most fruitful branches bo end, the spoiler ceaseth, the oppressors thereof, saith the Lord God of Israel. are consumed out of the iand.

7 At that day shall a man look to his Ma5 And in mercy shall the throne be esta- ker, and his eyes shall liave respect to the bolisbed; and be shall sit upon it in truth: in Holy One of Israel.

die tabernacle of David, judying, and seek 8' And he shall not look to the altars, the ing judgment, and hasting righteousness. work of his hands, neither shall

respect that 81 ile bave heard of ille pride of Moab, which his fingers have made, either the (he is very proud) eren of his bauglitiness, groves or the images. and his pride, and his wrath: bui his lies 9 1 In that day shall his strong cities be as shall not be so.

a forsaken bough, and an uppermost branch, 7 Therefore shall Moab howl for Moab, which they left because of the children of every one shall bowl: for the foundations of Israel: and there shall be desolation. Kir-hareseth shall ye mourn; surely they are 10 Because thou hast forgotten the God of stricken.

thy salvation, and hast not been mindful of 8 For the fields of Heslibon languish, and the Rock of thy strength, therefore shalt the vine of Sibmalı : the lords of the leathen thou plant pleasant plants, and shalt set it have broken down the principal plants there with strange slips : of; they are come even unto Jazer, they wan 11 In the day'shall thou make thy plant to dered through the wilderness: her branches grow, and in the morning shalt thou make thy are stretched out, they are gone over the sea. seed io flourish; but the harvest shull be a heap

9 Therefrire I will bewail with the weeping in the day of grief and of desperate sorrow. of Jazer the vine of Sibmab: I will water 12111 oe to the multitude of many people, thee with my tears, O Heslibon, and Elea- which make a noise like the noise of the seas; . leh; for the shouting for lıy summer-fruits, and to the rusling of nations, thut make a and for thy harvest, is fallen,

rushing like the rushing of miglity waters ! 10 And gladness is taken away, and joy 13 The nations shall rusli like the rushing of out of the plentiful field; and in the vive many waters: bui God shall rebuke them and yards there shall be no singing, neitlnr shall they shall flee far off, and shall be chased as there be shouting : the treaders shall uead the chaff of the mountains before the wind, out 10 wine in their presses; I have made and like a rolling thing before the whirlwind. rheir vintage-shouting to cease.

!!. And behold at evening-tide trouble; 11 Wherefore my bowels shall sound like md before the morning he is not. This is an harp for Moab, and mine inward parts the portion of them that spoil us, and the lot lor Kir-haresh.

of them that rob us. 12 And it shall come to pass, when it is

CHAP. XVIII.

TOE the , that he shall come to luis sanctuary to pray ; but he shall not prevail.

opia : :. This is the word that the Lord hath 2 That sendeth ambassadors by the sea, Epon ! concerning Moab since that lime. even in vessels of bulrushes upon the waters,

14 Bit now the Lord) bath spoken, saying, saying, Go, ye swift messengers, to a nation Within tliree years, as the years of an lire scattered and peeled, to a people terrible ling, and the glory of Moab shall be con- from their beginning hitherto; a nation tenined, with all that great multitude; and meled out and trodden down, wbose land the remnant shall be very small and seeble. the rivers have spoiled ! CHAP. XVII.

3 All ye inliabitants of the world, and THE

E burden of Damascus. Behold, Da- dwellers on the eartlı, see ye, when be lifteth

mascus is taken away from being a city, up an ensign on the mountains; and when and it shall be a ruinous heap.

be bloweth a trumpel, hear ye. 2 The cities of Aroer are sorsaken ; they 4 For so the Lord said unto me, I will take shall be for flocks, which shall lie down, and my rest, and I will consider in my dwelling. none shall make them asraid.

place like a clear heat upon herbs, and like a 3 The fortress also shall cease from Eph-cloud of dew in the heat of harvest. raim, and the kingdom from Damascus, and 5 For afore the harvest, when the lud is the remnant of Syria: they shall be as the perfect, and the sour grape is ripening in the glory of the climldren of Israel saith the LORD Mower, be shall both cut off the sprigs with of hosts.

pruning-hooks, and take away and cut down 4 And in that day it shall come to pass, ihe branches. that the glory of Jacob shall be inade ilin, 6 They shall be lefs together unto the and the fatness of his flesh shall wax lean. fowls of ilie mountains, and to the beasts of 6 And it shall be as when the barvest-man the earth: and the lowls sla•ll summer upon

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rusn, may do. 7.1 In that time shall the present be 16 In that day shall Egypt be like unto brought unto the LORD of hosts of a people women; and it shall be afraid and fear, be. scattered and peeled, and from a people ter- cause of the shaking of the hand of the LORD rible from their beginning liitherto ; a nation of hosts, which be shaketh over it. meted out and troddeu under fool, whose 17 And the land of Judah shall be a terror laud the rivers have spoiled, to the place of unto Egypt; every one that maketh mention the name of the Lord of hosts, the mount thereof shall be afraid in biinsell, because of Zion.

the counsel of the LORD of hosts, which lie CHAP. XIX.

hath delermined against it. THE burden of Fgypt. Behold, the Lord 18 1. In that day shall five cities in the land come into Egypt; and the idols of F.gypu swear to the Lord of hosts : one shall be call shall be moved at his presence, and the hearted, The city of destruction. of Egypt sball nielt in the midst of it. 19 In thai day shall there be an altar to the

2 And I will set the Egyptians against the Lord in the midst of the land of Egypt, and Egyptians: and they shall fight every one a pillar at the border thereof to the LORD. against his brother, and every one against 20 And it shall be for a sign and for a wit. his neighbour; city against city, and king- ness unto the Lord of hosis in the land of dom against kingdom.

Egypt: for they shall cry unto the Lord be3 And the spirit of Egypt shall fail in the cause of the oppressors, and he shall send midst thereot'; and I will destroy the coun- them a saviour, and a great one, and he shall sel thereof : and they shall seek to the idols, deliver them. and to the chariners, and 10 them that have 21 And the Lord shall be known to Egypt, familiar spirits, and to the wizards. and the Egyptians shall know the LORD is

4 And ihe Egyptians will I give over into that day, and shall do sacrifice and oblation; the land of a cruel lord; and a fierce king yea, they shall vow a vow anto ine Lord, shall rule over them, saith the LORD, the and perform it. Lord of hosts.

22 And the Lord shall smite Egypt; he 5 And the waters shall sail from the sea, shall smile and heal it: and they shall return and the river shall be wasted and dried even to the Lor]), and he shall be entreated up.

of them, and shall bea! them. 6 And they shall turn the rivers far away; 23 1 In that day shall there be a highway and the brouks of defence shall be emptied out or Egypt to Assyria, and the Assyrian and dried up: the reeds and flags shall wither. shall come into Egypt, and the Egyptian in

7 The paper-reeds by the brooks, by the 19 Assyria; and ihe Egyptians shall serve mouth orihe brooks, and every thing sown with the Assyrians. hy the brooks, shall wither, be driven away, 24 In that day shall Israel be the third with and be no more.

Egypt and with Assyria, even a blessing in 8 The fishers also shall mourn, and all the midst of the land; they that cast angle into the brooks shall la 25 Whom the Lord of liosts shall bless, ment, and they that spread nets upou the saying, Blessed Egypt my people, and waters shall languish.

Assyria the work of my hands; and 'rael 9 Moreover, they that work in fine fax, mine inberitance. and they that weave net-works, shall be con

CHAP. XX. founded.

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Tartan came into Ashdod 10 And they shall be broken in the pur (wheú Sargon the king of Assyria sen poses thereof, all that make sluices and him,) and fought agaiust Ashdod, and took it ponds for fish

2 At the same time spake the LORD by 11 f Surely the princes of Zoan are fools, Isaialı, the son of Amoz, saying, Go and the counsel of the wise counsellors of Pha. Icuse the sackcloth from off ihy loins, and rao! is become brutish : how say ye unto put off thy shoes from thy foot. And he did Pl:araoh, I am the son of the wise, the son so, walking naked and barefoot. of ancient kings?

3 And the LORD said, Like as my serra ut 12 Where are they? Where are thy wise Isaiah hath walked naked and barefoot tireo men ? and let them tell thee now, and let years for a sign and wonder upou Egypt and them know what the LORD of bosts bath upon Ethiopia ; purposed upon Egypt,

4 So shall the king of Assyria lead away 13 The princes of Zoan are become fools, the Egyptians prisoners, and the Ethiopians the princes of Noph are deceived; they have captives, young and old, naked and barefool, also seduced Egypt, even they that are the even with their buttocks uncovered, to the Stay of the tribes iliereof.

shame of Egypt. 14 The Lord halb mingled a perverse spi 5 And they shall be afraid and ashamed of rit in the midst thereof; and they have raus- Ethiopia tbeir expectation, and of Egype ed Egypt to err in every work thereof, as a their glory: drunken man staggereth in his vomit. 6 And the inhabitant of this isle shall say 15 Neither shall

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