Category Archives: Isaiah

Long ago you broke off your yoke and tore off your bonds

This is what the Lord said to me: “Make a yoke out of straps and crossbars and put it on your neck. … They tie up heavy, cumbersome loads and put them on other people’s shoulders, but they themselves are … Continue reading

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The Lord … put them to the test

When he has tested me, I will come forth as gold. … For you, God, tested us; you refined us like silver. … I have refined you, though not as silver; I have tested you in the furnace of affliction.

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The secret things belong to the Lord our God

Oh, how I wish that God would speak, that he would open his lips against you and disclose to you the secrets of wisdom. … A word was secretly brought to me, my ears caught a whisper of it. … … Continue reading

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I hope to see you soon and we will talk face to face

Oh, that you would rend the heavens and come down. … As the deer pants for streams of water, so my soul pants for you, my God. My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When can I go … Continue reading

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You have been raised with Christ, set your hearts on things above

Our citizenship is in heaven. And we eagerly await a Savior from there, the Lord Jesus Christ, who, by the power) that enables him to bring everything under his control, will transform our lowly bodies so that they will be … Continue reading

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The Lord is good, a refuge in times of trouble

The Lord … cares for those who trust in him.

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Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted

Shout for joy, you heavens; rejoice, you earth; burst into song, you mountains! For the Lord comforts his people. … Comfort, comfort my people, says your God. … To comfort all who mourn. … I, even I, am he who … Continue reading

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Listen to my cry for help; do not be deaf to my weeping

This is what the Lord, the God of your father David, says: I have heard your prayer and seen your tears. … People of Zion, you will weep no more. … Those who sow with tears will reap with songs … Continue reading

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Your name is like perfume poured out

To the one who is victorious, I will give that person a white stone with a new name written on it, known only to the one who receives it.

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You gave your good Spirit to instruct

God’s love has been poured out into our hearts through the Holy Spirit, who has been given to us.

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