Should they inquire of bthe dead on behalf of the living? You have multiplied the nation; you have increased its joy; they rejoice before you. and under his glory za burning will be kindled. 29 You shall have a song as in the night when a holy feast is kept, and gladness of heart, as when one sets out to the sound of the flute to go to the mountain of the Lord, to the Rock of Israel. 16 hFor before the boy knows how to refuse the evil and choose the good, the land whose two kings you dread will be ideserted. 2 1 i The people k who walked in darkness. 19 And they will all come and settle in the steep ravines, and min the clefts of the rocks, and on all the thornbushes, and on all the pastures.9. and by my wisdom, for I have understanding; like a bull I bring down those who sit on thrones. and that they may make the fatherless their prey! and the weaned child shall put his hand on the adder’s den. Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and access the NEW NIV Study Bible Notes, Fully Revised Edition. and the writers who zkeep writing oppression. 18 yBehold, I and zthe children whom the Lord has given me are signs and portents in Israel from the Lord of hosts, who dwells on Mount Zion. In the former time he brought into contempt the land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, but in the latter time he has made glorious the way of the sea, the land beyond the Jordan, Galilee of the nations. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. and rwith the breath of his lips she shall kill the wicked. For to Us a Child Is Born 9 [ a] But there will be no gloom for her who was in anguish. 12 But Ahaz said, “I will not ask, and I will not put the Lord to the test.” 13  jThe jealousy of Ephraim shall depart. 19 And when they say to you, “Inquire of the amediums and the necromancers who chirp and mutter,” should not a people inquire of their God? 2 The people that walked in darkness have seen a great light: they that dwell in the land of the shadow of death, upon them hath the light shined. Isaiah 9:2 • Isaiah 9:2 NIV • Isaiah 9:2 NLT • Isaiah 9:2 ESV • Isaiah 9:2 NASB • Isaiah 9:2 KJV • Isaiah 9:2 Commentaries • Isaiah 9:2 Bible Apps • Isaiah 9:2 Biblia Paralela • Isaiah 9:2 Chinese Bible • Isaiah 9:2 French Bible • Isaiah 9:2 German Bible Interlinear Bible Bible Hub 26 And sthe Lord of hosts will wield against them a whip, as when he struck tMidian uat the rock of Oreb. English Standard Version (ESV). They shall fall and be broken; they shall be snared and taken.”. After all, it's the twenty-second of January and the verse of Scripture that I just read to you is obviously a Christmas text--and a … Isaiah 9 For to Us a Child Is Born. dFor all this his anger has not turned away. and as one gathers eggs that have been forsaken. 2 1 i The people k who walked in darkness have seen a great light; those who dwelt in a land of l deep darkness, on them has light shone. 15 He shall eat gcurds and honey when he knows how to refuse the evil and choose the good. 2 When the house of David was told, o “ Syria is in league with 1 p Ephraim, ” the heart of Ahaz 2 and the heart of his people shook as the trees of the forest shake before the wind. Dimness "Accumulated darkness" - Either מנדחה menuddechah, fem. and together they shall plunder lthe people of the east. the Lord will destroy, both soul and body. as they oare glad pwhen they divide the spoil. will send wasting sickness among his ystout warriors. and has no compassion on their fatherless and widows; for everyone is pgodless and an evildoer. 14 Therefore the cLord himself will give you a sign. 2. 19  Through the wrath of the Lord of hosts. 15  mthe elder and honored man is the head. Isaiah 9:2 ESV The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light; those who dwelt in a land of deep darkness, on them has light shone. In the former time he h brought into contempt the land of i Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, but in the latter time he j has made glorious the way of the sea, the land beyond the Jordan, Galilee of the nations. 7 In the days of Ahaz the son of Jotham, son of Uzziah, king of Judah, Rezin the king of Syria and Pekah the son of Remaliah the king of Israel came up to Jerusalem to wage war against it, but could not yet mount an attack against it. The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light; those who dwelt in a land of deep darkness, on them has light shone. 21 They will pass through the land,8 greatly distressed and hungry. 8 and it will sweep on into Judah, it will overflow and pass on, hreaching even to the neck, and its ioutspread wings will fill the breadth of your land, jO Immanuel.”, 9  Be broken,4 you peoples, and kbe shattered;5. for the remnant that remains of his people. For to Us a Child Is Born - But there will be no gloom for her who was in anguish. Each had u six wings: with two he covered his face, and with two he covered his feet, and with two he flew. If they will not speak according to this word, it is because they have no ddawn. 20 cTo the teaching and to the testimony! The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light; those who dwelt in a land of deep darkness, on them has light shone. 1 1 But there will be no g gloom for her who was in anguish. and a branch from his roots shall bear fruit. wand the government shall be xupon4 his shoulder, 7  Of the increase of his government and of peace. 24 Therefore thus says the Lord God of hosts: “O my people, owho dwell in Zion, pbe not afraid of the Assyrians when they strike with the rod and lift up their staff against you as qthe Egyptians did. 17 I will wwait for the Lord, who is xhiding his face from the house of Jacob, and I will hope in him. Isaiah 9:2; Isaiah 9:6-7 Read chapter in New International Version. 7 thus says the Lord God: Ephraim will be shattered from being a people. 2 Above him stood the seraphim. 10  As my hand has reached to rthe kingdoms of the idols. And it gwill rise over all its channels and go over all its banks, iwill lop jthe boughs with terrifying power; 34  He will cut down jthe thickets of the forest with an axe. Read verse in English Standard Version Toggle navigation Then the Lord said to me, z“Call his name Maher-shalal-hash-baz; 2 When the house of David was told, o“Syria is in league with1 pEphraim,” the heart of Ahaz2 and the heart of his people shook as the trees of the forest shake before the wind. ESV Student Study Bible, Trutone, Chestnut, ESV Student Study Bible, Natural Leather, Brown, Flap with Strap, ESV MacArthur Study Bible--genuine top grain leather, black, ESV Value Large Print Compact Bible (TruTone Imitation Leather, Black), ESV Reference Bible (TruTone, Deep Brown/Tan, Trail Design). and the head of Samaria is ythe son of Remaliah. You have multiplied the nation; you have increased its joy; they rejoice before you as with joy at the harvest, as they are glad when they divide the spoil. and he will lead people across in sandals. 6 For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon [] his shoulder, and his name shall be called [] Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. 20 gIn that day hthe remnant of Israel and the survivors of the house of Jacob will no more ilean on him who struck them, but jwill lean on the Lord, the Holy One of Israel, in truth. Isaiah 9:2; Isaiah 9:3–7. 21 A remnant will return, the remnant of Jacob, kto the mighty God. to agree with אפלה aphelah; or אפל המנדח aphel hammenuddach, alluding perhaps to the palpable Egyptian darkness, Exodus 10:21. the Spirit of knowledge and the fear of the Lord. 4 And say to him, s‘Be careful, tbe quiet, do not fear, and do not let your heart be faint because of these two usmoldering stumps of firebrands, at the fierce anger of Rezin and Syria and vthe son of Remaliah. The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light; those who dwelt in a land of deep darkness, on them has light shone. 5  tFor every boot of the tramping warrior in battle tumult. Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. 12 uWhen the Lord has finished all his work on Mount Zion and on Jerusalem, vhe1 will punish the speech2 of the arrogant heart of the king of Assyria and the boastful look in his eyes. And they will be thrust into fthick darkness. 8  The Lord has sent a word against Jacob. Isaiah 9:2 The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light; those who dwelt in a land of deep darkness, on them has light shined. wfor the earth shall be full of the knowledge of the Lord. 2 The word that Isaiah the son of Amoz saw concerning Judah and Jerusalem. Clarke's Commentary on the Bible. and decide with equity for the meek of the earth; and he shall qstrike the earth with the rod of his mouth. Is it too little for you to weary men, that you bweary my God also? First 30-days on us! and the leopard shall lie down with the young goat. 6 “Because this people has refused the waters of cShiloah that flow gently, and rejoice over dRezin and the son of Remaliah, 6 In the year that s King Uzziah died I t saw the Lord sitting upon a throne, high and lifted up; and the train 1 of his robe filled the temple. 23 In that day every place where there used to be a thousand vines, worth a thousand shekels11 of silver, will become tbriers and thorns. 3 And the Lord said to Isaiah, “Go out to meet Ahaz, you and qShear-jashub3 your son, at the end of rthe conduit of the upper pool on the highway to the Washer’s Field. 27 And in that day whis burden will depart from your shoulder, and xhis yoke from your neck; and the yoke will be broken because of the fat.”3. Isaiah 9:2-7 ESV The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light; those who dwelt in a land of deep darkness, on them has light shone. 12 “Do not call oconspiracy all that this people calls conspiracy, and pdo not fear what they fear, nor be in dread. whose carved images were greater than those of Jerusalem and Samaria, 11  shall I not do to Jerusalem and sher idols, tas I have done to Samaria and her images?”. Let him be your fear, and let him be your dread. and they devour on the left, but are not satisfied; 21  Manasseh devours Ephraim, and Ephraim devours Manasseh; xFor all this his anger has not turned away. and against the people of my wrath I command him. In the former time he brought into contempt the land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, but in the latter time he has made glorious the way of the sea, the land beyond the Jordan, Galilee of the nations. as with joy at the … In the former time he brought into contempt the land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, but in the latter time he has made glorious the way of the sea, the land beyond the Jordan, Galilee of … shall be established as the highest of the mountains, and shall be lifted up above the hills; and n all the nations shall flow to it, 3 and o many peoples shall come, and say: “Come, let us go up to the mountain of the L ord, to the house of the God … jFor all this his anger has not turned away. ESV: English Standard Version 2016 13 But the Lord of hosts, qhim you shall honor as holy. 1 # 9:1 Ch 8:23 in Hebrew But there will be no # [ch. Subscribe to a study package to unlock the ESV Study Bible, the interactive Knowing the Bible study series, the Preaching the Word commentary series, and more. and the calf and the lion and the fattened calf together; and the lion shall eat straw like the ox. Isaiah 9:6-7 ESV. Subscribe to a study package to unlock the ESV Study Bible, the interactive Knowing the Bible study series, the Preaching the Word commentary series, and more. 2 3 iThe people kwho walked in darkness have seen a great light; those who dwelt in a land of ldeep darkness, on them has light shone. 20 In that day nthe Lord will oshave with a razor that is phired beyond qthe River10—with the king of Assyria—the head and the hair of the feet, and it will sweep away the beard also. As if a rod should wield him who lifts it. ESV® Text Edition: 2016. 10 Again the Lord spoke to Ahaz: Isaiah 9:2: Ch 9:1 in Hebrew The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light; those who dwelt in a land of deep darkness, on them has light shined. or the saw magnify itself against him who wields it? 11 “Ask aa sign of the Lord your6 God; let it be deep as Sheol or high as heaven.” 10  Take counsel together, but it will come to nothing; 11 For the Lord spoke thus to me with his strong hand upon me, and nwarned me not to walk in the way of this people, saying: 2  And mthe Spirit of the Lord shall rest upon him. 30 And the Lord will cause his majestic voice to be heard and the descending blow of his arm to be seen, in furious anger and a flame of devouring fire, with a cloudburst and storm and hailstones. 4:15, 16 Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, but in the latter time he # ch. Cancel any time. 22 lFor though your people Israel be as the sand of the sea, monly a remnant of them will return. nHe shall not judge by owhat his eyes see. fThe zeal of the Lord of hosts will do this. And his staff will be over the sea, and he will lift it vas he did in Egypt. 8  The nursing child shall play over the hole of the cobra. 15:29; 2 Chr. Sign up for an account to try it FREE for 30 days. 10  Woe to those who ydecree iniquitous decrees. and ato rob the poor of my people of their right. 5 Because Syria, with Ephraim and vthe son of Remaliah, has devised evil against you, saying, Isaiah 9 - Nevertheless the gloom [will] not [be] upon her who [is] distressed, As when at first He lightly esteemed The land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, And afterward more heavily oppressed [her], [By] the way of the sea, beyond the Jordan, In Galilee of the Gentiles. And when they are hungry, they will be enraged and will speak contemptuously against9 their king and their God, and turn their faces upward. on the throne of David and over his kingdom. 2 [a] (A)The people (B)who walked in darkness    have seen a great light;those who dwelt in a land of (C)deep darkness,    on them has light shone. and will assemble ithe banished of Israel. 17  Therefore the Lord does not orejoice over their young men. 22 eAnd they will look to the earth, but behold, distress and darkness, the gloom of anguish. Learn More those who dwelt in a land of ldeep darkness. 9 1 But there will be no ggloom for her who was in anguish. who say in pride and in arrogance of heart: 11  But the Lord raises the adversaries of Rezin against him, 12  hThe Syrians on the east and ithe Philistines on the west. that m the mountain of the house of the L ord. 16  And there will be sa highway from Assyria. 13  The people kdid not turn to him who struck them. 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