9  And all the people shall know, even Ephraim and the inhabitant of Samaria, that say in the pride and stoutness of heart, 10  The bricks are fallen down, but we will build with hewn stones: the sycomores are cut down, but we will change them into cedars.

[4] For all this his anger is not turned away, but his hand is stretched out still. 3  Thou hast multiplied the nation, and not increased the joy: they joy before thee according to the joy in harvest, and as men rejoice when they divide the spoil. Copyright © 2020, Bible Study Tools.

Therefore the LORD shall set up the adversaries of Rezin against him, and join his enemies together; The Syrians before, and the Philistines behind; and they shall devour Israel with open mouth. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue.

And all the people shall know, even Ephraim and the inhabitant of Samaria, that say in the pride and stoutness of heart. Copyright © Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. For all this his anger is not turned away, but his hand is stretched out still. For all this his anger is not turned away, but his hand is stretched out still. The Birth and Reign of the Prince of Peace: 1 : Nevertheless the dimness shall not be such as was in her vexation, when at the first he lightly afflicted the land of Zeb'ulun, and the land of Naph'tali, and afterward did more grievously afflict her by the way of the sea, beyond Jordan, in Galilee of the nations. Therefore the Lord shall have no joy in their young men, neither shall have mercy on their fatherless and widows: for every one is an hypocrite and an evildoer, and every mouth speaketh folly. 9 1  Nevertheless the dimness shall not be such as was in her vexation, when at the first he lightly afflicted the land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, and afterward did more grievously afflict her by the way of the sea, beyond Jordan, in Galilee of the nations. Isaiah 9 Nevertheless the dimness shall not be such as was in her vexation, when at the first he lightly afflicted the land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, and afterward did more grievously afflict her by the way of the sea, beyond Jordan, in Galilee ... Read verse in King James Version 7  Of the increase of his government and peace there shall be no end, upon the throne of David, and upon his kingdom, to order it, and to establish it with judgment and with justice from henceforth even for ever. 1. And he shall snatch on the right hand, and be hungry; and he shall eat on the left hand, and they shall not be satisfied: they shall eat every man the flesh of his own arm: Manasseh, Ephraim; and Ephraim, Manasseh: and they together shall be against Judah. Article Images Copyright © 2020 Getty Images unless otherwise indicated. Thou hast multiplied the nation, and not increased the joy: they joy before thee according to the joy in harvest, and as men rejoice when they divide the spoil. The King James Version is in the public domain. For all this his anger is not turned away, but his hand is stretched out still. For all this his anger is not turned away, but his hand is stretched out still. Of the increase of his government and peace there shall be no end, upon the throne of David, and upon his kingdom, to order it, and to establish it with judgment and with justice from henceforth even for ever. For the people turneth not unto him that smiteth them, neither do they seek the LORD of hosts. The zeal of the LORD of hosts will perform this. Proud member The King James Version is in the public domain. Therefore the LORD will cut off from Israel head and tail, branch and rush, in one day.

For all this his anger is not turned away, but his hand is stretched out still.

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,

[3] 9:16 the leaders: or, they that call them blessed. All Rights Reserved. Isaiah 9: Nevertheless the dimness shall not be such as was in her vexation, when at the first he lightly afflicted the land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, and afterward did more grievously afflict her by the way of the sea, beyond Jordan, in Galilee of the nations.

In the past he humbled the land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, but … The zeal of the Lord of hosts will perform this.

(, The King James Version is in the public domain. 11  Therefore the Lord shall set up the adversaries of Rezin against him, and join [2] his enemies together; 12  The Syrians before, and the Philistines behind; and they shall devour Israel with open mouth.

We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. For every battle of the warrior is with confused noise, and garments rolled in blood; but this shall be with burning and fuel of fire.

Isaiah was writing nearly 800 years before Christ. 19  Through the wrath of the Lord of hosts is the land darkened, and the people shall be as the fuel [5] of the fire: no man shall spare his brother. 8  The Lord sent a word into Jacob, and it hath lighted upon Israel. Please activate JavaScript to use the website. (, California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. For wickedness burneth as the fire: it shall devour the briers and thorns, and shall kindle in the thickets of the forest, and they shall mount up like the lifting up of smoke. This was a time when the Roman Empire had multiplied its nation and had occupied Judea.

[1] 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. For thou hast broken the yoke of his burden, and the staff of his shoulder, the rod of his oppressor, as in the day of Midian. Matthew says Isaiah's prophecy at 9:3 was fulfilled at the time of our Lord's first coming. (1-2) A day of light for the northern tribes. 17  Therefore the Lord shall have no joy in their young men, neither shall have mercy on their fatherless and widows: for every one is an hypocrite and an evildoer, and every mouth speaketh folly. The bricks are fallen down, but we will build with hewn stones: the sycomores are cut down, but we will change them into cedars.

Hope for Israel. Salem Media Group. Isaiah 9 King James Version 1 Nevertheless the dimness shall not be such as was in her vexation, when at the first he lightly afflicted the land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, and afterward did more grievously afflict her by the way of the sea, beyond Jordan, in Galilee of the nations. It is because of this painful Roman oppression that the Lord's words, "the kingdom of … 16  For the leaders [3] of this people cause them to err; and they that are led of them are destroyed. All rights reserved. Through the wrath of the LORD of hosts is the land darkened, and the people shall be as the fuel of the fire: no man shall spare his brother. 13  For the people turneth not unto him that smiteth them, neither do they seek the Lord of hosts. For the leaders of this people cause them to err; and they that are led of them are destroyed. of

20  And he shall snatch [6] on the right hand, and be hungry; and he shall eat on the left hand, and they shall not be satisfied: they shall eat every man the flesh of his own arm: 21  Manasseh, Ephraim; and Ephraim, Manasseh: and they together shall be against Judah. Isaiah 9 Parallel Chapters. Unto Us a Child is Born (Matthew 4:12-17; Mark 1:14-15; Luke 4:14-15) NIV: ESV: NASB: KJV: HCSB: 1 Nevertheless, there will be no more gloom for those who were in distress. 5  For every battle of the warrior is with confused noise, and garments rolled in blood; but this shall be with burning and fuel of fire. © 2020 Christianity.com. Nevertheless the dimness shall not be such as was in her vexation, when at the first he lightly afflicted the land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, and afterward did more grievously afflict her by the way of the sea, beyond Jordan, in Galilee of the nations. Answer: When Isaiah wrote his prediction of the coming of the “Wonderful Counselor” (Isaiah 9:6), he was spurring Israel to remember their Messiah was indeed coming to establish His Kingdom (Isaiah 9:7). The Holy Bible: King James Version. 14  Therefore the Lord will cut off from Israel head and tail, branch and rush, in one day. Isaiah 9 – Unto Us A Child Is Born A. 4  For thou hast broken the yoke of his burden, and the staff of his shoulder, the rod of his oppressor, as in the day of Midian. 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. 18  For wickedness burneth as the fire: it shall devour the briers and thorns, and shall kindle in the thickets of the forest, and they shall mount up like the lifting up of smoke. For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace. The ancient and honourable, he is the head; and the prophet that teacheth lies, he is the tail. Matthew Henry Bible Commentary (complete), Matthew Henry’s Bible Commentary (concise), California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). All rights reserved worldwide. 15  The ancient and honourable, he is the head; and the prophet that teacheth lies, he is the tail. 6  For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace. Isaiah 9. The Lord sent a word into Jacob, and it hath lighted upon Israel.