Isaiah 48:16

Overview - Isaiah 48
God, to convince the people of their foreknown obstinancy, revealed his prophecies.
He saves them for his own sake.
12 He exhorts them to obedience, because of his power and providence.
16 He laments their backwardness.
20 He powerfully delivers his people out of Babylon.
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Isaiah 48:16  (King James Version)
Come ye near unto me, hear ye this; I have not spoken in secret from the beginning; from the time that it was, there am I: and now the Lord GOD, and his Spirit, hath sent me.

I have not
3-6 ; 45:19 John 18:20

the Lord God
11:1-5 61:1-3 Zechariah 2:8-11 ; Luke 4:18 ; John 3:34 ; John 20:21 John 20:22