Isaiah 57:1-7 CSB

1 The righteous one perishes, and no one takes it to heart; faithful men are swept away, with no one realizing that the righteous one is swept away from the presencea of evil.

References for Isaiah 57:1

    • a 57:1 - Or away because
      2 He will enter into peace- they will rest on their bedsb- everyone who lives uprightly.

      References for Isaiah 57:2

        • b 57:2 - Either their deathbed or their grave

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          3 But come here, you sons of a sorceress, offspring of an adulterer and a prostitute!c

          References for Isaiah 57:3

            • c 57:3 - Lit and she acted as a harlot
              4 Who is it you are mocking? Who is it you are opening your mouth and sticking out your tongue at? Isn't it you, you rebellious children, you race of liars,
              5 who burn with lust among the oaks, under every flourishing tree, who slaughter children in the wadis below the clefts of the rocks?
              6 Your portion is among the smooth [stones] of the wadi; indeed, they are your lot. You have even poured out a drink offering to them; you have offered a grain offering; should I be satisfied with these?
              7 You have placed your bed on a high and lofty mountain; you also went up there to offer sacrifice.