Isaiah 57:14-21 CSB

Healing and Peace

14 He said, "Build it up, build it up, prepare the way, remove [every] obstacle from My people's way."

References for Isaiah 57:14

      15 For the High and Exalted One who lives forever, whose name is Holy says this: "I live in a high and holy place, and with the oppresseda and lowly of spirit, to revive the spirit of the lowly and revive the heart of the oppressed.

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          16 For I will not accuse [you] forever, and I will not always be angry; for then the spirit would grow weak before Me, even the breath [of man], which I have made.
          17 Because of his sinful greed I was angry, so I struck him; I was angry and hid;b but he went on turning back to the desires of his heart.

          References for Isaiah 57:17

            • i 57:17 - Lit him; hiding and I am angry
              18 I have seen his ways, but I will heal him; I will lead him and comfort him and his mourners,
              19 creating words of praise."c The Lord says, "Peace, peace to the one who is far or near, and I will heal him.

              References for Isaiah 57:19

                • j 57:19 - Lit creating fruit of the lips
                  20 But the wicked are like the storm-tossed sea, for it cannot be still, and its waters churn up mire and muck.
                  21 There is no peace for the wicked," says my God.