Isaiah 42:1-4 DBY

1 Behold my servant whom I uphold, mine elect [in whom] my soul delighteth! I will put my Spirit upon him; he shall bring forth judgment to the nations.
2 He shall not cry, nor lift up, nor cause his voice to be heard a in the street.

References for Isaiah 42:2

    • Ƴ 42:2 - Or 'lift up his voice, nor cause it to be heard.'
      3 A bruised reed shall he not break, and smoking flax shall he not quench: he shall bring forth judgment according to b truth.

      References for Isaiah 42:3

        • ƴ 42:3 - Or 'for the truth.'
          4 He shall not faint nor be in haste, c till he have set justice d in the earth: and the isles shall wait for his law.

          References for Isaiah 42:4

            • Ƶ 42:4 - Or 'be crushed,' in allusion to 'bruised' of the preceding verse; just as 'faint' is from the same root as 'smoking' or 'dimly burning [flax].' There is an evident correspondence between the words.
            • ƶ 42:4 - Or 'just judgment.'