Isaiah 9:1-6 DBY

1 Nevertheless the darkness shall not be as when the distress was in the [land], at the time he at first lightly, and afterwards heavily, visited the land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, -- the way of the sea, beyond the Jordan, Galilee of the nations: a

References for Isaiah 9:1

    • ® 9:1 - Goim: see ch. 1.4.
      2 the people that walked in darkness have seen a great light; they that dwelt in the land of the shadow of death, upon them light hath shone.
      3 Thou hast multiplied the nation, hast increased its joy: they joy before thee like to the joy in harvest; as [men] rejoice when they divide the spoil.
      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.
      5 For every boot of him that is shod for the tumult, and the garment rolled in blood, shall be for burning, fuel for fire.
      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 is called Wonderful, b Counsellor, Mighty God, Father of Eternity, c Prince of Peace.

      References for Isaiah 9:6

        • ¯ 9:6 - See Judg. 13.18.
        • ° 9:6 - Or 'Father of the age.'