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Isaiah 10:15-25 NIV

15 Does the ax raise itself above the person who swings it, or the saw boast against the one who uses it? As if a rod were to wield the person who lifts it up, or a club brandish the one who is not wood!

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16 Therefore, the Lord, the LORD Almighty, will send a wasting disease upon his sturdy warriors; under his pomp a fire will be kindled like a blazing flame.

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17 The Light of Israel will become a fire, their Holy One a flame; in a single day it will burn and consume his thorns and his briers.

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18 The splendor of his forests and fertile fields it will completely destroy, as when a sick person wastes away.

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      19 And the remaining trees of his forests will be so few that a child could write them down.

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      The Remnant of Israel

      20 In that day the remnant of Israel, the survivors of Jacob, will no longer rely on him who struck them down but will truly rely on the LORD, the Holy One of Israel.

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          21 A remnant will return,a a remnant of Jacob will return to the Mighty God.

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            • z 10:21 - Hebrew "shear-jashub" (see 7:3 and note); also in verse 22
              22 Though your people be like the sand by the sea, Israel, only a remnant will return. Destruction has been decreed, overwhelming and righteous.

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              23 The Lord, the LORD Almighty, will carry out the destruction decreed upon the whole land.

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              24 Therefore this is what the Lord, the LORD Almighty, says: “My people who live in Zion, do not be afraid of the Assyrians, who beat you with a rod and lift up a club against you, as Egypt did.

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                  25 Very soon my anger against you will end and my wrath will be directed to their destruction.”

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                  Study tools for Isaiah 10:15-25

                  • a 10:13 - Or "treasures;" / "I subdued the mighty,"
                  • b 10:21 - Hebrew "shear-jashub" (see 7:3 and note); also in verse 22
                  • c 10:27 - Hebrew; Septuagint "broken" / "from your shoulders"