Isaiah 26:11-21 NIV

11 O LORD, your hand is lifted high,1 but they do not see2 it. Let them see your zeal3 for your people and be put to shame;4 let the fire5 reserved for your enemies consume them.

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12 LORD, you establish peace6 for us; all that we have accomplished you have done7 for us.

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13 O LORD, our God, other lords8 besides you have ruled over us, but your name9 alone do we honor.10

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14 They are now dead,11 they live no more; those departed spirits12 do not rise. You punished them and brought them to ruin;13 you wiped out all memory of them.14

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15 You have enlarged the nation, O LORD; you have enlarged the nation.15 You have gained glory for yourself; you have extended all the borders16 of the land.

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16 LORD, they came to you in their distress;17 when you disciplined18 them, they could barely whisper19 a prayer.a

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    • b 26:16 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this clause is uncertain.
      17 As a woman with child and about to give birth20 writhes and cries out in her pain, so were we in your presence, O LORD.

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      18 We were with child, we writhed in pain, but we gave birth21 to wind. We have not brought salvation22 to the earth; we have not given birth to people of the world.23

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      19 But your dead24 will live; their bodies will rise. You who dwell in the dust,25 wake up and shout for joy. Your dew26 is like the dew of the morning; the earth will give birth to her dead.27

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      20 Go, my people, enter your rooms and shut the doors28 behind you; hide29 yourselves for a little while until his wrath30 has passed by.31

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      21 See, the LORD is coming32 out of his dwelling33 to punish34 the people of the earth for their sins. The earth will disclose the blood35 shed upon her; she will conceal her slain no longer.

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