Isaiah 26:9-19 NIV

9 My soul yearns for you in the night;1 in the morning my spirit longs2 for you. When your judgments3 come upon the earth, the people of the world learn righteousness.4

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10 Though grace is shown to the wicked,5 they do not learn righteousness; even in a land of uprightness they go on doing evil6 and regard7 not the majesty of the LORD.

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11 O LORD, your hand is lifted high,8 but they do not see9 it. Let them see your zeal10 for your people and be put to shame;11 let the fire12 reserved for your enemies consume them.

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12 LORD, you establish peace13 for us; all that we have accomplished you have done14 for us.

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13 O LORD, our God, other lords15 besides you have ruled over us, but your name16 alone do we honor.17

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14 They are now dead,18 they live no more; those departed spirits19 do not rise. You punished them and brought them to ruin;20 you wiped out all memory of them.21

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15 You have enlarged the nation, O LORD; you have enlarged the nation.22 You have gained glory for yourself; you have extended all the borders23 of the land.

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16 LORD, they came to you in their distress;24 when you disciplined25 them, they could barely whisper26 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 birth27 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 birth28 to wind. We have not brought salvation29 to the earth; we have not given birth to people of the world.30

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      19 But your dead31 will live; their bodies will rise. You who dwell in the dust,32 wake up and shout for joy. Your dew33 is like the dew of the morning; the earth will give birth to her dead.34

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