Isaiah 27:1-8 NIV

Deliverance of Israel

1 In that day,1 the LORD will punish with his sword,2 his fierce, great and powerful sword, Leviathan3 the gliding serpent,4 Leviathan the coiling serpent; he will slay the monster5 of the sea.

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2 In that day6-- "Sing7 about a fruitful vineyard:8

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3 I, the LORD, watch over it; I water9 it continually. I guard10 it day and night so that no one may harm11 it.

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4 I am not angry. If only there were briers and thorns confronting me! I would march against them in battle; I would set them all on fire.12

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5 Or else let them come to me for refuge;13 let them make peace14 with me, yes, let them make peace with me."

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6 In days to come Jacob will take root,15 Israel will bud and blossom16 and fill all the world with fruit.17

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7 Has [the LORD] struck her as he struck18 down those who struck her? Has she been killed as those were killed who killed her?

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8 By warfarea and exile19 you contend with her-- with his fierce blast he drives her out, as on a day the east wind20 blows.

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    • a 27:8 - See Septuagint; the meaning of the Hebrew for this word is uncertain.