Isaiah 40:2-3 NIV

2 Speak tenderly to Jerusalem, and proclaim to her that her hard service has been completed, that her sin has been paid for, that she has received from the LORD’s hand double for all her sins.

References for Isaiah 40:2

3 A voice of one calling: “In the wilderness prepare the way for the LORDa ; make straight in the desert a highway for our God.b

References for Isaiah 40:3

    • ¬ 40:3 - Or "A voice of one calling in the wilderness:" / "“Prepare the way for the " Lord
    • ­ 40:3 - Hebrew; Septuagint "make straight the paths of our God"