Isaiah 40:21-31 NIV

21 Do you not know? Have you not heard?1 Has it not been told2 you from the beginning?3 Have you not understood4 since the earth was founded?5

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22 He sits enthroned6 above the circle of the earth, and its people are like grasshoppers.7 He stretches out the heavens8 like a canopy,9 and spreads them out like a tent10 to live in.11

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23 He brings princes12 to naught and reduces the rulers of this world to nothing.13

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24 No sooner are they planted, no sooner are they sown, no sooner do they take root14 in the ground, than he blows15 on them and they wither,16 and a whirlwind sweeps them away like chaff.17

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25 "To whom will you compare me?18 Or who is my equal?" says the Holy One.19

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26 Lift your eyes and look to the heavens:20 Who created21 all these? He who brings out the starry host22 one by one, and calls them each by name. Because of his great power and mighty strength,23 not one of them is missing.24

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27 Why do you say, O Jacob, and complain, O Israel, "My way is hidden from the LORD; my cause is disregarded by my God"?25

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28 Do you not know? Have you not heard?26 The LORD is the everlasting27 God, the Creator28 of the ends of the earth.29 He will not grow tired or weary,30 and his understanding no one can fathom.31

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      29 He gives strength32 to the weary33 and increases the power of the weak.

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      30 Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men34 stumble and fall;35

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      31 but those who hope36 in the LORD will renew their strength.37 They will soar on wings like eagles;38 they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.39

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