9 You who bring good news to Zion, go up on a high mountain. You who bring good news to Jerusalem,alift up your voice with a shout, lift it up, do not be afraid; say to the towns of Judah, “Here is your God!”
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    • ® 40:9 - Or "Zion, bringer of good news," / "go up on a high mountain." / "Jerusalem, bringer of good news"
      10 See, the Sovereign LORD comes with power, and he rules with a mighty arm. See, his reward is with him, and his recompense accompanies him.
      11 He tends his flock like a shepherd: He gathers the lambs in his arms and carries them close to his heart; he gently leads those that have young.
      12 Who has measured the waters in the hollow of his hand, or with the breadth of his hand marked off the heavens? Who has held the dust of the earth in a basket, or weighed the mountains on the scales and the hills in a balance?
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      13 Who can fathom the Spiritb of the LORD, or instruct the LORD as his counselor?
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      14 Whom did the LORD consult to enlighten him, and who taught him the right way? Who was it that taught him knowledge, or showed him the path of understanding?
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      15 Surely the nations are like a drop in a bucket; they are regarded as dust on the scales; he weighs the islands as though they were fine dust.
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      16 Lebanon is not sufficient for altar fires, nor its animals enough for burnt offerings.
      17 Before him all the nations are as nothing; they are regarded by him as worthless and less than nothing.
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      18 With whom, then, will you compare God? To what image will you liken him?
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      19 As for an idol, a metalworker casts it, and a goldsmith overlays it with gold and fashions silver chains for it.