The Servant of the LORD

1 Listen to me, you islands; hear this, you distant nations: Before I was born the LORD called me; from my mother’s womb he has spoken my name.

References for Isaiah 49:1

2 He made my mouth like a sharpened sword, in the shadow of his hand he hid me; he made me into a polished arrow and concealed me in his quiver.

References for Isaiah 49:2

3 He said to me, “You are my servant, Israel, in whom I will display my splendor.”

References for Isaiah 49:3