Isaiah 7:10-17 NIV

10 Again the LORD spoke to Ahaz,
11 "Ask the LORD your God for a sign,1 whether in the deepest depths or in the highest heights.2"

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12 But Ahaz said, "I will not ask; I will not put the LORD to the test.3"

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13 Then Isaiah said, "Hear now, you house of David!4 Is it not enough5 to try the patience of men? Will you try the patience6 of my God7 also?

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      14 Therefore the Lord himself will give youa a sign:8 The virgin9 will be with child and will give birth to a son,10 andb will call him Immanuel.c11

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        • c 7:14 - The Hebrew is plural.
        • d 7:14 - Masoretic Text; Dead Sea Scrolls "and he" or "and they"
        • e 7:14 - "Immanuel" means "God with us."
          15 He will eat curds12 and honey13 when he knows enough to reject the wrong and choose the right.

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              16 But before the boy knows14 enough to reject the wrong and choose the right,15 the land of the two kings you dread will be laid waste.16

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              17 The LORD will bring on you and on your people and on the house of your father a time unlike any since Ephraim broke away17 from Judah--he will bring the king of Assyria.18"

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