Isaiah 8:10-20 NIV

10 Devise your strategy, but it will be thwarted;1 propose your plan, but it will not stand,2 for God is with us.a3

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    • e 8:10 - Hebrew "Immanuel"

      Fear God

      11 The LORD spoke to me with his strong hand upon me,4 warning me not to follow5 the way of this people. He said:

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      12 "Do not call conspiracy6 everything that these people call conspiracyb; do not fear what they fear,7 and do not dread it.8

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        • f 8:12 - Or "Do not call for a treaty / every time these people call for a treaty"
          13 The LORD Almighty is the one you are to regard as holy,9 he is the one you are to fear,10 he is the one you are to dread,11

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          14 and he will be a sanctuary;12 but for both houses of Israel he will be a stone13 that causes men to stumble14 and a rock that makes them fall.15 And for the people of Jerusalem he will be a trap and a snare.16

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          15 Many of them will stumble;17 they will fall and be broken, they will be snared and captured."

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          16 Bind up the testimony18 and seal19 up the law among my disciples.

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          17 I will wait20 for the LORD, who is hiding21 his face from the house of Jacob. I will put my trust in him.22

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          18 Here am I, and the children the LORD has given me.23 We are signs24 and symbols25 in Israel from the LORD Almighty, who dwells on Mount Zion.26

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          19 When men tell you to consult27 mediums and spiritists,28 who whisper and mutter,29 should not a people inquire30 of their God? Why consult the dead on behalf of the living?

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          20 To the law31 and to the testimony!32 If they do not speak according to this word, they have no light33 of dawn.

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