Isaiah 8:17-22 NIV

17 I will wait1 for the LORD, who is hiding2 his face from the house of Jacob. I will put my trust in him.3

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18 Here am I, and the children the LORD has given me.4 We are signs5 and symbols6 in Israel from the LORD Almighty, who dwells on Mount Zion.7

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19 When men tell you to consult8 mediums and spiritists,9 who whisper and mutter,10 should not a people inquire11 of their God? Why consult the dead on behalf of the living?

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20 To the law12 and to the testimony!13 If they do not speak according to this word, they have no light14 of dawn.

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21 Distressed and hungry,15 they will roam through the land;16 when they are famished, they will become enraged and, looking upward, will curse17 their king and their God.

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22 Then they will look toward the earth and see only distress and darkness and fearful gloom,18 and they will be thrust into utter darkness.19

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