Isaiah 9:1-3 NIV

The Darkness Turns to Light

1 Nevertheless, there will be no more gloom for those who were in distress. In the past he humbled the land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, but in the future he will honor Galilee of the nations, by the Way of the Sea, beyond the Jordan—

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2 The people walking in darkness have seen a great light; on those living in the land of deep darkness a light has dawned.

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3 You have enlarged the nation and increased their joy; they rejoice before you as people rejoice at the harvest, as warriors rejoice when dividing the plunder.

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