Isaiah 42:18-25 LEB

Blind and Deaf Israel

18 Deaf people, listen! And blind people, look to see!

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      19 Who [is] blind but my servant ora deaf like my messenger [whom] I sent? Who [is] blind like the one who is repaid orb blind like the servant of Yahweh?

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          20 You see many [things], butc you do not observe. [His] ears are open, butd he does not hear.

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              21 Yahweh was willing for the sake of his righteousness; he showed [his] teaching to be great and proved [it] to be glorious.
              22 Bute this [is] a people plundered and looted; all of them are trapped in holes, and they are kept hidden in houses of imprisonment. They have become like plunder, and there is no one who saves; [like] booty, and there is no one who says, "Restore!"

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                  23 Who among you will heed this, will listen attentively and listen, for {the time to come}?f

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                    • ˁ 42:23 - Literally "later"
                      24 Who gave Jacob to a plundererg and Israel to those who plunder? [Was it] not Yahweh, against whom we have sinned? And they were not willing to walk in his ways, and they would not {obey} his law.

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                        • ˂ 42:24 - The reading tradition (Qere) has "as plunder"
                          25 Soh he poured [the] wrath [of] his anger upon him and [the] strength of war. And it set him afire all around, buti he did not understand;j and it burned him, butk he did not take [it] to heart.

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