Isaiah 57:14-21 LEB

Peace for the Contrite

14 And one shall say, "Build up, build up! Clear [the] way! Remove [the] obstaclesa from the way of my people!"

References for Isaiah 57:14

    • ϱ 57:14 - Hebrew "obstacle"
      15 For thus says [the] high and lofty one who resides forever, and [whose] name [is] holy: "I reside [in] a high and holy place, and with [the] {contrite} and humble of spirit, to revive [the] spirit of [the] humble, and to revive [the] heart of [the] {contrite}.
      16 For I will not attack forever, and I will not be angry forever, for [the] spirit will grow faint before me, and [the] breaths [that] I myself I have made.
      17 I was angry because of his sin of gain, and I struck him; I hid and I was angry, butb he walked apostate, in the waysc of his heart.

      References for Isaiah 57:17

          18 I have seen his ways, butd I will heal him; and I will lead him and give him and his mourners comfort as a recompense,

          References for Isaiah 57:18

              19 creating fruit of lips. Peace, peace to the far and near," says Yahweh, "and I will heal him.
              20 Bute the wicked [are] like the churning sea, that is not able to keep quiet, and its waters toss up mire and mud.

              References for Isaiah 57:20

                  21 There is no peace," says my God, "for the wicked."