"1Comfort, O comfort My people," says your God.
"2Speakakindly to Jerusalem; And call out to her, that her b3warfare has ended, That her c4iniquity has been removed, That she has received of the LORD'Shand5Double for all her sins."
36A voicedis calling, "7Clear the way for the LORD in the wilderness; Makesmooth in the desert a highway for our God.
"Let everyvalley be lifted up, And everymountain and hill be madelow; And let the roughgroundbecome a plain, And the ruggedterrain a broadvalley;
5eThen the 8glory of the LORD will be revealed, And 9allflesh will see it together; For the 10mouth of the LORD has spoken."
A voicesays, "Call out." Then fhe answered, "What shall I call out?" 11Allflesh is grass, and all its gloveliness is like the flower of the field.
The 12grasswithers, the flowerfades, hWhen the 13breath of the LORDblows upon it; Surely the people are grass.