Isaiah 46:1-6 NAS

Babylon's Idols and the True God

1 1Bel has bowed down, Nebo stoops over; Their images are consigned to the beasts and the cattle. The things athat you carry are burdensome, A load for the weary beast.

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    • ̒ 46:1 - Lit "carried by you"
      2 They stooped over, they have bowed down together; They could not rescue the burden, But bhave themselves 2gone into captivity.

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      3 "3Listen to Me, O house of Jacob, And all 4the remnant of the house of Israel, You who have been 5borne by Me from cbirth And have been carried from the womb;

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        • ̔ 46:3 - Lit "the belly"
          4 Even to your old age 6I dwill be the same, And even to your e7graying years I will bear you! I have fdone it, and I will carry you; And I will bear you and I will deliver you.

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            • ̕ 46:4 - Lit "I am He"
            • ̖ 46:4 - Lit "gray hairs"
            • ̗ 46:4 - Or "made" you
              5 "8To whom would you liken Me And make Me equal and compare Me, That we would be alike?

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              6 "Those who 9lavish gold from the purse And weigh silver on the scale Hire a goldsmith, and he makes it into a god; They 10bow down, indeed they worship it.

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