Isaiah 50:1-6 NAS

God Helps His Servant

1 Thus says the LORD, "Where is the 1certificate of divorce By which I have 2sent your mother away? Or to whom of My creditors did I 3sell you? Behold, you were sold for your 4iniquities, And for your 5transgressions your mother 6was sent away.

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2 "Why was there 7no man when I came? When I called, why was there none to answer? Is My 8hand so short that it cannot ransom? Or have I no power to deliver? Behold, I 9dry up the sea with My rebuke, I 10make the rivers a wilderness; Their fish stink for lack of water And die of thirst.

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3 "I 11clothe the heavens with blackness And make sackcloth their covering."

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4 The Lord aGOD has given Me the tongue of 12disciples, That I may know how to 13sustain the weary one with a word. He awakens Me 14morning by morning, He awakens My ear to listen as a disciple.

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    • ̷ 50:4 - Heb "YHWH," usually rendered LORD, and so throughout the ch
      5 The Lord GOD has 15opened My ear; And I was 16not disobedient Nor did I turn back.

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      6 I 17gave My back to those who strike Me, And My cheeks to those who pluck out the beard; I did not cover My face from humiliation and spitting.

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