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Isaiah 9:4 NLT

4 For you will break the yoke of their slavery and lift the heavy burden from their shoulders. You will break the oppressor’s rod, just as you did when you destroyed the army of Midian.

Study tools for Isaiah 9:4

  • a 9:1 - Verse 9:1 is numbered 8:23 in Hebrew text.
  • b 9:2 - Verses 9:2-21 are numbered 9:1-20 in Hebrew text.
  • c 9:2 - Greek version reads a land where death casts its shadow. Compare Matt 4:16 .
  • d 9:6 - Or Wonderful, Counselor.
  • e 9:9 - Hebrew of Ephraim, referring to the northern kingdom of Israel.
  • f 9:12 - Hebrew Arameans.
  • g 9:20 - Or eat their own arms.