Isaiah 53:6-12 NLT

6 All of us, like sheep, have strayed away. We have left God’s paths to follow our own. Yet the laid on him the sins of us all.
7 He was oppressed and treated harshly, yet he never said a word. He was led like a lamb to the slaughter. And as a sheep is silent before the shearers, he did not open his mouth.
8 Unjustly condemned, he was led away.a No one cared that he died without descendants, that his life was cut short in midstream.b But he was struck down for the rebellion of my people.

References for Isaiah 53:8

    • 53:8 - Greek version reads He was humiliated and received no justice. Compare Acts 8:33 .
    • 53:8 - Or As for his contemporaries, / who cared that his life was cut short in midstream? Greek version reads Who can speak of his descendants? / For his life was taken from the earth. Compare Acts 8:33 .
      9 He had done no wrong and had never deceived anyone. But he was buried like a criminal; he was put in a rich man’s grave.
      10 But it was the ’s good plan to crush him and cause him grief. Yet when his life is made an offering for sin, he will have many descendants. He will enjoy a long life, and the ’s good plan will prosper in his hands.
      11 When he sees all that is accomplished by his anguish, he will be satisfied. And because of his experience, my righteous servant will make it possible for many to be counted righteous, for he will bear all their sins.
      12 I will give him the honors of a victorious soldier, because he exposed himself to death. He was counted among the rebels. He bore the sins of many and interceded for rebels.