Isaiah 43:20-28 RHE/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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20 The beast of the field shall glorify me, the dragons and the ostriches: because I have given waters in the wilderness, rivers in the desert, to give drink to my people, to my chosen. 20 The wild animals honor me, the jackals and the owls, because I provide water in the desert and streams in the wasteland, to give drink to my people, my chosen,
21 This people have I formed for myself, they shall shew forth my praise. 21 the people I formed for myself that they may proclaim my praise.
22 But thou hast not called upon me, O Jacob, neither hast thou laboured about me, O Israel. 22 "Yet you have not called upon me, O Jacob, you have not wearied yourselves for me, O Israel.
23 Thou hast not offered me the ram of thy holocaust, nor hast thou glorified me with thy victims: I have not caused thee to serve with oblations, nor wearied thee with incense. 23 You have not brought me sheep for burnt offerings, nor honored me with your sacrifices. I have not burdened you with grain offerings nor wearied you with demands for incense.
24 Thou hast bought me no sweet cane with money, neither hast thou filled me with the fat of thy victims. But thou hast made me to serve with thy sins, thou hast wearied me with thy iniquities. 24 You have not bought any fragrant calamus for me, or lavished on me the fat of your sacrifices. But you have burdened me with your sins and wearied me with your offenses.
25 I am, I am he that blot out thy iniquities for my own sake, and I will not remember thy sins. 25 "I, even I, am he who blots out your transgressions, for my own sake, and remembers your sins no more.
26 Put me in remembrance, and let us plead together: tell if thou hast any thing to justify thyself. 26 Review the past for me, let us argue the matter together; state the case for your innocence.
27 Thy first father sinned, and thy teachers have transgressed against me. 27 Your first father sinned; your spokesmen rebelled against me.
28 And I have profaned the holy princes, I have given Jacob to slaughter, and Israel to reproach. 28 So I will disgrace the dignitaries of your temple, and I will consign Jacob to destruction and Israel to scorn.