|The Message (MSG)
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2 following to the letter the scroll of the prophet Isaiah. Watch closely: I'm sending my preacher ahead of you; He'll make the road smooth for you.
2 It is written in Isaiah the prophet: "I will send my messenger ahead of you, who will prepare your way"--
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