Parallel Bible results for Isaiah 42:14-21

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Isaiah 42:14-21

NIV 14 "For a long time I have kept silent, I have been quiet and held myself back. But now, like a woman in childbirth, I cry out, I gasp and pant. NIV 14 "For a long time I have kept silent, I have been quiet and held myself back. But now, like a woman in childbirth, I cry out, I gasp and pant. NIV 15 I will lay waste the mountains and hills and dry up all their vegetation; I will turn rivers into islands and dry up the pools. NIV 15 I will lay waste the mountains and hills and dry up all their vegetation; I will turn rivers into islands and dry up the pools. NIV 16 I will lead the blind by ways they have not known, along unfamiliar paths I will guide them; I will turn the darkness into light before them and make the rough places smooth. These are the things I will do; I will not forsake them. NIV 16 I will lead the blind by ways they have not known, along unfamiliar paths I will guide them; I will turn the darkness into light before them and make the rough places smooth. These are the things I will do; I will not forsake them. NIV 17 But those who trust in idols, who say to images, 'You are our gods,' will be turned back in utter shame. NIV 17 But those who trust in idols, who say to images, 'You are our gods,' will be turned back in utter shame. NIV 18 "Hear, you deaf; look, you blind, and see! NIV 18 "Hear, you deaf; look, you blind, and see! NIV 19 Who is blind but my servant, and deaf like the messenger I send? Who is blind like the one committed to me, blind like the servant of the LORD? NIV 19 Who is blind but my servant, and deaf like the messenger I send? Who is blind like the one committed to me, blind like the servant of the LORD? NIV 20 You have seen many things, but have paid no attention; your ears are open, but you hear nothing." NIV 20 You have seen many things, but have paid no attention; your ears are open, but you hear nothing." NIV 21 It pleased the LORD for the sake of his righteousness to make his law great and glorious. NIV 21 It pleased the LORD for the sake of his righteousness to make his law great and glorious.