Parallel Bible results for Isaiah 49:8-18

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Isaiah 49:8-18

NIV 8 This is what the LORD says: "In the time of my favor I will answer you, and in the day of salvation I will help you; I will keep you and will make you to be a covenant for the people, to restore the land and to reassign its desolate inheritances, NIV 8 This is what the LORD says: "In the time of my favor I will answer you, and in the day of salvation I will help you; I will keep you and will make you to be a covenant for the people, to restore the land and to reassign its desolate inheritances, NIV 9 to say to the captives, 'Come out,' and to those in darkness, 'Be free!' "They will feed beside the roads and find pasture on every barren hill. NIV 9 to say to the captives, 'Come out,' and to those in darkness, 'Be free!' "They will feed beside the roads and find pasture on every barren hill. NIV 10 They will neither hunger nor thirst, nor will the desert heat or the sun beat upon them. He who has compassion on them will guide them and lead them beside springs of water. NIV 10 They will neither hunger nor thirst, nor will the desert heat or the sun beat upon them. He who has compassion on them will guide them and lead them beside springs of water. NIV 11 I will turn all my mountains into roads, and my highways will be raised up. NIV 11 I will turn all my mountains into roads, and my highways will be raised up. NIV 12 See, they will come from afar-- some from the north, some from the west, some from the region of Aswan. " NIV 12 See, they will come from afar-- some from the north, some from the west, some from the region of Aswan. " NIV 13 Shout for joy, O heavens; rejoice, O earth; burst into song, O mountains! For the LORD comforts his people and will have compassion on his afflicted ones. NIV 13 Shout for joy, O heavens; rejoice, O earth; burst into song, O mountains! For the LORD comforts his people and will have compassion on his afflicted ones. NIV 14 But Zion said, "The LORD has forsaken me, the Lord has forgotten me." NIV 14 But Zion said, "The LORD has forsaken me, the Lord has forgotten me." NIV 15 "Can a mother forget the baby at her breast and have no compassion on the child she has borne? Though she may forget, I will not forget you! NIV 15 "Can a mother forget the baby at her breast and have no compassion on the child she has borne? Though she may forget, I will not forget you! NIV 16 See, I have engraved you on the palms of my hands; your walls are ever before me. NIV 16 See, I have engraved you on the palms of my hands; your walls are ever before me. NIV 17 Your sons hasten back, and those who laid you waste depart from you. NIV 17 Your sons hasten back, and those who laid you waste depart from you. NIV 18 Lift up your eyes and look around; all your sons gather and come to you. As surely as I live," declares the LORD, "you will wear them all as ornaments; you will put them on, like a bride. NIV 18 Lift up your eyes and look around; all your sons gather and come to you. As surely as I live," declares the LORD, "you will wear them all as ornaments; you will put them on, like a bride.