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Isaiah 57:14-21

NIV 14 And it will be said: "Build up, build up, prepare the road! Remove the obstacles out of the way of my people." NIV 14 And it will be said: "Build up, build up, prepare the road! Remove the obstacles out of the way of my people." NIV 15 For this is what the high and lofty One says-- he who lives forever, whose name is holy: "I live in a high and holy place, but also with him who is contrite and lowly in spirit, to revive the spirit of the lowly and to revive the heart of the contrite. NIV 15 For this is what the high and lofty One says-- he who lives forever, whose name is holy: "I live in a high and holy place, but also with him who is contrite and lowly in spirit, to revive the spirit of the lowly and to revive the heart of the contrite. NIV 16 I will not accuse forever, nor will I always be angry, for then the spirit of man would grow faint before me-- the breath of man that I have created. NIV 16 I will not accuse forever, nor will I always be angry, for then the spirit of man would grow faint before me-- the breath of man that I have created. NIV 17 I was enraged by his sinful greed; I punished him, and hid my face in anger, yet he kept on in his willful ways. NIV 17 I was enraged by his sinful greed; I punished him, and hid my face in anger, yet he kept on in his willful ways. NIV 18 I have seen his ways, but I will heal him; I will guide him and restore comfort to him, NIV 18 I have seen his ways, but I will heal him; I will guide him and restore comfort to him, NIV 19 creating praise on the lips of the mourners in Israel. Peace, peace, to those far and near," says the LORD. "And I will heal them." NIV 19 creating praise on the lips of the mourners in Israel. Peace, peace, to those far and near," says the LORD. "And I will heal them." NIV 20 But the wicked are like the tossing sea, which cannot rest, whose waves cast up mire and mud. NIV 20 But the wicked are like the tossing sea, which cannot rest, whose waves cast up mire and mud. NIV 21 "There is no peace," says my God, "for the wicked." NIV 21 "There is no peace," says my God, "for the wicked."