Isaiah 44:12

Overview - Isaiah 44
God comforts the church with his promises.
The vanity of idols,
and folly of idol makers.
21 He exhorts to praise God for his redemption and omnipotency.
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Isaiah 44:12  (King James Version)
The smith with the tongs both worketh in the coals, and fashioneth it with hammers, and worketh it with the strength of his arms: yea, he is hungry, and his strength faileth: he drinketh no water, and is faint.

The smith
40:19 Isaiah 41:6 Isaiah 41:7 Isaiah 46:6 Isaiah 46:7 Exodus 32:4 Exodus 32:8 ; Jeremiah 10:3-11

the tongs
or, an axe. yea, he is.
Habakkuk 2:13