Isaiah 44:14

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 44:14  (King James Version)
He heweth him down cedars, and taketh the cypress and the oak, which he strengtheneth for himself among the trees of the forest: he planteth an ash, and the rain doth nourish it.

40:20 Jeremiah 10:3-8 ; Hosea 4:12 ; Habakkuk 2:19

or, taketh courage.