1For to us a child is born, to us 2a son is given; 3and the government shall be 4upon[a] his shoulder, and his name shall be called[b] Wonderful 5Counselor, 6Mighty God, 7Everlasting 8Father, Prince of 9Peace.
For the yoke of his burden, and the staff for his shoulder, the rod of his oppressor, you have broken as on the day of Midian.
For every boot of the tramping warrior in battle tumult and every garment rolled in blood will be burned as fuel for the fire.
For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.
Of the increase of his government and of peace there will be no end, on the throne of David and over his kingdom, to establish it and to uphold it with justice and with righteousness from this time forth and forevermore. The zeal of the LORD of hosts will do this.
The Lord has sent a word against Jacob, and it will fall on Israel;