Isaiah 42:3

3 A bruised reed he will not break, and a smoldering wick he will not snuff out. In faithfulness he will bring forth justice;

Isaiah 42:3 in Other Translations

KJV
3 A bruised reed shall he not break, and the smoking flax shall he not quench: he shall bring forth judgment unto truth.
ESV
3 a bruised reed he will not break, and a faintly burning wick he will not quench; he will faithfully bring forth justice.
NLT
3 He will not crush the weakest reed or put out a flickering candle. He will bring justice to all who have been wronged.
MSG
3 He won't brush aside the bruised and the hurt and he won't disregard the small and insignificant, but he'll steadily and firmly set things right.
CSB
3 He will not break a bruised reed, and He will not put out a smoldering wick; He will faithfully bring justice.

Isaiah 42:3 In-Context

1 “Here is my servant, whom I uphold, my chosen one in whom I delight; I will put my Spirit on him, and he will bring justice to the nations.
2 He will not shout or cry out, or raise his voice in the streets.
3 A bruised reed he will not break, and a smoldering wick he will not snuff out. In faithfulness he will bring forth justice;
4 he will not falter or be discouraged till he establishes justice on earth. In his teaching the islands will put their hope.”
5 This is what God the LORD says— the Creator of the heavens, who stretches them out, who spreads out the earth with all that springs from it, who gives breath to its people, and life to those who walk on it:

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