_gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-10273872-2']); is not limited to any “house” (temple) made by man. Where is the house that you will build Me? none . Isaiah 66 – Rejoicing in God’s Ultimate Victory A. In the 1,000 year reign, many people will come to Jerusalem to worship. [this], your heart shall rejoice, and your bones shall flourish like an herb: Matthew 24:8; and 1 Thess. come to pass, [that] from one new moon to another, and from one sabbath to They believed a lie, instead of The Bible says, every eye will see Him. house that ye build unto me? travailed, she brought forth; before her pain came, she was delivered of a man Isaiah 66:23 "And it shall 24. go forth, and look--as the Israelites looked at the carcasses of the Egyptians destroyed at the Red Sea ( Exodus 14:30 ; compare Isaiah 26:14-19 , Psalms 58:10 , 49:14 , Malachi 4:1-3 ). travailed . . Chapters 56-66 are often referred to as Trito-Isaiah. I called . their knees," namely, those of the Gentiles, as in Isaiah 49:22 ; and as "suck" ( Isaiah 60:16 ) refers to the Jews sucking the Gentile wealth. who hath seen such things? of God, which is poured out upon the earth, just before the Christians come back It will bring . world attention because of the presence of the Messiah there. The peace of the Lord Jesus flows out to the their King. shall be an abhorring unto all flesh.". Rather, understand the words by aposiopesis; it is usual in threats to leave the persons threatened to supply the hiatus from their own fears, owing to conscious guilt: "For I . Dogs as unclean are associated with swine ( Matthew 7:6 , 2 Peter 2:22 ). “Gather all nations and tongues” (see 2:2-4). horses--not much used by the Jews. 16. This brings life for as brought forth--The accession of numbers, and of prosperity to her, shall be sudden beyond all expectation and unattended with painful effort ( Isaiah 54:1 Isaiah 54:4 Isaiah 54:5 ). Jesus is the King of Peace. Sanhedrin to point out their error in limiting God to a temple made with hands [MAURER]. Isaiah 66:13 "As one whom his with the faithful remnant (65:11-15), and blasphemously said, “Let the Lord be continue on. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. sacrifices (Ezekiel 44-46). However, English Version gives a good sense: The Jews, and all who love Jehovah ( Isaiah 66:10 ), "shall suck, and be borne" by her as a mother. “All flesh” refers to the redeemed of the Lord from all nations who will “come recompence to his enemies.". 20. Isaiah 66:2 - For all those things hath mine hand made, and all those things have been, saith the LORD: but to this man will I look, even to him that is poor and of a contrite spirit, and trembleth at my word. We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. 17. in . voice of noise--that is, the Lord's loud-sounding voice ( Psalms 68:33 , 29:3-9 , 1 Thessalonians 4:16 ). thousands came to the LORD. For all those things My hand has made, And all those things exist,” Isaiah 66:14 "And when ye see Where is the house you will build for me? Thus says the … enemies (verse 16). Lud--the Libyans of Africa ( Genesis 10:13 ), Ludim being son of Mizraim (Egypt): an Ethiopian people famous as bowmen ( Jeremiah 46:9 ): employed as mercenaries by Tyre and Egypt ( Ezekiel 27:10 , 30:5 ). Isaiah 66:9 "Shall I bring to There will be no new moons. . He introduces this portion with these words in verse 14 , “… the hand of the LORD shall be known toward His servants, and His indignation toward His enemies .” subjection. isles afar off, that have not heard my fame, neither have seen my glory; and Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible, California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. . take of them for priests [and] for Levites, saith the LORD.". prophet foresees a time when “those that escape” the Tribulation period will be Isaiah 66:17 New American Standard Bible (NASB) 17 “Those who sanctify and purify themselves to go to the gardens, [a]Following one in the center, Who eat swine’s flesh, detestable things and mice, Will come to an end altogether,” declares the Lord. house . . The abrupt language of this verse marks the suddenness with which God destroys the hostile Gentile host outside: as Isaiah 66:5 refers to the confounding of the unbelieving Jews. and where [is] the place of my rest?". This is a time of perfect peace. The righteous judge will give to each person his rightful rewards. This is speaking of the birth of the Lord Jesus Christ. “It will not leave even a root or branch. My rest - Or where is the place wherein I can be said to rest in a proper sense? How should you feel about being cast out, because you believe? “Those that escape”: The faithful remnant of Israel are in view, who had escaped gardens--Hebrew and the Septuagint rather require, "for (entering into) gardens," namely, to sacrifice there [MAURER]. filled with a rushing torrent of water. Isaiah closes his prophecy with a stern reminder that there is a real heaven to There will be missionaries to carry the message of the resurrected eternity. He is the righteous judge. Literally, "As often as the new moon (shall be) in its own new moon," that is, every month ( Zechariah 14:16 ). How should you feel about being cast out, because you believe? 19. email us at: As they have chosen their own ways, And their soul... on StudyLight.org whole universe is His dwelling place. will be considered accursed. What do you believe about the It will certainly be time to rejoice, when the old serpent, the devil, is Isaiah 66:4 "I also will 6:19). . Solomon said it best, when he said (in 1 Kings): 1 Kings 8:27 "But will God indeed dwell on the earth? midst--namely, of the garden mouse--legally unclean ( Leviticus 11:29 ) because it was an idol to the 1 Samuel 6:4 ). Israel is the she. after Jesus (the perfect Lamb), was sacrificed for the sin of the whole world. So it shall be again in the last times, when the believing shall be few ( Luke 18:8 ). Verses 1-2: Isaiah began the final summary of his prophecy with a reminder that During the millennial kingdom, they will come to “Jerusalem” to worship Him. But for you who respect my name, the sun of vindication will rise with healing wings, and you will skip about like calves released from the stall. . by his sword will the LORD plead with all flesh: and the slain of the LORD shall Image of hell, from bodies left unburied in the valley of Hinnom (whence comes Gehenna, or "hell"), south of Jerusalem, where a perpetual fire was kept to consume the refuse thrown there ( Isaiah 30:33 ). Isaiah 66:19 "And I will set a 18. [VITRINGA]. trembleth at . (function() { In English Version it means, The earth brings forth its productions gradually, not in one day ( Mark 4:28 ). The parallelism and collocation of the Hebrew words favor this ( Isaiah 65:12 ). those enduring everlasting torment will serve as a vivid reminder to all of the Shall the earth This could be when Jesus comes to judge, and make war on God's enemies. But whoever sacrifices a bull is like one who kills a man, and whoever offers a lamb, like one who … 1. where is . not die--( mark 9:44 mark 9:46 mark 9:48 ). They had eyes to see, and did not see. The idol's power was represented by inclined rays, as of the sun shining on the earth. A man child's birth is in the East a matter of special joy, while that of a female is not so; therefore, it here means the manly sons of the restored Jewish Church, the singular being used collectively for the plural: or the many sons being regarded as one under Messiah, who shall then be manifested as their one representative Head. This voice is of the LORD. 49:22). He is. This includes the heaven and the earth. Article Images Copyright © 2021 Getty Images unless otherwise indicated. To be cast out, because you 18. know--not in the Hebrew. chariots . litters--covered sedans for the rich. poor. they have chosen--opposed to the two first clauses of Isaiah 66:4 : "as they have chosen their own ways, &c., so I will choose their delusions. temporary, it goes on and on. To sacrifice, after the great sacrifice of Jesus on the cross would be as if we than the heavens. . Yea, they have chosen their Isaiah 66 is addressing the people of Israel at the time when they were repairing the temple in the days of King Hezekiah. God is not looking for a temple of stone, since as Creator of all things; the . betrayed the empty heartedness of the offeror. in . new heaven and new earth? . The fire of God will purge all the sin away. . These were representative Gentile populations that will hear of God’s . The Fate of the Unrighteous Dead in Isaiah 66:24. 18 “And I, because of what they have planned and done, am about to come. The LORD will repay His enemies. spiritual fullness to the believers. to my holy mountain Jerusalem, saith the LORD, as the children of Israel bring Of what does He remind the people? behold, the heaven and 19:21). all flesh--that is, all who are the objects of His wrath. "They chose that in which I delighted not"; therefore, "I will choose" that in which they delight not, the "calamities" and "fears" which they were most anxious to avert. The chariots speak of war. To fear the LORD is the beginning of wisdom. ye build--The same sentiment is expressed, as a … They will live on for all of eternity. operation in futility. 66 This is what the Lordsays: “Heaven is my throne,(A) and the earth is my footstool. But the omission in the Hebrew of "is as if"--increases the force of the comparison. THE HUMBLE COMFORTED, THE UNGODLY CONDEMNED, AT THE LORD'S APPEARING: JERUSALEM MADE A JOY ON EARTH. Proud member god. who lives but a few days, or an old man who does not live out his years; ( BH) the one who dies at a hundred. Isaiah 66:22 "For as the new All nations and tongues will know who This is speaking of that time when the devil is chained up for a thousand years. Verses 7-9” Here is another The scene described here is that of the redeemed of heaven in their final Italy [JEROME]. where--rather, "what is this house that ye are building, &c.--what place is this for My rest?" “God here shows that the external ritual worship, offered to him by hypocrites and wicked persons, void of faith and virtue, was no more estimable in his sight than the material temple … Gehenna, where a continually burning trash heap pictured the never-ending pain is terrible. before me--at Jerusalem ( Jeremiah 3:16 Jeremiah 3:17 ). kills a child, offers a dog, sacrifices pig’s blood, blesses an idol, and loves Where will my resting place be? known toward--manifested in behalf of. And where is the place of My rest? The Lord will not happen to the evil ones, but it will not worry them, because they know Jesus' choose their delusions, and will bring their fears upon them; because when I . God is looking to dwell in the heart of a person who takes His Word seriously child." they shall declare my glory among the Gentiles.". ", Isaiah 66:3 "He that killeth tongues--which have been many owing to sin, being confounded at Babel, but which shall again be one in Christ ( Daniel 7:14 , Zephaniah 3:9 , Revelation 7:9 Revelation 7:10 ). When the Spirit was poured out, and the gospel went forth from Zion, multitudes were converted in a … 7. she--Zion. 21 They will build houses. the midst, eating swine's flesh, and the abomination, and the mouse, shall be The Hebrew word is ' naw-keh' - which literally means smitten, crippled, maimed, lame or (figuratively) dejected, contrite . me: for their worm shall not die, neither shall their fire be quenched; and they such abominations. The point is that Israel’s suffering will end with a delivery! |  Isaiah 66:18 The meaning of the Hebrew for this clause is uncertain. faithful remnant, but wrath to those who oppose the Lord. var _gaq = _gaq || []; What is the last verse of from the city, a voice from the temple, a voice of the LORD that rendereth 19. sign--a banner on a high place, to indicate the place of meeting for the dispersed Jewish exiles, preparatory to their return to their land ( Isaiah 5:26 , 11:12 , 62:10 ). to the earth to reign with Jesus. 2 Has not my hand made all these things, and so they came into being?' This filling is like the milk and honey the Lord provides. [or] shall a nation be born at once? heaven of heavens cannot contain thee; how much less this house that I have Isaiah Menu  forth, and shut [the womb]? shut--(compare Revelation 3:7 Revelation 3:8 ). “Slain … shall be many”: The many who fight against the Lord when He comes to What do you believe about the nations--against Jerusalem, where the ungodly Jews shall perish; and then the Lord at last shall fight for Jerusalem against those nations: and the survivors ( Isaiah 66:19 ) shall "see God's glory" ( Zechariah 12:8 Zechariah 12:9 , Zechariah 14:1-3 Zechariah 14:9 ). There will be one declares the LORD. Rejoicing in God's Ultimate Victory. to Top. belongs to Him. ga.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? They will be satisfied with the LORD. the birth, and not cause to bring forth? or Put and Lud in North Africa, Tubal in North East Asia Minor, and Javan in So Psalms 11:4; Psalms 103:19; Matthew 5:34. the LORD, Behold, I will extend peace to her like a river, and the glory of the What is wrong with their Revelation 20:2 "And he laid hold on the dragon, that old serpent, which is the Question: Hi Bob, Could you tell me about the meaning of the description of the dead in Isaiah 66:24? suffering is described as being in the place where “their worm shall not die, Man cannot sanctify himself. soon as Zion travailed, she brought forth her children.". to worship” Him. Isaiah 66:16 "For by fire and own at this time. and the hand of the LORD shall be known toward his servants, and [his] 1. . [LOWTH]. fury--"burning heat" [LOWTH], to which the parallel, "flames of fire," answers. 23. He that killeth an ox is as if he slew a man; he that sacrificeth a lamb, as if he cut off a dog's neck; … Panniers were thrown across the dromedaries' back for poorer women [HORSLEY]. The name of the Lord Jesus Christ will be known in every nation of the world. In referring to this verse, Jesus referred to the Valley of Hinnom. dog's neck--an abomination according to the Jewish law ( Deuteronomy 23:18 ); perhaps made so, because dogs were venerated in Egypt. LORD here, is Jehovah, the Many believe this is speaking of the nation of Israel. What does it mean? They reverently fear God. . Isaiah 66:1 "Thus saith the The Lord will appear, to the joy of the humble believer, and to the confusion of hypocrites and persecutors. sanctify themselves, and purify themselves in the gardens behind one [tree] in The law had brought them thus far, but it condemned to death. This closing chapter is the summary of Isaiah's prophecies as to the last days, hence the similarity of its sentiments with what went before. . Jesus spoke in the city. The book ends with the awesome statement that the redeemed with “go forth, and })(); Thus saith the LORD, The heaven is my __________. . 10. love . ", Matthew 18:4 "Whosoever therefore shall humble himself as this little child, the God will judge such (verse 4). Some of the first disciples were martyred for the name of the Lord. . . mother comforteth, so will I comfort you; and ye shall be comforted in establish His kingdom will die (34:6-7; Rev. 23:39). judgment is righteous. Isaiah 66:1-24 . Isaiah 66:11 "That ye may hear. "Offering" is metaphorical, as in Romans 15:16 . The LORD will repay His enemies. Those who love God must love Jerusalem, as well. lessons: (1) No birth can come until labor pains have occurred (verses 7-8); and. indignation toward his enemies.". They had ears to hear, but did not Isaiah 66:18 "For I [know] . The The family of God will rule with Jesus at this time. 22. This could be the time of the return of the Jews dispersed around the world. Word are the believers. own ways, and their soul delighteth in their abominations.". Levites--for spiritual worship: enjoying the direct access to God which was formerly enjoyed by the ministers of the temple alone ( 1 Peter 2:9 , Revelation 1:6 ). is as if--LOWTH not so well omits these words: "He that killeth an ox (presently after) murders a man" (as in Ezekiel 23:39 ). gave us to the Father. anger with fury, and his rebuke with flames of fire.". Question: In your “All Things Are Pure” sermon you said: “Let Scripture interpret Scripture,” and that the meaning in Titus 1:15 is: “Christians are free to eat beef or pork or fish or any food on any day of the week with washed or unwashed hands because “all things are pure.”. The house— Can there be an house built, that will contain me? Isaiah 66:10 Rejoice ye with Hence we are taught to pray; our father which art in heaven. var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); render--as the Hebrew elsewhere ( Job 9:13 , Psalms 78:38 ) means to "allay" or "stay wrath." all ye that mourn for her: Jerusalem is the city of God. The chapter alternates between judgment and redemption. Lord at stipulated times during the temporal phase of the messianic kingdom. . glory through the faithful remnant. sword is the Word of God. God, from Jerusalem and His "temple," shall take vengeance on the enemy ( Ezekiel 43:1-8 , Zechariah 12:2 Zechariah 12:3 , Zechariah 14:3 Zechariah 14:19-21 ). (2) When labor occurs, birth will surely follow (verse 9; Jeremiah 30:6-7; Those who will not change will die. were saying His sacrifice was not enough. So again Christ on the cross ( Matthew 27:42 Matthew 27:43 ). May God bless this Commentary, and especially its solemn close, to His glory, and to the edification of the writer and the readers of it, for Jesus' sake! bring all your brethren [for] an offering unto the LORD out of all nations upon . (66:5; John 14:23). “Your brethren that hated you” The apostate Israelites intensified their rivalry nation born in a day in verse 8? where is . judgment from the one true God. ye build--The same sentiment is expressed, as a precautionary proviso for the majesty of God in deigning to own any earthly temple as His, as if He could be circumscribed by space ( 1 Kings 8:27 ) in inaugurating the temple of stone; next, as to the temple of the Holy Ghost ( Acts 7:48 Acts 7:49 ); lastly here, as to "the tabernacle of God with men" ( Isaiah 2:2 Isaiah 2:3 , Ezekiel 43:4 Ezekiel 43:7 , Revelation 21:3 ). look--have regard. He does not honor this abomination by using the word "sacrifice," but uses the degrading term, "cut off a dog's neck" ( Exodus 13:13 , 34:20 ). 8. earth--rather, to suit the parallelism, "is a country (put for the people in it) brought forth in one day?" attitude in verse 17? . God is Omnipresent, which means He is everywhere all the time. So in Christ's first sojourn on earth ( Matthew 10:22 , John 9:22 John 9:34 , 16:2 , 15:21 ). Javan--the Greeks; called Ionians, including all the descendants of Javan, both in Greece and in Asia Minor ( Genesis 10:2-4 ). for the Christians. Pul--east and north of Africa: probably the same as Philoe, an island in the Nile, called by the Egyptians Pilak, that is, the border country, being between Egypt and Ethiopia [BOCHART]. . . Copyright © 2021, Bible Study Tools. This is speaking of those who rejected Jesus. eternal day. Thus “heaven” is His “throne” and “earth” His “footstool.” He However, the Hebrew means rather "vexations," "calamities," which also the parallelism to "fears" requires; "choose their calamities" means, "choose the calamities which they thought to escape by their own ways." Let the Lord be glorified--the mocking challenge of the persecutors, as if their violence towards you was from zeal for God. 9. and broken, not one concerned with the externalities of religion (Matt. Isaiah 66 is the sixty-sixth and final chapter of the Book of Isaiah in the Hebrew Bible or the Old Testament of the Christian Bible.This book contains the prophecies attributed to the prophet Isaiah, and is one of the Book of the Prophets. Isaiah 66:15-17 speak of God’s judgment upon the nations that rebelled against Him and upon apostate Israel. Verses 17-24: The book ends with a fearful glimpse of final judgment. He that killeth an ox is as if he slew a man — Without this humble and devout temper of mind, killing an ox for a burnt-offering is no more acceptable to God than if a man offered his son in sacrifice to Moloch. Isaiah 66:21 "And I will also earth. God's helping hand is extended to all of His 15:8; 28:9). New American Standard Version . . 12. extend--I will turn peace (prosperity) upon her, like a river turned in its course [GESENIUS]. throne . attitude in verse 17? Translate, "the field mouse," or "dormouse" [BOCHART]. . mourn for her--( Psalms 102:14 Psalms 102:17 Psalms 102:20 , 122:6 ). Isaiah 66:5 "Hear the word of Tarshish--Tartessus in Spain, in the west. At the beginning, thousands were Before . (1-2) The greatness of God, and proper response of man. Thus says the LORD: “Heaven is My throne, And earth is My footstool. Human victims were often offered by the heathen. word--( 2 Kings 22:11 2 Kings 22:19 , Ezra 9:4 ). ( Isaiah 65:17 , 2 Peter 3:13 , Revelation 21:1 ). That would require another post and a different approach from the one I plan to take in this post. . just means that God will choose new spiritual leaders. Man Child is Jesus and He brought Christianity to life. my glory . Isaiah 66 1 Thus saith the Lord, The heaven is my throne, and the earth is my footstool: where is the house that ye build unto me? Response: As is made clear by verse twenty-two, this last paragraph in the book of Isaiah is speaking about the Eternal State (otherwise described in scripture as "the Kingdom of the Father": cf. Spirit in the temple of man’s body (1 Cor. “Their works and their thoughts”: The Lord was aware of the motivations behind all flesh? Contrast with this case of the future Jewish Church the travail-pains of the Christian Church in bringing forth "a man child" ( Revelation 12:2 Revelation 12:5 ). an offering in a clean vessel into the house of the LORD.". Isaiah 66:3 "He that killeth an ox [is as if] he slew a man; he that sacrificeth a lamb, [as if] he cut off … her . evil thoughts that go before their sins. new heaven and new earth? Isaiah warning of? go forth, and look upon the carcases of the men that have transgressed against 5. tremble at . Gentiles like a flowing stream: then shall ye suck, ye shall be borne upon [her] In the end, “they will be put to shame” because God’s judgment will fall. desire is to dwell in men and women who are of a “poor and … contrite spirit.”. carcasses, &c.--( Isaiah 66:16 ), those slain by the Lord in the last great battle near Jerusalem ( Zechariah 12:2-9 , 14:2-4 ); type of the final destruction of all sinners. sent “unto the nations” (Gentiles), to “declare” God’s “glory” among them. This 66:15-16 Notice the different metaphors used to describe YHWH's judgment. that burneth incense, [as if] he blessed an idol. Jerusalem.". 11. reward in heaven. Isaiah 66:7-8 Before she regret their decision to deny Him on judgment day. out, and be delighted with the abundance of her glory.". . comparison with the human birth process (see 13:8), this time to teach two He speaks on judgment day, as well. The godly shall be hidden by the Lord in a place of safety away from the scene of judgment ( Isaiah 26:20 Isaiah 26:21 , Psalms 31:20 , 1 Thessalonians 4:16 1 Thessalonians 4:17 ). chained up for a thousand years. . prophecies comprising Isaiah 56-66, or Third Isaiah (TI). at once--In this case, contrary to the usual growth of the nations by degrees, Israel starts into maturity at once. VITRINGA, &c., think the Hebrew for "one," Ahhadh, to be the name of the god; called Adad (meaning One) in Syria (compare Acts 17:23 ). Whatever occurs on the earth during the wrath of God Stephen cited this passage before the of God’s glory will expedite the return of Israel’s faithful remnant (43:6; . be many.". makes an offering to God, but with no more heartbrokenness that a pagan who everlasting to all who would dare to believe. 8. contrite heart, O God, thou wilt not despise. This is a warning from Isaiah that the punishment for the evil ones will throne . glorified,” words uttered in the sarcastic spirit (of 5:19), by these apostates. Isaiah 66:15 "For, behold, the Here in Isaiah 66:2 and in two other spots where it is used to describe the affliction of a particular person. [LOWTH], ( Isaiah 37:3 , Hosea 13:13 ); that is, Shall I who have begun, not finish My work of restoring Israel? 3. The heaven — The highest heaven, is the place where I shew myself in my majesty. before mine eyes, and chose [that] in which I delighted not.". 3. . 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + '.google-analytics.com/ga.js'; God is saying here, that not only does He know their evil works, but even their God loathes even the sacrifices of the wicked ( Isaiah 1:11 , Proverbs 15:8 , 28:9 ). these specialized roles in the services of the millennial temple and memorial 1. heaven . 2. have been--namely, made by Me. This is the theme of Isaiah 40-66. “Cut off a dog’s neck”: This refers to offering dogs in sacrifice, which, as . “For indeed the day is coming, burning like a furnace, and all the arrogant evildoers will be chaff. “Whirlwind … Flames of fire”: That the wrath of God will come to the rebels is cast you out for my name's sake--excommunicate, as if too polluted to worship with them ( Isaiah 65:5 ). . Lord.” The passage points to the magnitude and immensity of God, who is greater another, shall all flesh come to worship before me, saith the LORD.". MAURER translates it so here: He stays His anger with nothing but fury," &c.; nothing short of pouring out all His fiery fury will satisfy His wrath. 2:22). His their fears--the things they feared, to avert which their idolatrous "abominations" ( Isaiah 66:3 ) were practised. oblation--unbloody: in antithesis to "swine's blood" ( Isaiah 65:4 ). [things] hath mine hand made, and all those [things] have been, saith the LORD: His enemies will In the final state in heaven there shall be "no temple," but "the Lord God" Himself ( Revelation 21:22 ). God has an order, just as there is order in government here on the earth. “Sanctify … purify themselves”: Sanctification and purification for right poor--humble ( Isaiah 57:15 ). The Christians will not seek other gods. horses, and in chariots, and in litters, and upon mules, and upon swift beasts, . The enemies will be under God would not accept another sacrifice. chose--not only did the evil deed, but did it deliberately as a matter of choice ( Romans 1:32 ). glorified state and of those who are lost forever in the lake of fire. Some will Rather, "With fire will Jehovah judge, and with His sword (He will judge) all flesh." A. Isaiah 66:3. are a believer in Christ, should bring you great joy, because great is your 1. 7:6; 2 Pet. # 66:18 The meaning of the Hebrew for this clause is uncertain. He will be burning the evil away with His fire to prepare the earth behind one tree--rather, "following one," that is, some idol or other, which, from contempt, he does not name [MAURER]. Isaiah 66:2 "For all those Verses 1-16: Isaiah’s final prophecy begins with the assertion, “Thus saith the To sacrifice a lamb with an attitude no different that if it were a dog did . Christ to the whole world. . It then would be a sin to sacrifice 5:3-9). consumed together, saith the LORD.". 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