The Book ofIsaiahChapter 65
Isaiah – Chapter 65:1-2
1I am sought ofthem thatasked notfor me; I am found ofthem thatsought me not: I said, Behold me, behold me, unto a nationthatwas not called by my name.2I have spread out my hands all the day unto a rebellious people, which walketh in a waythat wasnot good, after their own thoughts;
Isaiah – Chapter 65:3-4
3A people thatprovokethme to anger continually to my face; thatsacrificethin gardens, andburnethincense upon altars of brick;4Which remain among the graves, and lodge in the monuments, which eat swine’s flesh, and broth of abominablethings is intheir vessels;
Isaiah – Chapter 65:5-6
5Which say, Stand by thyself, come not near to me; for I am holier than thou. Thesearea smoke in my nose, a fire thatburnethall the day.6Behold,it iswritten before me: I will not keep silence, but will recompense, even recompense into their bosom,
Isaiah – Chapter 65:7
7Your iniquities, and the iniquities of your fathers together, saith the LORD, which have burned incense upon the mountains, and blasphemed me upon the hills: therefore will I measure their former work into their bosom.
Isaiah – Chapter 65:8
8Thus saith the LORD, As the new wine is found in the cluster, andonesaith, Destroy it not; for a blessingisin it: so will I do for my servants’ sakes, that I may not destroy them all.
Isaiah – Chapter 65:9-10
9And I will bring forth a seed out of Jacob, and out of Judah an inheritor of my mountains: and mine elect shall inherit it, and my servants shall dwell there.10And Sharon shall be a fold of flocks, and the valley ofAchora place for the herds to lie down in, for my people that have sought me.
Isaiah – Chapter 65:11
11But yearethey that forsake the LORD, that forget my holy mountain, that prepare a table for that troop, and that furnish the drink offering unto that number.
Isaiah – Chapter 65:12
12Therefore will I number you to the sword, and ye shall all bow down to the slaughter: because when I called, ye did not answer; when Ispake, ye did not hear; but did evil before mine eyes, and did choosethatwherein I delighted not.
Isaiah – Chapter 65:13
13Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD, Behold, my servants shall eat, but ye shall be hungry: behold, my servants shall drink, but ye shall be thirsty: behold, my servants shall rejoice, but ye shall be ashamed:
Isaiah – Chapter 65:14-15
14Behold, my servants shall sing for joy of heart, but ye shall cry for sorrow of heart, and shall howl for vexation of spirit.15And ye shall leave your name for a curse unto my chosen: for the Lord GOD shall slay thee, and call his servants by another name:
Isaiah – Chapter 65:16
16That he whoblessethhimself in the earth shall bless himself in the God of truth; and he thatswearethin the earth shall swear by the God of truth; because the former troubles are forgotten, and because they are hid from mine eyes.
Isaiah – Chapter 65:17-18
17For, behold, I create new heavens and a new earth: and the former shall not be remembered, nor come into mind.18But be ye glad and rejoice for everin thatwhich I create: for, behold, I create Jerusalem a rejoicing, and her people a joy.
Isaiah – Chapter 65:19
19And I will rejoice in Jerusalem, and joy in my people: and the voice of weeping shall be no more heard in her, nor the voice of crying.
Isaiah – Chapter 65:20
20There shall be no more thence an infant of days, nor an old man that hath not filled his days: for the child shall die an hundred years old; but the sinnerbeingan hundred years old shall be accursed.
Isaiah – Chapter 65:21-22
21And they shall build houses, and inhabitthem; and they shall plant vineyards, and eat the fruit of them.22They shall not build, and another inhabit; they shall not plant, and another eat: for as the days of a treearethe days of my people, and mine elect shall long enjoy the work of their hands.
Isaiah – Chapter 65:23-24
23They shall notlabourin vain, nor bring forth for trouble; for theyarethe seed of the blessed of the LORD, and their offspring with them.24And it shall come to pass, that before they call, I will answer; and while they are yet speaking, I will hear.
Isaiah – Chapter 65:25
25The wolf and the lamb shall feed together, and the lion shall eat straw like the bullock: and dustshall bethe serpent’s meat. They shall not hurt nor destroy in all my holy mountain, saith the LORD.
Isaiah – Chapter 65
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