The Book ofIsaiahChapter 56
Isaiah – Chapter 56:1
1Thussaiththe LORD, Keep ye judgment, and do justice: for my salvationisnear to come, and my righteousness to be revealed.
Isaiah – Chapter 56:2
2Blessedisthe manthatdoeth this, and the son of manthatlayethhold on it; thatkeepeththe sabbath from polluting it, andkeepethhis hand from doing any evil.
Isaiah – Chapter 56:3
3Neither let the son of the stranger, that hath joined himself to the LORD, speak, saying, The LORD hath utterly separated me from his people: neither let the eunuch say, Behold, Iama dry tree.
Isaiah – Chapter 56:4
4For thussaiththe LORD unto the eunuchs that keep my sabbaths, and choosethe thingsthat please me, and take hold of my covenant;
Isaiah – Chapter 56:5
5Even unto them will I give in mine house and within my walls a place and a name better than of sons and of daughters: I will give them an everlasting name, that shall not be cut off.
Isaiah – Chapter 56:6
6Also the sons of the stranger, that join themselves to the LORD, to serve him, and to love the name of the LORD, to be his servants, every one thatkeepeththe sabbath from polluting it, and taketh hold of my covenant;
Isaiah – Chapter 56:7
7Even them will I bring to my holy mountain, and make them joyful in my house of prayer: their burnt offerings and their sacrificesshall beaccepted upon mine altar; for mine house shall be called an house of prayer for all people.
Isaiah – Chapter 56:8
8The Lord GOD whichgathereththe outcasts of Israelsaith, Yet will I gatherothersto him, beside those that are gathered unto him.
Isaiah – Chapter 56:9
9All ye beasts of the field, come to devour,yea, all ye beasts in the forest.
Isaiah – Chapter 56:10
10His watchmenareblind: they are all ignorant, theyareall dumb dogs, they cannot bark; sleeping, lying down, loving to slumber.
Isaiah – Chapter 56:11
11Yea,they aregreedy dogswhichcan never have enough, and theyareshepherdsthatcannot understand: they all look to their own way, every one for his gain, from his quarter.
Isaiah – Chapter 56:12
12Come ye,say they, I will fetch wine, and we will fill ourselves with strong drink; and to morrow shall be as this day,andmuch more abundant.
Isaiah – Chapter 56
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