Wednesday, August 27, 2008
1)Many people will come and say, “Come, let us go up to the mountain of the Lord, to the house of the God of Jacob. He will teach us his ways, so that we may walk in his paths. The law will go out from Zion, the word of the Lord from Jerusalem.
2)The eyes of the arrogant man will be humbled and the pride of men brought low; the Lord alone will be exalted in that day.
3)Stop trusting in man, who has but a breath in his nostrils, of what account is he Isaiah 2:22
4)The vineyard of the Lord almighty is the house of Israel, and the men of Judah are the garden of is delight.
5)The Lord almighty will be exalted by his justice, and the holy God will show himself holy by his righteousness.
6)And they were calling to one another:
“Holy, holy, holy is the Lord Almighty; the whole earth is full of his glory.”
Isaiah 6: 3
7)The Lord Almighty is the one that you are to regard as holy, he is the one you are to fear, he is the one that you are to dread.
8)I will wait for the Lord, who is hiding his face from the house of Jacob. I will put my trust in him.
9)Here am I, and the children the Lord has given me. We are signs and symbols in Israel from the Lord Almighty who dwells on mount Zion.
10)For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.
11)The Spirit of the Lord will rest on him –the spirit of wisdom and of understanding, the spirit of counsel and of power, the spirit of knowledge and of the Fear of the Lord- and he will delight in the fear of the Lord.
Isaiah 10:2, 3
12)With righteousness he will judge the needy, with justice he will give decisions for the poor of the earth.
13)For the Earth will be full of the knowledge of the Lord as the waters cover the sea.
14)Surely God is my salvation; I will trust and not be afraid. The Lord, the Lord is my strength and my song; he has become my salvation.
15)In that day you will say: “Give thanks to the Lord, call on his name; make known among the nations what he has done, and proclaim that his name is exalted.
16)Sing to the Lord, for he has done glorious things; let this be known to all the world.
17)O Lord you are my God; I will exalt you and praise your name, for in perfect faithfulness you have done marvelous things, things planned long ago.
18)The sovereign Lord will wipe away the tears from all faces; he will remove the disgrace of his people from all the earth. The Lord has spoken.
19)Trust in the Lord forever, for the Lord, the Lord, is the Rock eternal.
20)You will keep him in perfect peace him whose mind is steadfast, because he trusts in you.
21)My soul yearns for you in the night; in the morning my spirit longs for you. When your judgments come upon the earth, the people of the world learn righteousness.
22)He will be a spirit of justice to him who sits in judgment, a source of strength to those who turn back the battle at the gate.
23)In that day the deaf will hear will hear the words of the scroll, and out of gloom and darkness the eyes of the blind will see. Once more the humble will rejoice in the Lord; the needy will rejoice in the Holy One of Israel.
24)Those who are wayward in spirit will gain understanding; those who complain will accept instruction.
25)The Lord longs to be gracious to you; he rises to show you compassion. For the Lord is a God of justice. Blessed are all who wait for him.
26)The noble man makes noble plans, and by noble deeds he stands.
27)The fruit of righteousness will be peace; the effect of righteousness will be quietness and confidence forever.
28)O Lord, be gracious to us; we long for you. Be our strength every morning, our salvation in time of distress.
29)He will be the sure foundation for your times, a rich store of salvation and wisdom and knowledge; the fear of the Lord is the key to his treasure.
30)He who walks righteously and speaks what is right, who rejects gain from extortion and keeps his hands from accepting bribes, who stops his ears against plots of murder and shuts his eyes against contemplating evil—this is the man who will dwell on the heights, whose refuge will be the mountain fortress. His bread will be supplied and water will not fail him.
Isaiah 33:15, 16
31)For the Lord is our judge, the Lord is our lawgiver, the Lord is our king; it is he who will save us.
32)The ransomed of the Lord will return .They will enter Zion with singing; everlasting joy will crown their heads. Gladness and joy will overtake them and sorrow and sighing will flee away.
33)The Lord will save me, an we will sing string instruments all the days of our lives in the temple of the Lord.
34 The glory of the Lord will be revealed, and all mankind together will see it .For the mouth of the Lord has spoken.
35)The grass withers and the flowers fall, but the word of our God stands forever.
36)The sovereign Lord comes with power and his arm rules for him. See, his reward is with him, and his recompense accompanies him.
37)Do you not know? Have you not heard? The Lord is the everlasting God, the creator of the ends of the earth. He will not grow tired or weary, and his understanding no one can fathom.
38)He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak.
39)Those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.
40)Do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.
41)For I am the Lord, your God, who takes hold of your right hand and says to
You do not fear; I will help you.
42)I myself will help you, declares the Lord, your Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel.
43)You will rejoice in the Lord and glory in the Holy One of Israel.
44)I am the Lord; that is my name! I will not give my glory to another or my praise to idols.
45)It pleased the Lord for the sake of his righteousness to make his law great and glorious.
Isaiah 42: 21
46)Fear not for I have redeemed you; I have summoned you by name; you are mine.
Isaiah 43: 1
47)You are my witnesses, declares the Lord, “and my servant whom I have chosen, so that you may know and believe me and understand that I am he. Before me no god was formed, nor there one after me. I, even I, am the Lord, and apart from me there is no savior.
Isaiah 43:10, 11
48)I have revealed and saved and proclaimed –I , and not some foreign god among you. You are my witnesses, declares the Lord, “that I am God. Yes and from ancient days I am he. No one can deliver out of my hand. When I act, who can reverse it?
Isaiah 43:12, 13
49)I, even I, am he who blots out your transgression, for my own sake. And remember your sins no more.
50)I am the first and I am the last; apart from me there is no other God.
51)You are my witnesses. Is there any God beside me? No, there is no other Rock; I know not one.
52)I am the Lord, and there is no other; apart from me there is no God. I will strengthen you, though you have not acknowledged me, so that from the rising of the sun to the place of its setting men may know there is no one besides me. I am the Lord, and there is no other.
Isaiah 45:5, 6
53)Turn to me and be saved, all you ends of the earth; for I am God, and there is no other.
54)In the Lord alone are righteousness and strength.
55)Even to your old age and gray hairs I am he, I am he who will sustain you. I have made you and I will carry you; I will sustain you and I will rescue you.
56)Our Redeemer --the Lord Almighty is his name—is the Holy one of Israel.
57)This is what the Lord says – your Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel: “I am the Lord your God, who teaches you what, is best for you, who directs you in the way you should go.
58)If only you had paid attention to my commands, your peace would have been like a river, your righteousness like the waves of the sea.
59)This is what the Lord says: “In the time of my favor I will answer you, and in the day of salvation I will help you; I will keep you and will make you to be a covenant for the people.
60)Shout for joy, O heavens; rejoice O earth; burst into song, O mountains! For the Lord comforts his people and will have compassion on his afflicted ones.
61)See, I have engraved you in the palm of my hands; your walls are ever before me.
62)Because the Sovereign Lord helps me, I will not be disgraced. Therefore have I set my face like flint, and I know I will not be put to shame.
63)My salvation will last forever, my righteousness will never fail.
64)My righteousness will last forever, my salvation through all generation.
65)The Lord will lay bare his Holy arm in the sight of all nations, and all the ends of the earth will see the salvation of our God.
66)He took up our infirmities and carried our sorrows, yet we considered him stricken by God, smitten by him, and afflicted.
67)He was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was upon him, and by his wounds we are healed.
68)For your maker is your husband—the Lord Almighty is his name –the Holy One of Israel is your Redeemer; he is called the God of all the earth.
69)I hid my face from you for a moment, but with everlasting kindness I will have compassion on you, says the Lord your Redeemer.
70)No weapon forged against you will prevail, and you will refute every tongue that accuses you.
71)Seek the Lord while he may be found; call on him while he is near.
72)For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, declares the Lord. As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts.
73)This is what the Lord says: “Maintain justice and do what is right, for my salvation is close at hand and my righteousness will soon be revealed.
74)For my house will be called a house of prayer for all nations.
75)The arm of the Lord is not too short to save, nor his ears too dull to hear.
76)The Spirit of the Sovereign Lord is on me, because the Lord has anointed me to preach good news to the poor He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim freedom for the captives and release from darkness for the prisoners.
77)Instead of their shame my people will receive a double portion, and instead of disgrace they will rejoice in their inheritance; and so they will inherit a double portion in their land, and everlasting joy will be theirs.
78)For I, the Lord, love justice; I hate robbery and iniquity. In my faithfulness I will reward them and make an everlasting covenant with them.
79)I delight greatly in the Lord; my soul rejoices in my God. For he has clothed me with garments of salvation and arrayed me in a robe of righteousness, as a bridegroom adorns his head like a priest, and as a bride adorns herself with her jewel.
80)The Sovereign Lord will make righteousness and praise spring up before all nations.
81)I will tell of the kindness of the Lord, the deeds for which he is to be praised, according to all the Lord has done for us –yes, the many good things he has done for the house of Israel, according to his compassion and many kindnesses.
82)Since ancient times no one has heard, no ear has perceived, no eye has seen any God besides you, who act on behalf of those who wait for him.
83)You come to help of those who gladly do right, who remember your ways.
84)Yet, O Lord you are our Father. We are the clay, you are the potter; we are all the work of your hand.
85)Behold I will create new heaven and a new earth. The former things will not be remembered, nor will they come to mind.
86)As a mother comforts a child, so will I comfort you; and you will be comforted over Jerusalem.
87)As the new heavens and the new earth that I make will endure before me, declares the Lord, so will your name and descendants endure.
Posted by chowi at 9:09 PM
Monday, August 11, 2008
1) The Lord is slow to anger and great in power; the Lord will not leave the guilty unpunished.
2) The Lord is good, a refuge in times of trouble. He cares for those who trust in him.
Nahum 1: 7
3) For the Earth will be filled with the knowledge of the glory of the Lord, as the waters cover the sea.
4) Lord I have heard of your fame; I stand in awe of your deeds, O Lord. Renew them in our day, in our time make them known; in wrath remember mercy.
5) His Glory covered the heavens and his praise filled the earth. His splendor was like the sunrise; rays flashed from his hand, where his power was hidden.
6) The sovereign Lord is my strength; he makes my feet like the feet of a deer, he enables me to go on the heights.
7) Be silent before the sovereign Lord, for the day of the Lord is near. The Lord has prepared a sacrifice; he has consecrated those he has invited.
8) Seek the Lord, all you humble of the land, you who do what he commands. Seek righteousness, seek humility; perhaps you will be sheltered on the day of the Lord’s anger.
9) The Lord will be awesome to them when he destroys all the gods of the Land. The nation on every shore will worship him, every one in its own land.
10) I will leave within you the meek and humble, who trust in the name of the Lord.
11) The Lord your God is with you, he is mighty to save. He will take great delight in you, he will quiet you with his love, he will rejoice over you with singing.
Zephaniah 3: 17
12) Be strong, all you people of the Land, declares the Lord, and work.For I am with you, declares the Lord Almighty.
Haggai 2: 4
13) This is what the Lord almighty says : Give careful thought to your ways.
14) I will shake all nations, and the desired of all nations will come, and I will fill this house with glory, says the Lord almighty.
15) “The glory of this present house will be greater than glory of the former house, says the Lord Almighty. And in this place I will grant peace, declares the Lord Almighty.
Posted by chowi at 1:41 AM
Monday, August 4, 2008
Ezekiel – Ezekiel name means “God is Strong”
1)I will give them an undivided heart and put a new spirit in them; I will remove from them their heart of stone and give them a heart of flesh. Then they will follow my decrees and be careful to keep my laws. They will be my people, and I will be their God.
2)Therefore say to them, This is what the sovereign Lord says;None of my words will be delayed any longer; whatever I say will be fulfilled, declares the sovereign Lord.
3)I will establish my covenant with you and you will know that I am the Lord.
Ezekiel 16: 62
4)I am the Lord your God; follow my decree and be careful to keep my laws.
5)I will give you a new heart and a put a new spirit in you; I will remove from you your heart of stone and give you a heart of flesh. And I will put my spirit in you and move you to follow my decree and be careful to keep my laws.
6)I will show my greatness and my holiness, and I will make myself known in the sight of many nations. Then you will know that I am Lord.
7)I will make known my holy name among my people Israel. I will no longer let my holy name be profaned, and the nations will know that I the Lord am the Holy One in Israel.
8)Say to them,As surely as I live, declares the sovereign Lord , I take no pleasure in the death of the wicked, but rather that they turn from their ways and live.
Posted by chowi at 5:34 PM