Isaiah 56-59 Homer Halley has titled these four chapters as SINS OF ISAIAH’S DAY, and he gives t

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Isaiah 56-59

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Homer Halley has titled these four chapters as SINS OF ISAIAH’S DAY, and he gives the following summary

:

Profaning the Sabbath; Gluttony of Israel’s leaders; prevalence of Idolatry, with its vile practices; punctilious in fasting, yet practicing flagrant injustice; all to be surely avenged.

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Isaiah 56:1 Thus says the LORD: "Keep justice, and do righteousness, For My salvation

is

about to come, And My righteousness to be revealed.

2

Blessed

is

the man

who

does this, And the son of man

who

lays hold on it; Who keeps from defiling the Sabbath, And keeps his hand from doing any evil."

3

Do not let the son of the foreigner Who has joined himself to the LORD Speak, saying, "The LORD has utterly separated me from His people"; Nor let the eunuch say, "Here I am, a dry tree."

4

For thus says the LORD: "To the eunuchs who keep My Sabbaths, And choose what pleases Me, And hold fast My covenant,

5

Even to them I will give in My house And within My walls a place and a name Better than that of sons and daughters; I will give them an everlasting name That shall not be cut off.

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According to Isaiah 62:2, this would be a new name

.

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Acts 11:26 And the disciples were first called Christians in Antioch.

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Isaiah 56:6 " Also the sons of the foreigner Who join themselves to the LORD, to serve Him, And to love the name of the LORD, to be His servants -- Everyone who keeps from defiling the Sabbath, And holds fast My covenant --

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Even them I will bring to My holy mountain, And make them joyful in My house of prayer. Their burnt offerings and their sacrifices

Will be

accepted on My altar; For My house shall be called a house of prayer for all nations."

8

The Lord GOD, who gathers the outcasts of Israel, says, "Yet I will gather to him

Others

besides those who are gathered to him."

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John 10:16 "And other sheep I have which are not of this fold; them also I must bring, and they will hear My voice; and there will be one flock

and

one shepherd.

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Isaiah 56:9 All you beasts of the field, come to devour, All you beasts in the forest.

10

His watchmen

are

blind, They are all ignorant; They

are

all dumb dogs, They cannot bark; Sleeping, lying down, loving to slumber.

11

Yes,

they are

greedy dogs

Which

never have enough. And they

are

shepherds Who cannot understand; They all look to their own way, Every one for his own gain, From his

own

territory.

12

"Come,"

one says,

"I will bring wine, And we will fill ourselves with intoxicating drink; Tomorrow will be as today,

And

much more abundant

.“

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Isaiah 57:1 The righteous perishes, And no man takes

it

to heart; Merciful men

are

taken away, While no one considers That the righteous is taken away from evil.

2

He shall enter into peace; They shall rest in their beds,

Each one

walking

in

his uprightness.

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Isaiah 57:3 " But come here, You sons of the sorceress, You offspring of the adulterer and the harlot!

4

Whom do you ridicule? Against whom do you make a wide mouth

And

stick out the tongue?

Are

you not children of transgression, Offspring of falsehood,

5

Inflaming yourselves with gods under every green tree, Slaying the children in the valleys, Under the clefts of the rocks?

6

Among the smooth

stones

of the stream

Is

your portion; They, they,

are

your lot! Even to them you have poured a drink offering, You have offered a grain offering. Should I receive comfort in these?

7

"On a lofty and high mountain You have set your bed; EVEN there you went up To offer sacrifice.

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8

Also behind the doors and their posts You have set up your remembrance; For you have uncovered yourself

to those other

than Me, And have gone up to them; You have enlarged your bed And made

a covenant

with them; You have loved their bed, Where you saw

their

nudity.

9

You went to the king with ointment, And increased your perfumes; You sent your messengers far off, And

even

descended to

Sheol

.

10

You are wearied in the length of your way;

Yet

you did not say, 'There is no hope.' You have found the life of your hand; Therefore you were not grieved.

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Isaiah 57:11 " And of whom have you been afraid, or feared, That you have lied And not remembered Me, Nor taken

it

to your heart? Is it not because I have held My peace from of old That you do not fear Me?

12

I will declare your righteousness And your works, For they will not profit you.

13

When you cry out, Let your collection

of idols

deliver you. But the wind will carry them all away, A breath will take

them.

But he who puts his trust in Me shall possess the land, And shall inherit My holy mountain."

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Isaiah 57:14 And one shall say, "Heap it up! Heap it up! Prepare the way, Take the stumbling block out of the way of My people."

15

For thus says the High and Lofty One Who inhabits eternity, whose name

is

Holy: "I dwell in the high and holy

place,

With him

who

has a contrite and humble spirit, To revive the spirit of the humble, And to revive the heart of the contrite ones.

16

For I will not contend forever, Nor will I always be angry; For the spirit would fail before Me, And the souls

which

I have made.

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17

For the iniquity of his covetousness I was angry and struck him; I hid and was angry, And he went on backsliding in the way of his heart.

18

I have seen his ways, and will heal him; I will also lead him, And restore comforts to him And to his mourners.

19

"I create the fruit of the lips: Peace, peace to

him who is

far off and to

him who is

near," Says the LORD, "And I will heal him."

20

But the wicked

are

like the troubled sea, When it cannot rest, Whose waters cast up mire and dirt.

21

"

There is

no peace," Says my God, "for the wicked."

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Revelation 14:11 "And the smoke of their torment ascends forever and ever; and they have no rest day or night, who worship the beast and his image, and whoever receives the mark of his name."

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Isaiah 58:1 "Cry aloud, spare not; Lift up your voice like a trumpet; Tell My people their transgression, And the house of Jacob their sins.

2

Yet they seek Me daily, And delight to know My ways, As a nation that did righteousness, And did not forsake the ordinance of their God. They ask of Me the ordinances of justice; They take delight in approaching God.

3

'Why have we fasted,'

they say,

'and You have not seen?

Why

have we afflicted our souls, and You take no notice?' "In fact, in the day of your fast you find pleasure, And exploit all your laborers.

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4

Indeed you fast for strife and debate, And to strike with the fist of wickedness. You will not fast as

you do

this day, To make your voice heard on high.

5

Is it a fast that I have chosen, A day for a man to afflict his soul?

Is it

to bow down his head like a bulrush, And to spread out sackcloth and ashes? Would you call this a fast, And an acceptable day to the LORD?

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Isaiah 29:13 Therefore the LORD said: "Inasmuch as these people draw near with their mouths And honor Me with their lips, But have removed their hearts far from Me, And their fear toward Me is taught by the commandment of men,

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The only fast that God commanded was during the day of atonement (Lev. 16:29-31).

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Isaiah 58:6 "

Is

this not the fast that I have chosen: To loose the bonds of wickedness, To undo the heavy burdens, To let the oppressed go free, And that you break every yoke?

7

Is it

not to share your bread with the hungry, And that you bring to your house the poor who are cast out; When you see the naked, that you cover him, And not hide yourself from your own flesh?

8

Then your light shall break forth like the morning, Your healing shall spring forth speedily, And your righteousness shall go before you; The glory of the LORD shall be your rear

guard

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.

9

Then you shall call, and the LORD will answer; You shall cry, and He will say, 'Here I

am.'

"If you take away the yoke from your midst, The pointing of the finger, and speaking wickedness,

10

If

you extend your soul to the hungry And satisfy the afflicted soul, Then your light shall dawn in the darkness, And your darkness shall

be

as the noonday.

11

The LORD will guide you continually, And satisfy your soul in drought, And strengthen your bones; You shall be like a watered garden, And like a spring of water, whose waters do not fail.

12

Those from among you Shall build the old waste places; You shall raise up the foundations of many generations; And you shall be called the Repairer of the Breach, The Restorer of Streets to Dwell In.

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Isaiah 58:13 " If you turn away your foot from the Sabbath,

From

doing your pleasure on My holy day, And call the Sabbath a delight, The holy

day

of the LORD honorable, And shall honor Him, not doing your own ways, Nor finding your own pleasure, Nor speaking

your own

words,

14

Then you shall delight yourself in the LORD; And I will cause you to ride on the high hills of the earth, And feed you with the heritage of Jacob your father. The mouth of the LORD has spoken."

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Isaiah 59:1 Behold, the LORD's hand is not shortened, That it cannot save; Nor His ear heavy, That it cannot hear.

2

But your iniquities have separated you from your God; And your sins have hidden

His

face from you, So that He will not hear.

3

For your hands are defiled with blood, And your fingers with iniquity; Your lips have spoken lies, Your tongue has muttered perversity.

4

No one calls for justice, Nor does

any

plead for truth. They trust in empty words and speak lies; They conceive evil and bring forth iniquity.

5

They hatch vipers' eggs and weave the spider's web; He who eats of their eggs dies, And

from

that which is crushed a viper breaks out.

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6

Their webs will not become garments, Nor will they cover themselves with their works; Their works

are

works of iniquity, And the act of violence

is

in their hands.

7

Their feet run to evil, And they make haste to shed innocent blood; Their thoughts

are

thoughts of iniquity; Wasting and destruction

are

in their paths.

8

The way of peace they have not known, And

there is

no justice in their ways; They have made themselves crooked paths; Whoever takes that way shall not know peace.

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Isaiah 59:9 Therefore justice is far from us, Nor does righteousness overtake us; We look for light, but there is darkness! For brightness,

but

we walk in blackness!

10

We grope for the wall like the blind, And we grope as if

we had

no eyes; We stumble at noonday as at twilight;

We are

as dead

men

in desolate places.

11

We all growl like bears, And moan sadly like doves; We look for justice, but

there is

none; For salvation,

but

it is far from us.

12

For our transgressions are multiplied before You, And our sins testify against us; For our transgressions

are

with us, And

as for

our iniquities, we know them

:

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13

In transgressing and lying against the LORD, And departing from our God, Speaking oppression and revolt, Conceiving and uttering from the heart words of falsehood.

14

Justice is turned back, And righteousness stands afar off; For truth is fallen in the street, And equity cannot enter.

15

So truth fails, And he

who

departs from evil makes himself a prey.

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Isaiah 59:15 Then the LORD saw

it,

and it displeased Him That

there was

no justice.

16

He saw that

there was

no man, And wondered that

there was

no intercessor; Therefore His own arm brought salvation for Him; And His own righteousness, it sustained Him.

17

For He put on righteousness as a breastplate, And a helmet of salvation on His head; He put on the garments of vengeance for clothing, And was clad with zeal as a cloak.

18

According to

their

deeds, accordingly He will repay, Fury to His adversaries, Recompense to His enemies; The coastlands He will fully repay.

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19

So shall they fear The name of the LORD from the west, And His glory from the rising of the sun; When the enemy comes in like a flood, The Spirit of the LORD will lift up a standard against him.

20

" The Redeemer will come to Zion, And to those who turn from transgression in Jacob," Says the LORD.

21

"As for Me," says the LORD, "this

is

My covenant with them: My Spirit who

is

upon you, and My words which I have put in your mouth, shall not depart from your mouth, nor from the mouth of your descendants, nor from the mouth of your descendants' descendants," says the LORD, "from this time and forevermore."

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Paul makes it clear that Jesus is our redeemer as he quotes verse 20 in Rom. 11:26-27.

Paul

also uses

the

thought of putting on righteousness as a breastplate to describe what Christians are to do in Eph. 6.

Finally

, verse 21 talks about the covenant God would have with His people, which is referring to

the new

covenant that Jeremiah prophesied of in Jeremiah 31:31-34.

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