THE BOOK OF THE PROPHET
Come and drink: Salvation is free—The Lord will make an everlasting covenant with Israel—Seek the Lord while he is near.
every one that athirsteth
, come ye to the bwaters
, and he that hath no money; come ye, buy, and eat; yea, come, cbuy
wine and milk without money and without dprice
Wherefore do ye aspend
money for that which is
not bread? and your blabour
for that which
satisfieth not? hearken cdiligently
unto me, and eat ye that which is
good, and let your soul delight itself in fatness.
Incline your ear, and acome
unto me: hear, and your bsoul
shall live; and I will make an everlasting ccovenant
with you, even
mercies of David.
Behold, I have given him for
to the people, a bleader
and commander to the people.
Behold, thou shalt call a nation that
thou knowest not, and anations that
knew not thee shall run unto thee because of the Lord
thy God, and for the Holy One of Israel; for he hath glorified thee.
ye the bLord
while he may be found, call ye upon him while he is near:
Let the wicked forsake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts: and let him areturn
unto the Lord
, and he will have mercy upon him; and to our God, for he will abundantly bpardon
the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my aways bhigher
than your ways, and my cthoughts
than your thoughts.
For as the arain
cometh down, and the snow from heaven, and returneth not thither, but watereth the earth, and maketh it bring forth and bud, that it may give seed to the sower, and bbread
to the eater:
So shall my aword
be that goeth forth out of my mouth: it shall not return unto me void, but it shall accomplish that which I please, and it shall prosper in the thing
whereto I sent it.
For ye shall go out with ajoy
, and be led forth with peace: the mountains and the hills shall break forth before you into singing, and all the btrees
of the field shall clap their
Instead of the thorn shall come up the afir
tree, and instead of the brier shall come up the myrtle tree: and it shall be to the Lord
for a name, for an everlasting sign that
shall not be cut off.