Category: Isaiah
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Isaiah 45.9-12 – The futility of striving with God
Posted: 3 February 2011 in Isaiah, Scripture

Woe unto him that striveth with his Maker! Let the potsherd strive with the potsherds of the earth. Shall the clay say to him that fashioneth it, What makest thou? or thy work, He hath no hands? Woe unto him that saith unto his father, What begettest thou? or to the woman, What hast thou […]

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Isaiah 43.3-7 – Eternal life & the purpose of Creation
Posted: 2 February 2011 in Isaiah, Scripture

For I am the LORD thy God, the Holy One of Israel, thy Saviour: I gave Egypt for thy ransom, Ethiopia and Seba for thee. Since thou wast precious in my sight, thou hast been honourable, and I have loved thee: therefore will I give men for thee, and people for thy life. Fear not: […]

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Isaiah 37.1-7 – Trust in God and humble obedience
Posted: 28 January 2011 in Isaiah

And it came to pass, when king Hezekiah heard it, that he rent his clothes, and covered himself with sackcloth, and went into the house of the LORD. And he sent Eliakim, who was over the household, and Shebna the scribe, and the elders of the priests covered with sackcloth, unto Isaiah the prophet the […]

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Isaiah 28.9-13 – Taking God’s word seriously
Posted: 18 January 2011 in Isaiah

Whom shall he teach knowledge? and whom shall he make to understand doctrine? them that are weaned from the milk, and drawn from the breasts. For precept must be upon precept, precept upon precept; line upon line, line upon line; here a little, and there a little: For with stammering lips and another tongue will […]

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Exodus 18.17-23 and Isaiah 30.1-3 – Consulting the will of God
Posted: 17 January 2011 in Exodus, Isaiah

And Moses’ father in law said unto him, The thing that thou doest is not good. Thou wilt surely wear away, both thou, and this people that is with thee….. I will give thee counsel, and God shall be with thee….. thou shalt provide out of all the people able men, such as fear God, […]

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