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Out of the Darkness

My news feed today is filled with eulogies of sadness for someone who made so many happy. How is it possible, you may wonder, for someone who had the power of laughter not to have the power to lift himself out of his own sadness? 1,538 more words

Isaiah 53 – a Verse by Verse Exposition

Isaiah 53 – a Verse by Verse Exposition

52:13 Behold, My servant shall succeed; he will be exalted and become high and exceedingly lofty.

The success and exaltation of God’s servant is an event that the prophet sees as futuristic. 2,927 more words


Instead of Shame - Isaiah 61:7

“Instead of your shame there shall be a double portion;
instead of dishonor they shall rejoice in their lot;
therefore in their land they shall possess a double portion; 857 more words


Isaiah 53 Poem by Nicholas Hayes

Isaiah 53: 5-6 (NIV)

But he was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities;
the punishment that brought us peace was on him, and by his wounds we are healed.We all, like sheep, have gone astray, each of us has turned to our own way and the Lord has laid on him the iniquity of us all.

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Christian Poetry

Article: Isaiah 53: The Suffering Servant

Cutting through the distortions and mistranslations of this enigmatic text.

by Marshall Roth

The 53rd chapter of Isaiah is a beautiful, poetic song, one of the four “Servant Songs” in which the prophet describes the climactic period of world history when the Messiah will arrive and the Jewish people assume the role as the spiritual leaders of humanity. 3,106 more words