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December 17

Isaiah 52

1Awake! awake! put on your strength, O Zion; put on your beautiful robes, O Jerusalem, the holy town: for from now there will never again come into you the unclean and those without circumcision. 1,785 more words


December 14

Isaiah 49

1Give ear, O sea-lands, to me; and take note, you peoples from far: I have been marked out by the Lord from the first; when I was still in my mother’s body, he had my name in mind: 2,861 more words


December 12

Isaiah 47

1Come and take your seat in the dust, O virgin daughter of Babylon; come down from your seat of power, and take your place on the earth, O daughter of the Chaldaeans: for you will never again seem soft and delicate. 1,703 more words


December 11

Isaiah 46

1Bel is bent down, Nebo is falling; their images are on the beasts and on the cattle: the things which you took about have become a weight to the tired beast. 1,670 more words


December 9

Isaiah 44

1And now, give ear, O Jacob my servant, and Israel whom I have taken for myself:

2The Lord who made you, forming you in your mother’s body, the Lord, your helper, says, Have no fear, O Jacob my servant, and you, Jeshurun, whom I have taken for myself. 2,402 more words


December 8

Isaiah 43

1But now, says the Lord your Maker, O Jacob, and your life-giver, O Israel: have no fear, for I have taken up your cause; naming you by your name, I have made you mine. 2,765 more words


Witch of Endor

References: 1 Samuel 28

Heart of the Story: King Saul consulted an out-lawed witch and received the worst possible news.

Backstory: The account of Saul and the witch of Endor occurred in 1010 AD, a day or two prior to Saul’s death in battle with the Philistines. 794 more words

Little Known Bible Characters