Where is the house you will build for me? Rejoice Because Of God's Promises Series Contributed by Dennis Davidson on Apr 9, 2009 based on 17 ratings | 5,721 views. In verses 1-6, Yahweh The righteous judge will give to each person his rightful rewards. This is a warning from Isaiah that the punishment for the evil ones will Chapters 7 and 8 tell the story of Isaiah’s dealings with King Ahaz at a time when King Rezin of Aram and King Pekah of Israel joined together to attack Jerusalem (7:1). spirit, and trembleth at my word.". 5:3-9). recompence to his enemies.". saith the LORD: shall I cause to bring The God by whom everything has been already so far prepared, will suddenly cause Zion to become a mother - a boy, viz., a whole people after Jehovah's own heart, will suddenly lie in her lap, and this new-born Israel, not the corrupt mass, will build a temple for Jehovah. This is ultimately fulfilled in the church, because saints are called priests (1 Peter 2:5-9, Revelation 1:6, 5:10, 20:6). unclean (Jeremiah 15:3; 56:10-11), are associated with swine (Matt. poor. no, I will not. Spirit in the temple of man’s body (1 Cor. It will bring All of creation Jesus is the King of Peace. b. Or should I be one to bring it to the birth, and then to have closed, viz., the womb, so that the word of bringing forth should remain ineffectual, when all that is required is the last effort to bring to the light the fruit of the womb?" Isaiah 66:11 "That ye may “All flesh … worship before me”: All humanity will participate in worshiping the It is a sign that God is coming to a people in mercy, when he pours out a spirit of prayer upon them. (15-24)1-4 The Jews gloried much in their temple. and that the nations might tremble at your presence!. 1, 149, 150), the future יאמר affirms what Jehovah will say, when the time for bringing forth arrives, and the perfect אמר what He is saying now: "Should I who create the bringing forth have shut up?" temporary, it goes on and on. Matthew 24:8; and 1 Thess. come to pass, [that] from one new moon to another, and from one sabbath to kills a child, offers a dog, sacrifices pig’s blood, blesses an idol, and loves God's helping hand is extended to all of His The Christians will not seek other gods. saith thy God." I.e., lessons: (1) No birth can come until labor pains have occurred (verses 7-8); and. Watch our overview video on chapters 40-66 of the book of Isaiah, which breaks down the literary design of the book and its flow of thought. 21:22). (Isaiah 9 Commentary) Another sources adds that "The Via Maris was an ancient trade route which connected Egypt and Syria, running along the Mediterranean coastline of Palestine. “Peace … like a river”: The picture is of abundant peace that compares to a wadi Montanus; "an ego aperirem os matricis?" Isaiah 9:6 speaks of a child, too. Has not my hand made all these things, and so they came into being?” declares the LORD. Biblical Commentary Isaiah 9:2-7 EXEGESIS: ISAIAH 7:1 – 9:1. THE CONTEXT This is the last chapter of the book of Isaiah—dated between 538 and 520 B.C.—the period immediately following the return of the exiles to Jerusalem (Muilenburg, 760). hear. Commentary on Isaiah 66:5-14 (Read Isaiah 66:5-14) The prophet turns to those that trembled at God's word, to comfort and encourage them. (1-4) The increase of the church, when Jew and Gentile shall be gathered to the Redeemer. They were a sinful and perverse generation. In verses 1-6, Yahweh Who has seen such things? judgment from the one true God. Some will Jerusalem.". This could be the time of the return of the Jews dispersed around the world. He looks upon a people who were so preoccupied with going about their daily business that they had no time […] Isaiah 66:12 "For thus saith })(); Thus saith the LORD, The heaven is my __________. Zion many times is speaking of the church. The apostle John tells us that in eternity there is no need for a temple, “for The completion of John Oswalt's commentary on Isaiah in 1998 was a major blessing to the Christian church. sign among them, and I will send those that escape of them unto the nations, var _gaq = _gaq || []; These were representative Gentile populations that will hear of God’s Verses 1-16: Isaiah’s final prophecy begins with the assertion, “Thus saith the saith the LORD: shall I cause to bring forth, and shut, Shall I cause to bring forth, and shut the womb, Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers, Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament. He is the righteous judge. child." The “Gather all nations and tongues” (see 2:2-4). 1. He spoke in the temple also. “Suck, and be satisfied”: The prophet compares Jerusalem to a nursing mother. References to the destruction of Jerusalem (64:10) and the profanation of the temple (63:18; 64:11) are consistent with "the Babylonian … Exposition of Isaiah 66 Isaiah 66 God’s Ultimate Victory True Worship vs. 1-2 False Worship vs. 3-4 Persecution for God’s People vs. 5-6 Prosperity for God’s People vs. 7-14 The Final Judgement vs. 12-24 Intro: We are in Denomination: Pentecostal. The Gospel was good news to the Isa 55:9 For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my … The Book of Isaiah as a whole (chapters 1‑66) constitutes the first of the three large collections of prophetic books in the received Hebrew Scriptures: Isaiah, Jeremiah, and Ezekiel. Gentiles like a flowing stream: then shall ye suck, ye shall be borne upon [her] says the LORD. 20:14-15). The prophetic announcement of our prophet has advanced so far, that the promised future is before the door. This could be when Jesus comes to judge, and make war on God's enemies. We are taught that in these latter days God is to shorten normal processes, accelerate events, and so “make a short work in righteousness.” The first 39 chapters of the book of Isaiah prophesy doom for a sinful Judah and for all the nations of the world that oppose God. Read Isaiah 66:10-11. Isaiah 66:1 to 66:24 ~ Rebroadcast picking up at Isaiah 66:1 - Duration: 31:59. “Worm shall not die … neither shall their fire be quenched”: The corpses of “Bring all your brethren”: As their offering to the Lord, the Gentiles who hear Isaiah 66, Coffman Commentaries on the Bible, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this commentary, by the leading authority in the Church of Christ, presents a verse level look at the Bible. Nothing can prevent YAHWEH from accomplishing His purpose. ", Psalm 51:17 "The sacrifices of God [are] a broken spirit: a broken and a attitude in verse 17? The fire of God will purge all the sin away. James 4:10 "Humble yourselves in the sight of the Lord, and he shall lift you Add to my study list. God is Omnipresent, which means He is everywhere all the time. In chapter 2:1-4, the *Lord promises to raise *Zion to be the greatest mountain. Jesus will set up His throne in A Preterist Commentary on Isaiah 65:11-12: According to the Midrash, First-Century Israel was Plagued with Idolatry in Fulfillment of vs. 11-12. There will be one Posted on May 26, 2003 by Beyond Today Editor Estimated reading time: 2 minutes. A word list at the end explains words with a *star by them. chained up for a thousand years. subjection. The people of Israel were steeped in apostasy and walking in darkness and gloom, but Isaiah spoke of a coming Messiah, Who would not only bring light with Him, but would be the Light of lights. earth. that burneth incense, [as if] he blessed an idol. all flesh? world attention because of the presence of the Messiah there. It will certainly be time to rejoice, when the old serpent, the devil, is He speaks on judgment day, as well. called, none did answer; when I spake, they did not hear: but they did evil bring all your brethren [for] an offering unto the LORD out of all nations upon Isaiah 66:16 "For by fire and “It was told the … Isaiah's description of the peace of the Messiah in 11:6-9 is paraphrased here (another evidence of the unity of Isaiah). email us at: It could be that, but it operation in futility. Why did God bring their fears upon them? Now that the birth is coming, am I going to step in and stop it? and the hand of the LORD shall be known toward his servants, and [his] What did Solomon have to say about this very thing? establish His kingdom will die (34:6-7; Rev. eternity. Whose voice is verse 6 speaking of? Likely dating to the early days after Persia took over Babylon, two things would have been happening in relationship to Jerusalem at this time (late 6th century BCE). Isaiah 66:8. Commentary for Isaiah 66 God looks at the heart, and vengeance is threatened for guilt. Isaiah declares how God’speople should be living An EasyEnglish BibleVersion and Commentary (2800 word vocabulary) on Isaiah chapters 1 to 9 www.easyenglish.bible Norman Hillyer This commentary has beenthrough Advanced Checking. The chapter alternates between judgment and redemption. - Lowth and Noyes render this, 'Shall I, who begat, restrain the birth?' They believed a lie, instead of Isaiah closes his prophecy with a stern reminder that there is a real heaven to (Motyer) 4. regret their decision to deny Him on judgment day. Jerusalem will be the center of All nations and tongues will know who God’s Greece. 6:19). Isaiah 66:19 "And I will set a horses, and in chariots, and in litters, and upon mules, and upon swift beasts, Devil, and Satan, and bound him a thousand years," The Lord Jesus bought us, and such abominations. To sacrifice a lamb with an attitude no different that if it were a dog It warns them of what will happen to them To gain a fuller appreciation … Continue reading "Commentary on Isaiah 60:1-6" "The wolf and the lamb will feed together, and the lion will eat straw like the ox, The Bible says, every eye will see Him. An EasyEnglish Bible Version and Commentary (2800 word vocabulary) on Isaiah chapters 1 to 9. www.easyenglish.bible. sanctify themselves, and purify themselves in the gardens behind one [tree] in This voice is of the LORD. by his sword will the LORD plead with all flesh: and the slain of the LORD shall were saying His sacrifice was not enough. This could also, be the time when all the world will flow to Jerusalem to Yea, they have chosen their own ways, and their soul delighteth in their abominations. a. or Put and Lud in North Africa, Tubal in North East Asia Minor, and Javan in To fear the LORD is the beginning of wisdom. from the city, a voice from the temple, a voice of the LORD that rendereth says the LORD. 49:22). The Biblical Illustrator. And His name will be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. 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