1902 Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR)
1 The glorious God will be served in humble sincerety. 5 He comforteth the humble with the marvellous generation, 10 and with the gracious benefits of the Church. 15 God's severe judgments against the wicked. 19 The Gentiles shall have an holy Church, 24 and see the damnation of the wicked.
66:2 For, all these things, hath mine own hand made, And all these things, came into being,Declareth Yahweh. But, for this one, will I look around, For him who is humbled and smitten in spirit, And so careth anxiously for my word.
66:3 He that slaughtereth an ox, [is as one] who smiteth a man, He that sacrificeth a lamb, [is as one] who beheadeth a dog, He that causeth a meal-offering to ascend, [offereth it with] the blood of swine, He that maketh a memorial of frankincense, [is as one] who blesseth iniquity: They indeed, have chosen their own ways, And, in their own abominations, their soul hath found delight;
66:4 I, also, will choose the things that vex them, And, the things they dread, will I bring upon them, BecauseI called, and there was none, to answer, I spake, and they hearkened not,But did that which was wicked in mine eyes, And, of that wherein I delighted not, made choice.
66:5 ¶ Hear the word of Yahweh, ye who care anxiously for his word: Said your brethren, Who hated you, Who thrust you out for my Name's sake, Yahweh be glorified! Therefore shall he appear to your rejoicing, But, they, shall turn pale.
66:7 Before she travaileth, she hath brought forth,Before her pains come to her, she hath given birth to a man-child!
66:8 Who, hath heard the like of this? Who, hath seen the like of these things? Can, a land, be made to bring forth, in one day? Or, a nation, be born, at one time? As soon as she travaileth, Zion hath also given birth to her children.
66:10 Rejoice ye with Jerusalem, and exult over her, All ye who love her,Joy with her, right joyfully, All ye who used to mourn over her:
66:11 That ye may draw, to satisfaction, out of the fountain of her consolations,That ye may drain out and get exquisite delight from the abundance of her glory.
66:12 For, thus, saith Yahweh,Behold me! extending unto her, like a river, prosperity, And, as a torrent overflowing, the glory of the nations, That ye may draw it forthUpon the side, shall ye be carried, and, Upon the knees, shall ye be caressed:
66:13 As one whom, his mother, consoleth, So, will, I, console you, And, in Jerusalem, shall ye be consoled.
66:14 As soon as ye have seen it, your heart, shall be joyful, And, your bones, like green herbage, shall thrive,So shall be known, The hand of Yahweh with his servants, But indignation with his foes!
66:17 They who hallow themselves and purify themselves for the gardens, Behind a certain thing in the midst, Who eat the flesh of swine, and the abomination, and the mouse, Together, shall be cut offDeclareth Yahweh.
66:18 Because, I, . . . for their works and their devices, doth it come! . . . Am about to gather together all nations and tongues,So shall they come and see my glory.
66:19 Then will I set, among them, a sign, And will send, of them, such as have escaped, unto the nationsTarshish, Pul, and Lud, that draw the bow, Tubal and Javan,The Coastlands that are afar off, Who have not heard my fame, Nor seen my glory, And they shall tell my glory throughout the nations.
66:20 Then shall they bring in all your brethren out of all the nations, As a present unto Yahweh, Upon horses and in chariots and in palanquins and on mules and on dromedaries, Unto my holy, mountainJerusalem, Saith Yahweh,Just as the sons of Israel, bring in, their present in a pure vessel, into the house of Yahweh.
66:24 Then shall they go forth and look, upon the dead bodies of the men, who had been trespassing against meFor, their worm, shall not die, And, their fire, shall not be quenched; So shall they become an abhorrence, to all flesh.