1902 Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR)
1 In Maher-shalal-hash-baz he prophesieth that Syria and Israel shall be subdued by Assyria. 5 Judah likewise for their infidelity. 9 God's judgments shall be unresistible. 11 Comfort shall be to them that fear God. 19 Great afflictions to idolaters.
8:2 That I may take in attestation, faithful witnesses,even Uriah the priest, and Zechariah son of Jeberechiah.
8:4 For before the boy shall have knowledge to cry, My father! and, My mother! the riches of Damascus and the spoil of Samaria, shall be carried away, before the king of Assyria.
8:6 Because this people hath refused the waters of Shiloah which flow softly,and are rejoicing with Rezin and the son of Remaliah,
8:7 now therefore, lo! the Lord is about to bring up against them, the waters, strong and many, of the River [=Euphrates], even the king of Assyria, and all his glory,and he shall rise over all his channels, and flow over all his banks;
8:8 and roll on throughout Judahoverflow and pass along, till, unto the neck, he shall reach,and it shall be, that, the stretching out of his wings, shall fill the breadth of thy land, O Immanuel!
8:9 ¶ Rage, O ye peoples,and be overthrown, And give ear, all ye distant parts of the earth,Gird yourselves and be overthrown, Gird yourselves, and be overthrown:
8:10 Determine a plan,and it shall be frustrated,Speak a word, and it shall not stand, For With-us-is-GOD!
8:12 Ye shall not sayA confederacy! of everything of which this people, may say, A confederacy! And, their fear, shall ye not fear or regard as awful:
8:14 So shall he become a hallowed asylum,But a stone to strike against, and a rock to stumble over, unto both houses of Israel, A trap and a snare to the dweller in Jerusalem;
8:15 And many, shall stumble among them,and fall and be torn, and snared, and captured.
8:16 ¶ Bind thou up the testimony,Seal the instruction amongst my disciples.
8:19 But, when they say unto youSeek ye unto the necromancers and unto the wizards, who chirp, and who mutter, Should not a people seek, unto its God? In behalf of the living, [should it seek] unto the dead?
8:20 To the law and to the testimony! If they speak not according to this word, [It is] because they have no, dawning day.
8:21 Therefore shall they pass through it, hard pressed and hungry,And it shall be, when they hunger, then will they rage and revile their king and their god, and turn their faces upwards;
8:22 And, unto the land, shall they look hard, And lo! distress and darkness, the gloom of anguish, driven away!
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