Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And the LORD shall smite Egypt: he shall smite and heal it: and they shall return even to the LORD, and he shall be intreated of them, and shall heal them.
He shall smite
The burden of Egypt. Behold, Jehovah rideth upon a swift cloud, and cometh unto Egypt: and the idols of Egypt shall tremble at his presence; and the heart of Egypt shall melt in the midst of it.
See now that I, even I, am he, And there is no god with me: I kill, and I make alive; I wound, and I heal; And there is none that can deliver out of my hand.
For he maketh sore, and bindeth up; He woundeth, and his hands make whole.
I will go and return to my place, till they acknowledge their offence, and seek my face: in their affliction they will seek me earnestly.
After two days will he revive us: on the third day he will raise us up, and we shall live before him.
All chastening seemeth for the present to be not joyous but grievous; yet afterward it yieldeth peaceable fruit unto them that have been exercised thereby, even the fruit of righteousness.
Make the heart of this people fat, and make their ears heavy, and shut their eyes; lest they sea with their eyes, and hear with their ears, and understand with their heart, and turn again, and be healed.
let the wicked forsake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts; and let him return unto Jehovah, and he will have mercy upon him; and to our God, for he will abundantly pardon.
O Israel, return unto Jehovah thy God; for thou hast fallen by thine iniquity.
And I also have given you cleanness of teeth in all your cities, and want of bread in all your places; yet have ye not returned unto me, saith Jehovah.
delivering thee from the people, and from the Gentiles, unto whom I send thee,
saying, Go thou unto this people, and say, By hearing ye shall hear, and shall in no wise understand; And seeing ye shall see, and shall in no wise perceive:
and the frogs shall come up both upon thee, and upon thy people, and upon all thy servants.
In that day shall men look unto their Maker, and their eyes shall have respect to the Holy One of Israel.
But afterward I will bring back the captivity of the children of Ammon, saith Jehovah.