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 to Egypt; and the idols of Egypt are moved at his presence, and the heart of Egypt melteth in the midst of it.
See now that I, 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 delivereth out of my hand,
For he maketh sore, and bindeth up; he woundeth, and his hands make whole.
I will go away, I will return to my place, till they acknowledge their trespass, and seek my face: in their affliction they will seek me early.
After two days will he revive us; on the third day he will raise us up, and we shall live before his face;
But no chastening at the time seems to be matter of joy, but of grief; but afterwards yields the peaceful fruit of righteousness to those exercised by it.
Make the heart of this people fat, and make their ears heavy, and blind their eyes; lest they see with their eyes, and hear with their ears, and understand with their heart, and be converted, and 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 ye have not returned unto me, saith Jehovah.
taking thee out from among the people, and the nations, to whom I send thee,
saying, Go to this people, and say, Hearing ye shall hear and not understand, and seeing ye shall see and not perceive.
And the frogs shall come up both upon thee and upon thy people, and upon all thy bondmen.
In that day shall man look to his Maker, and his eyes shall have regard to the Holy One of Israel.
And afterwards I will turn the captivity of the children of Ammon, saith Jehovah.