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, the LORD rides upon a swift cloud and shall come into Egypt, and the idols of Egypt shall be moved at his presence, and the heart of Egypt shall melt in the midst of it.
See now that I, I am he, and there are no gods with me; I kill, and I make alive; I wound, and I heal; and there is not one that can deliver out of my hand.
For he makes sore, and binds up; he wounds, and his hands make whole.
I will go and return to my place until they acknowledge their guilt and seek my face; in their affliction they will seek me early.
After two days he shall give us life: in the third day he will resurrect us, and we shall live in his sight.
It is true that no chastening at present seems to be cause for joy, but rather for grief; nevertheless, afterward it yields the peaceable fruit of righteousness unto those who are exercised by it.
Make the heart of this people fat and make their ears heavy and blind their eyes that they not see with their eyes, nor hear with their ears, nor understand with their heart, nor convert and there be healing for him.
Let the wicked forsake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts: and let him return unto the LORD, and he will have mercy upon him; and to our God, for he will abundantly pardon.
O Israel, become converted unto the LORD thy God; for thou hast fallen by thine iniquity.
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, said the LORD.
delivering thee from the people and from the Gentiles, unto whom now I send thee
saying, Go unto this people, and say, Hearing ye shall hear and shall not understand; and seeing ye shall see and not perceive;
and the frogs shall come up upon thee and upon thy people and upon all thy slaves.
At that day man shall look to his Maker, and his eyes shall see the Holy One of Israel.
And afterward I will turn again the captivity of the sons of Ammon, said the LORD.