Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And I will bring the blind by a way that they knew not; I will lead them in paths that they have not known: I will make darkness light before them, and crooked things straight. These things will I do unto them, and not forsake them.
I will bring
I will bring
At that time the deaf will be able to hear words read from a scroll, and the eyes of the blind will be able to see through deep darkness.
You will hear a word spoken behind you, saying, "This is the correct way, walk in it," whether you are heading to the right or the left.
Eyes will no longer be blind and ears will be attentive.
Then blind eyes will open, deaf ears will hear.
This is what the Lord, your protector, says, the Holy One of Israel: "I am the Lord your God, who teaches you how to succeed, who leads you in the way you should go.
All your children will be followers of the Lord, and your children will enjoy great prosperity.
"Arise! Shine! For your light arrives! The splendor of the Lord shines on you!
Then I will reply, 'I will bring them back from the land of the north. I will gather them in from the distant parts of the earth. Blind and lame people will come with them, so will pregnant women and women about to give birth. A vast throng of people will come back here.
However, in the future I will allure her; I will lead her back into the wilderness, and speak tenderly to her.
Because of our God's tender mercy the dawn will break upon us from on high
for you were at one time darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Walk as children of the light --
Every valley must be elevated, and every mountain and hill leveled. The rough terrain will become a level plain, the rugged landscape a wide valley.
"I will go before you and level mountains. Bronze doors I will shatter and iron bars I will hack through.
What is bent cannot be straightened, and what is missing cannot be supplied.
Consider the work of God: For who can make straight what he has bent?
Every valley will be filled, and every mountain and hill will be brought low, and the crooked will be made straight, and the rough ways will be made smooth,
Certainly the Lord does not forsake his people; he does not abandon the nation that belongs to him.
I will give them a single-minded purpose to live in a way that always shows respect for me. They will want to do that for their own good and the good of the children who descend from them.
They will console you when you see their behavior and their deeds, because you will know that it was not without reason that I have done everything which I have done in it, declares the sovereign Lord."
But God demonstrates his own love for us, in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.
because those whom he foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the image of his Son, that his Son would be the firstborn among many brothers and sisters.
2 Thessalonians 2:13
But we ought to thank God always for you, brothers and sisters loved by the Lord, because God chose you from the beginning for salvation through sanctification by the Spirit and faith in the truth.
1 Peter 1:3
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! By his great mercy he gave us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
Your conduct must be free from the love of money and you must be content with what you have, for he has said, "I will never leave you and I will never abandon you."