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But thus saith the LORD, Even the captives of the mighty shall be taken away, and the prey of the terrible shall be delivered: for I will contend with him that contendeth with thee, and I will save thy children.
I will contend
And it was in that day, his burden shall remove from off thy shoulder, and his yoke from off thy neck, and the yoke was lightened from the face of the anointing.
Shake thyself from dust: arise, sit down, O Jerusalem: loose thyself from the bonds of thy neck, thou captive daughter of Zion.
For thus said Jehovah, That according to the filling up to Babel of seventy years I will review you and lift up to you my good word to turn you back to this place.
Israel a scattered sheep; the lions thrust away: first the king of Assur consumed him; and the last this Nebuchadnezzar king of Babel bound him fast
Also thou by the blood of thy covenant I sent forth thy bound ones from the pit no water in it
Since therefore the young children participated in flesh and blood, he also likewise participated with them; that by death he might leave unemployed him having the strength of death, that is, the devil;
1 John 3:8
He doing sin is of the accuser; for the accuser sins from the beginning. For this was the Son of God manifested, that he might loose the works of the accuser.
I will contend
Behold, all they burning with anger against thee shall be ashamed and disgraced: they shall be as nothing; and the men of thy strife shall be destroyed.
Behold, gathering, it shall gather together, not from me: who sojourned with thee shall fall for thee.
And I will praise them praising thee, and I will curse him cursing thee, and in thee shall all the families of the earth be praised.
How shall I curse, God cursing not? And how shall I be angry, God not being angry?
My violence and my remainder upon Babel, shall she dwelling in Zion say; and my blood to the inhabitants of Chaldea, shall Jerusalem say.
For I tread out Judah to me, I filled the bow with Ephraim, and I raised up thy sons, O Zion, against thy sons, O Greece, and I set thee as the sword of the strong one.
And it was in that day I will set Jerusalem a stone of burden to all peoples: all loading her, being out; shall be cut; and all the nations of the earth were gathered together against her..
And Jehovah went forth and waged war with these nations as the day of his warring in the day of encounter.
What then shall we say to these? if God with us, who against us?
Rejoice over her, O heaven, and the holy sent, and the prophets; for God judged your judgment of her.
I will save
And all thy sons taught of Jehovah; and much the peace of thy sons.
But Jerusalem above is free, which is mother of us all.
For this shall the strong people honor thee, the city of terrible nations shall fear thee.
None can plunder the vessels of the strong, having entered his house, except he first bind the strong; then he will plunder his house.
And when a stronger than he, having come, conquers him, he takes away his complete armor in which he trusted, and distributes his spoils.
If the Son make you free, ye shall be truly free.