Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
I have seen his ways, and will heal him: I will lead him also, and restore comforts unto him and to his mourners.
Come now we will confute together Jehovah will say: if your sins shall be as deep scarlet, they shall be white as snow; if they shall be red as crimson, they shall be as wool.
Thou broughtest not for me a buying with silver, thou didst not satiate me with the fat of thy sacrifices also thou causedst me to serve with thy sins, thou didst weary me with thine iniquities.
Also thou heardest not; also thou knewest not; also from then thine ear was not opened: for I knew, acting deceitfully, thou wilt act deceitfully, and it was called to thee transgressing from the womb.
Hearing, I heard Ephraim being thrust away: Thou didst correct me, and I shall be corrected as a calf not being taught: turn me back and I shall be turned back, for thou Jehovah my God.
And I remembered my covenant with thee in the days of thy youth, and I set up to thee an eternal covenant
For this, say to the house of Israel, Thus said the Lord Jehovah: I do not for your sake, O house of Israel, but for my holy name which ye profaned among the nations where ye went there.
And having risen, he came to his father. And yet being far off, his father saw him, and felt compassion, and having run, fell upon his neck, and kissed him.
And the law entered, that the fall might abound. And where sin abounded, grace superabounded:
Turn back, ye sons turning away; I will heal your turnings-away. Behold, we came to thee; for thou Jehovah our God.
Jehovah was seen to me from afar off; and I loved thee an eternal love: for this I drew thee in kindness.
Behold me bringing up to it health and healing, and healing them, and I uncovered to them the abundance of peace and truth.
I will heal their turning away, I loved them largely: for mine anger turned away from him.
They shall not hunger and they shall not thirst, and the heat shall not strike them, and the sun: for he pitying them shall lead them, and to fountains of water he shall conduct them.
He will cause me to lie down in pastures of tender grass: he will lead me to the water of rest
For the Lamb in the midst of the throne shall feed them, and shall guide them to living fountains of water: and God shall wipe out every tear from their eyes.
For thus said the high and lifted up inhabiting eternity, and his name Holy; being lifted up, and I will dwell in the holy place, and with the broken and humble of spirit, to preserve alive the spirit of the humble, and to revive the heart of the broken.
And thou saidst in that day, I will praise thee, O Jehovah: for thou wert angry with me, thine anger will turn back and thou wilt comfort me,
To call the year of acceptance to Jehovah, and the day of vengeance to our God; to comfort all those mourning;
Rejoice ye with Jerusalem, and be glad in her, all ye loving her: rejoice with her from joy, all ye mourning over her:
Turn back to me the joy of thy salvation, and thy willing spirit shall uphold me.
And if ye will not hear it, my soul shall weep in hiding places from the face of pride, and mine eye weeping shall weep and bring down tears, because the flock of Jehovah was taken captive.
For whoever shall choose to all the living there is hope: for to a living dog it is good above a dead lion.
Happy they suffering: for they shall be comforted.