Thematic Bible

Isaiah 56:1 (show verse)

So says Jehovah, Keep judgment and do justice; for My salvation is near to come, and My righteousness to be revealed.

Isaiah 56:2 (show verse)

Blessed is the man who does this, and the son of man who lays hold on it; keeping the sabbath, from defiling it; and keeping his hand from doing any evil.

Isaiah 56:3 (show verse)

And do not let the son of the stranger, who has joined himself to Jehovah, speak, saying, Jehovah has utterly separated me from His people. And do not let the eunuch say, Behold, I am a dry tree.

Isaiah 56:4 (show verse)

For so says Jehovah to the eunuchs who keep My Sabbath, and choose things that please Me, and take hold of My covenant;

Isaiah 56:5 (show verse)

even to them will I give within My house and within My walls a hand and a name better than of sons and of daughters; I will give them an everlasting name that shall not be cut off.

Isaiah 56:6 (show verse)

Also the sons of the stranger, who join themselves to Jehovah to serve Him, and to love the name of Jehovah, to be His servants, everyone who keeps from defiling the Sabbath, and takes hold of My covenant;

Isaiah 56:7 (show verse)

even them I will bring to My holy mountain, and make them joyful in My house of prayer. Their burnt offerings and their sacrifices shall be accepted on My altar; for My house shall be called a house of prayer for all peoples,

Isaiah 56:8 (show verse)

says the Lord Jehovah who gathers the outcasts of Israel, Yet I will gather beside him his gathered ones.

Isaiah 56:9 (show verse)

All beasts of the field, come to devour, all beasts in the forest.

Isaiah 56:10 (show verse)

His watchmen are blind; they are all ignorant; they are all dumb dogs who cannot bark, dreaming, lying down, loving to slumber.

Isaiah 56:11 (show verse)

Yea, they are greedy dogs which can never have enough; and they are shepherds who cannot understand. They all look to their own way, every one for his gain, to his own end.

Isaiah 56:12 (show verse)

They say, come, Let us take wine, and let us gulp strong drink; and tomorrow shall be like today, and much more abundant.