3 He was despised and forsaken of men, A man of [a]sorrows and acquainted with [b]grief; And like one from whom men hide their face He was despised, and we did not esteem Him.
4 Surely our [c]griefs He Himself bore, And our [d]sorrows He carried; Yet we ourselves esteemed Him stricken, [e]Smitten of God, and afflicted. 5 But He was [f]pierced through for our transgressions, He was crushed for our iniquities; The chastening for our [g]well-being fell upon Him, And by His scourging we are healed. 6 All of us like sheep have gone astray, Each of us has turned to his own way; But the Lord has caused the iniquity of us all To [h]fall on Him.
7 He was oppressed and He was afflicted, Yet He did not open His mouth; Like a lamb that is led to slaughter, And like a sheep that is silent before its shearers, So He did not open His mouth. 8 By oppression and judgment He was taken away; And as for His generation, who considered That He was cut off out of the land of the [i]living For the transgression of my people, to whom the stroke was due? 9 His grave was assigned with wicked men, Yet He was with a rich man in His death, Because He had done no violence, Nor was there any deceit in His mouth.
10 But the Lord was pleased To crush Him, [j]putting Him to grief; If [k]He would render Himself as a guilt offering, He will see His[l]offspring, He will prolong His days, And the [m]good pleasure of the Lord will prosper in His hand. 11 As a result of the [n]anguish of His soul, He will see [o]it and be satisfied; By His knowledge the Righteous One, My Servant, will justify the many, As He will bear their iniquities.
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