(A)Speak [a]kindly to Jerusalem;
And call out to her, that her [b](B)warfare has ended,
That her [c](C)guilt has been removed,
That she has received of the Lords hand
(D)Double for all her sins.”

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  1. Isaiah 40:2 Lit to the heart of
  2. Isaiah 40:2 Or hard service
  3. Isaiah 40:2 Or penalty of guilt accepted as paid off

But He was [a]pierced for (A)our offenses,
He was crushed for (B)our wrongdoings;
The (C)punishment for our [b]well-being was laid upon Him,
And by (D)His wounds we are healed.
All of us, like sheep, have gone astray,
Each of us has turned to his own way;
But the Lord has caused the wrongdoing of us all
To [c]fall on Him.

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  1. Isaiah 53:5 Or wounded
  2. Isaiah 53:5 Or peace
  3. Isaiah 53:6 Lit encounter Him

11 As a result of the [a]anguish of His soul,
He will [b](A)see it and be satisfied;
By His (B)knowledge the Righteous One,
My Servant, will justify the many,
For He will (C)bear their wrongdoings.

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  1. Isaiah 53:11 Or trouble
  2. Isaiah 53:11 DSS see light; LXX also has light

but if we (A)walk in the Light as (B)He Himself is in the Light, we have fellowship with one another, and (C)the blood of Jesus His Son cleanses us from all sin.

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