God's judgment upon sinners; Isaiah's vision of God's holiness; his message for King Ahaz; Christ's birth and Kingdom foretold
The prophet Isaiah foretold the judgment of God against the
The prophet Isaiah received another glorious revelation of the eternal King of kings of whom he foretold: Unto us a Child (Jesus Christ) is born, unto us a Son is given: and the government shall be upon His shoulder: and His Name shall be called Wonderful, Counseller, The Mighty God, The Everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace (Isaiah 9:6). We recognize the fulfillment of that prophecy in Jesus, who was born of the virgin and later crucified, providing eternal life to all believers by dying on the cross for our sins, and by His triumph over death. Not only was His first advent declared, but also His second. We can rejoice as we look forward to the time when He will reign in righteousness on earth as the most Wonderful Counseller.
Jesus is the Second Person of the Godhead. The Same was in the beginning with God. All things were made by Him; and without Him was not any thing made that was made (John 1:2-3; also Hebrews 1:3).
Isaiah reveals that a Child shall be born; a Son shall be given; and the government shall be upon His shoulder (Isaiah 9:6). The kingdoms of this world are become the kingdoms of our Lord, and of His Christ; and He shall reign for ever and ever (Revelation 11:15).
5:1 vineyard =b> the Israelites; 5:5 go to =b> listen to Me; 5:23 reward =b> bribes; 7:16 abhorrest =b> hate, despise; 8:21 hardly bestead =b> sorely distressed, hard pressed; 9:9 stoutness =b> arrogance.
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Memory Verse for the Week: Psalms 23:6