The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
ISA 48:22 There is no peace, saith the LORD, unto the wicked.
ISA 49:1 Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far;
The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath
he made mention of my name.
ISA 49:2 And he hath made my mouth like a sharp sword; in the shadow of
his hand hath he hid me, and made me a polished shaft; in his quiver
hath he hid me;
ISA 49:3 And said unto me, Thou art my servant, O Israel, in whom I
will be glorified.
ISA 49:4 Then I said, I have laboured in vain, I have spent my strength
for nought, and in vain: yet surely my judgment is with the LORD, and my
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