Isaiah 46:12-13-12-13 MSG “Now listen to me: You’re a hardheaded bunch and hard to help. This is serious business, rebels. [] The images that are carried about are burdensome, a burden for the weary.2 They stoop and bow down together; unable to rescue the burden Isaiah 45-46 The Message (MSG) The God Who Forms Light and Darkness 45 1-7 God’s Message to his anointed, to Cyrus, whom he took by the hand 1. I’ve been carrying you on my back from the day you were born, And I’ll keep on carrying you when you’re old. This is serious business, rebels. Copyright © 1993, 2002, 2018 by Eugene H. Peterson, The Message (MSG). You’re a hardheaded bunch and hard to help. I’ll be there, bearing you when you’re old and gray. The senectus and canities are obviously those of the people - not, however, as though it was already in a state of dotage (as Hitzig maintains, appealing erroneously to Isaiah 47:6 ), but as denoting the future and latest periods of its history. About Press Copyright Contact us Creators Advertise Developers Terms Privacy Policy & Safety How YouTube works Test new features I'll be there, bearing you when you're old and gray. 8-11 “Think about this. I've done it and will keep on doing it, carrying you on my back, saving you. I’ve planned it, so it’s as good as done. I’ve said it, and I’ll most certainly do it. Say anything you want to it, it never talks back. “With whom will you compare me or count me equal? 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 2000, 2001, 2002 Eugene H. Peterson by NavPress Publishing, The no-god hunks of wood are loaded on mules. Isaiah 46:4 - Even to your old age I will be the same, And even to your graying years I will bear you! Isaiah 46 Easy-to-Read Version (ERV) False Gods Are Useless 46 The Lord says, “Bel has fallen to the ground.Nebo [] is kneeling before me. Isaiah 40‑66 constitutes one of the richest theological collections in the Hebrew Bible. Isaiah 46:4(KJV) Verse Thoughts It has always been a great comfort for believers to realise that we are fearfully and wonderfully made, and that the Lord knows us before we are born.. for He it is that formed us in our mother's womb. Statham And even to your old age I am he, etc. I’m putting salvation to work in Zion now. Take it to heart. Wrap your minds around it. , the only God you’ve had or ever will have—. Wrap your minds around it. This is serious business, rebels. I like the idea of a father who would allow his son to tackle something difficult on his own, but who at the same would make sure to be there if he were needed. Isaiah 46:4 And I'll keep on carrying you when you're old. By way of contrast, the LORD saves His people to the uttermost. Assuring you, ‘I’m in this for the long haul. 46 Bel bows down, Nebo stoops low; their idols are borne by beasts of burden. I’ve planned it, so it’s as good as done. Isaiah 42:5 God's Message, the God who created the cosmos, stretched out the skies, laid out the earth and all that grows from it, Who breathes life into earth's people, makes them alive with his own life: Read verse in The I have made you and I will carry you; I will sustain you and I will rescue you. They stoop and bow down together; unable to rescue the burden, they themselves go off into captivity. I’m ready to help you right now. 3 "Listen to me, family of Jacob, everyone that's left of the family of Israel. Read verse in The Message Bible Isaiah 's Message As has been mentioned, Isaiah, the son of Amoz, was a member of the royal family.He made his first public appearance as the Divinely inspired prophet in the year of Uzziah 's affliction with leprosy, and he ministered to the people for about ninety years, during the reigns of kings Uzziah, Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah. The reason for this great disparity between those gods and the LORD is clearly the truth that Yahweh is the one true God, sovereign over all creation. Salvation isn’t on hold. from a far country the man I chose to help me. Isaiah 46 – Dead Idols and the Living God A. Deliverance is not a long-range plan. The idols of the nations are carried into captivity. Isaiah 46 New International Version Update Gods of Babylon 46 Bel bows down, Nebo stoops low; their idols are borne by beasts of burden. In Isaiah 46:4 the attributes of the people are carried on in direct (not relative) self-assertions on the part of Jehovah. (1-2) The false gods are carried away on carriages. This is serious business, rebels. Commentary on Isaiah 46:5-13 (Read Isaiah 46:5-13) Here the folly of those who made idols, and then prayed to them, is exposed. These chapters compose a virtual handbook of theological arguments and doctrines. Bel bows down, Nebo stoops; Their idols were on the beasts and on the “Men put those idols on the backs of animals. Read verse in The Message Bible Isaiah 46:3-4-3-4 MSG “Listen to me, family of Jacob, everyone that’s left of the family of Israel. I’ve been carrying you on my back from the day you were born, And I’ll keep on carrying you when you’re old. The Message Isaiah 46 Isaiah 46 This Is Serious Business, Rebels 1-2The god Bel falls down, god Nebo slumps. I’ve said it, and I’ll most certainly do it. I have done... - Verse-by-Verse Commentary The no-god hunks of wood are loaded on mules The no-god hunks of wood are loaded on mules And have to be hauled off, wearing out the poor mules - Dead weight, burdens who can't bear burdens, hauled off to captivity. It is hard for modern believers to imagine how great the struggle with idolatry must have been. everyone that’s left of the family of Israel. Isaiah 46:7 "They bear him upon the shoulder, they carry him, and set him in his place, and he standeth; from his place shall he not remove: yea, [one] shall cry unto him, yet … Calling that eagle, Cyrus, out of the east. Isaiah couched this message in oracles of singular poetic beauty and power, oracles in which surprising shifts in syntax, audacious puns, and double- or triple-entendre are a constant feature. Isaiah 46:8-11 MSG “Think about this. [ a] The images that are carried about are burdensome, a burden for the weary. What a contrast between God and man! The complete Book of Isaiah is an anthology of poems composed chiefly by the great prophet, but also by disciples, some of whom came many years after Isaiah. In this section the prophet mocks the deities of Babylon who will not only fail to save their people, but have to be rescued themselves. Isaiah 46:9-11 The Message (MSG) 8-11 “Think about this. Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about with our new. The Party’s Over-3“Get off your high horse and sit in the dirt,virgin daughter of Babylon.No more throne for you—sit on the ground,daughter of the Chaldeans.Nobody will be calling yo The complete outline of Isaiah is spread over several lessons. And I’ll keep on carrying you when you’re old. Isaiah 46 - NIV: Bel bows down, Nebo stoops low; their idols are borne by beasts of burden.The images that are carried about are burdensome, a burden for the weary. “Think about this. All nations made claims that their god or gods were the most po… [] The images that are carried about are burdensome, a burden for the weary. Wrap your minds around it. Outline of Isaiah chapters 45, 46, 47, 48—The fall of Babylon and rise of Persia This page provides an outline of Isaiah chapters 45, 46, 47, and 48 for your reference. This is serious business, rebels. Isaiah 46:10: From the very beginning telling you what the ending will be, All along letting you in on what is going to happen, Assuring you, 'I'm in this for the long haul, I'll do exactly what I set out to do,' Wrap your minds around it. Isaiah 46 The god Bel falls down, god Nebo slumps. “So to whom will you compare me, the Incomparable? This Is Serious Business, Rebels-2The god Bel falls down, god Nebo slumps.The no-god hunks of wood are loaded on mulesAnd have to be hauled off,wearing out the poor mules—Dead weight, burdens wh I’ve planned it, so it’s as good as done. The Message, Large Print, Brown Trio Leather-Look, The Message: New Testament, Psalms, and Proverbs--Personal-Size Edition, The Message, Numbered Edition, Personal Size, with Topical Concordance, The Message, Ministry Edition: The Bible in Contemporary Language, The Message Bible, Compact Soft leather-look, tan. The no-god hunks of wood are loaded on mules And have to be hauled off, wearing out the poor mules - 2 Dead weight, burdens who can't bear burdens, hauled off to captivity. 46 1 The god Bel falls down, god Nebo slumps. Isaiah 46:10 New King James Version (NKJV) 10 Declaring the end from the beginning, And from ancient times things that are not yet done, Saying, ‘My counsel shall stand, And I … Remember your history, your long and rich history. Take it to heart. Isaiah 46:3-4 The Message Update 3-4 “Listen to me, family of Jacob, everyone that’s left of the family of Israel. Calling that eagle, Cyrus, out of the east. Take it to heart.Remember your history,    your long and rich history.I am God, the only God you’ve had or ever will have—    incomparable, irreplaceable—From the very beginning    telling you what the ending will be,All along letting you in    on what is going to happen,Assuring you, ‘I’m in this for the long haul,    I’ll do exactly what I set out to do,’Calling that eagle, Cyrus, out of the east,    from a far country the man I chose to help me.I’ve said it, and I’ll most certainly do it. Dead weight, burdens who can’t bear burdens. The Contemporary Parallel New Testament with KJV, NIV, NKJV, NASB, and more! Isaiah 46 1 Bel bows down, Nebo stoops low; their idols are borne by beasts of burden. Isaiah 46:4-5 Even to your old age and gray hairs I am he, I am he who will sustain you. Assuring you, ‘I’m in this for the long haul. from a far country the man I chose to help me. Take it to heart. Isaiah 46:1-13 Pulpit Commentary Homiletics God's Care For The Aged Isaiah 46:4 W.M. 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