Isaiah 43 is the forty-third chapter of the Book of Isaiah in the Hebrew Bible or the Old Testament of the Christian Bible. CHAPTER 43 Promises of Redemption and Restoration. (BJ)    Now it springs up; do you not perceive it?I am making a way in the wilderness(BK)    and streams in the wasteland. Next » Chapter 44. 43. (AE)”, 8 Lead out those who have eyes but are blind,(AF)    who have ears but are deaf. ISAIAH TOTAL CHAPTERS: 66 ISAIAH TOTAL VERSES: 1292 TOTAL WORDS: 37,044 DATE WRITTEN: 740 – 680 BC AUTHOR: Isaiah ISAIAH THEME: The Coming Messiah. Once upon a time there was a pastor who wanted a break from preaching every Sunday. Bible > Isaiah > Chapter 43 > Verse 1 Isaiah 43:1 Parallel Verses. : 1:2: Hear, O heavens, and give ear, O earth: for the LORD hath spoken, I have nourished and brought up children, and they have rebelled against me. , which maketh a way in the sea, and a path in the mighty waters; Which bringeth forth the chariot and horse, the army and the power; they shall lie down together, they shall not rise: they are extinct, they are quenched as tow. Listen, earth! Show content in: English Both Hebrew. It is here that the message focuses on the idea of the Servant as the nation. Babylon. 1 But now, thus says the LORD, who created you, Jacob, and formed you, Israel: Do not fear, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by name: you are mine. a 3 I have commanded my consecrated ones, *. The Savior of Israel. Remember ye not the former things, neither consider the things of old. owls: or, ostriches: Heb. Cancel {{#items}} {{/items}} Isaiah 43. In Isaiah 43:16-17, Israel is told to look to the past by remembering the great things God did for them at the Red Sea. Next » Chapter 44. Chapter. They then assign chapters 40 to 66 to Deutero-Isaiah, a second Isaiah. Verses 1-13: In spite of Israel’s deliberate rejection of the Lord as her rightful king, God reassures them, “Fear not: for I have redeemed thee.” The theme of redemption appears 22 times in the Servant passages of the Book of Isaiah. And upon all these accounts he might justly say, Fear not (Isaiah 43:1), and again Isaiah 43:5, Fear not. Isaiah Chapter 43 Verse 1 Alphabetical: And are But by called created Creator Do Fear for formed have he I is Israel Jacob LORD mine name not now O redeemed says summoned the this thus what who you your OT Prophets: Isaiah 43:1 But now thus says Yahweh who created (Isa Isi Is) Chapter. Biblical Commentary Isaiah 43:1-7 EXEGESIS: THE CONTEXT: Chapters 40-55, the portion of the book of Isaiah that deals with the end of the Babylonian exile, is often referred to as Second Isaiah. This shows us that there is a sense in which we must remember the past, in terms of God’s great work on our behalf. 1 But now thus says the Lord, # ch. In Isaiah 43: 1-7 God assures us that He will redeem us when we pass through difficulties as given in that chapter: water, rivers, and the flames of fire. NIV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Luke, Comfort Print, NIV, Quest Study Bible, Comfort Print: The Only Q and A Study Bible, NIV, Story of Jesus: Experience the Life of Jesus as One Seamless Story. The second part of Isaiah (part of Proto-Isaiah and most of Deutero-Isaiah—the latter of which includes chapters 40-55 or so) is much more revved up and eager to see some carnage. But in Isaiah 43:18, they are told, do not remember the former things, nor consider the things of old. Cancel {{#items}} {{/items}} Isaiah 43. Thou hast not brought me the small cattle of thy burnt offerings; neither hast thou honoured me with thy sacrifices. He is their God in covenant (Isaiah 43:3): I am the Lord thy God, worshipped by thee and engaged by promise to thee, the Holy One of Israel, the God of Israel; for the true God is a holy one, and holiness becomes his house. The Book of Isaiah Chapter 43. (AG)9 All the nations gather together(AH)    and the peoples assemble.Which of their gods foretold(AI) this    and proclaimed to us the former things?Let them bring in their witnesses to prove they were right,    so that others may hear and say, “It is true.”10 “You are my witnesses,(AJ)” declares the Lord,    “and my servant(AK) whom I have chosen,so that you may know(AL) and believe me    and understand that I am he.Before me no god(AM) was formed,    nor will there be one after me. Chapter 43. When you () walk through the fire, you shall not be burned, Nor shall the flame scorch you. Isaiah 43:10-11; Isaiah 45:5-6; Psalm 110:1; Isaiah 45:14 Read chapter in The Message Bible I, even I, am he that blotteth out thy transgressions for mine own sake, and will not remember thy sins. Critics have assigned Isaiah chapters 1 to 39 to the “real” Isaiah, because they say it fits his time period. , and my servant whom I have chosen: that ye may know and believe me, and understand that I am he: before me there was no God formed, neither shall there be after me. 2 When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; And through the rivers, they will not overwhelm you. Isaiah Chapter 43 יְשַׁעְיָהוּ א וְעַתָּה כֹּה-אָמַר יְהוָה, בֹּרַאֲךָ יַעֲקֹב, וְיֹצֶרְךָ, יִשְׂרָאֵל: אַל-תִּירָא כִּי גְאַלְתִּיךָ, קָרָאתִי בְשִׁמְךָ לִי-אָתָּה. (BR), 22 “Yet you have not called on me, Jacob,    you have not wearied(BS) yourselves for[c] me, Israel. (CD), 25 “I, even I, am he who blots out    your transgressions,(CE) for my own sake,(CF)    and remembers your sins(CG) no more. This people have I formed for myself; they shall shew forth my praise. (AP)12 I have revealed and saved and proclaimed—    I, and not some foreign god(AQ) among you.You are my witnesses,(AR)” declares the Lord, “that I am God.13     Yes, and from ancient days(AS) I am he. that created thee, O Jacob, and he that formed thee, O Israel, Fear not: for I have redeemed thee, I have called thee by thy name; thou art mine. Israel’s Only Savior. Isaiah 43:1 But now thus saith the LORD that created thee, O Jacob, and he that formed thee, O Israel, Fear not: for I have redeemed thee, I have called [thee] by thy name; thou [art] mine. I have not caused thee to serve with an offering, nor wearied thee with incense. But now thus saith the LORD that created thee, O Jacob, and he that formed thee, O Israel, Fear not: for I have redeemed thee, I have called thee by thy name; thou art mine. 1. Isaiah Chapter 43 Verses 1-13: In spite of Israel’s deliberate rejection of the Lord as her rightful king, God reassures them, “Fear not: for I have redeemed thee.” The theme of redemption appears 22 times in the Servant passages of the Book of Isaiah. , your Holy One, the creator of Israel, your King. King James Version But now thus saith the LORD that created thee, O Jacob, and he that formed thee, O Israel, Fear not: for I have redeemed thee, I have called thee by thy name; thou art mine. i. “Fear not,” is a command of God, and is a command which brings its own power of performance with it. (BT)23 You have not brought me sheep for burnt offerings,(BU)    nor honored(BV) me with your sacrifices. and an ass, * its master’s manger; Israel is first exhorted not to fear (43:1-7) because God formed them and called them in the past; and because they are precious to Him they will be regathered from the whole earth. "Speak Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. Sign up here! 2 # Ps. This book contains the prophecies attributed to the prophet Isaiah, and is one of the Books of the Prophets.. See How They All Connect. for the LORD speaks:. Thou hast bought me no sweet cane with money, neither hast thou filled me with the fat of thy sacrifices: but thou hast made me to serve with thy sins, thou hast wearied me with thine iniquities. Rashi 's Commentary: Show Hide. 43. Verses 14-28: Isaiah here combines the titles “Redeemer” and “Holy One of Israel” as the One who shall overthrow “Babylon … and the Chaldeans.” He predicts that God will judge Babylon after using them to judge Israel. 2 Upon the bare mountains set up a signal;. But now, thus saith the Lord.] Loving Shepherd of the sheep, thank You for Your gracious promises, not only to Israel but to Your new creation in Christ. Isaiah 43:3 That is, the upper Nile region; Isaiah 43:14 Or Chaldeans; Isaiah 43:22 Or Jacob; / surely you have grown weary of; Isaiah 43:28 The Hebrew term refers to the irrevocable giving over of things or persons to the Lord, often by totally destroying them. 43. It begins with the words, "Comfort, comfort my people," says your God. Prophecies respecting Christ and his kingdom. When you go through rivers of difficulty, you will not drown. Bring forth the blind people that have eyes, and the deaf that have ears. How is water, rivers, and flames of fire a problem since most of the writings do not refer to them as problems? Behold, I will do a new thing; now it shall spring forth; shall ye not know it? 43. Bible Answer: What does Isaiah 43:1-7 mean? 2 Should you pass through the waters, I shall be with you; or through rivers, they will not swallow you up. Severe rebuke (Isaiah 42:18-25) is followed, as so often in Isaiah (Isaiah 1:25-27; Isaiah 4:2-6; Isaiah 9:1-16, etc. Looking for a fundamental understanding of the Bible? You are my witnesses 43:1-28 1 But now thus saith the LORD that created thee, O Jacob, and he that formed thee, O Israel, Fear not: for I have redeemed thee, I have called thee by thy name; thou art mine. In the first one the LORD promises to regather His undeserving nation (servant) and renew them. scripture: isaiah 43:1-5, 2 timothy 1:7, hebrews 13:5, isaiah 44:22 How is water, rivers, and flames of fire a problem since most of the writings do not refer to them as problems? All rights reserved worldwide. made me drunk, or, abundantly moistened. 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