New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update

Isaiah 54:5–10

5 “For your ahusband is your Maker,

Whose name is the Lord of hosts;

And your bRedeemer is the Holy One of Israel,

Who is called the cGod of all the earth.

6 “For the Lord has called you,

Like a wife aforsaken and grieved in spirit,

Even like a wife of one’s youth when she is rejected,”

Says your God.

7 “1For a abrief moment I forsook you,

But with great compassion I will bgather you.

8 “In an 1aoutburst of anger

I hid My face from you for a moment,

But with everlasting blovingkindness I will chave compassion on you,”

Says the Lord your dRedeemer.

9 “For 1this is like the days of Noah to Me,

When I swore that the waters of Noah

Would anot 2flood the earth again;

So I have sworn that I will bnot be angry with you

Nor will I rebuke you.

10 “For the amountains may be removed and the hills may shake,

But My lovingkindness will not be removed from you,

And My bcovenant of peace will not be shaken,”

Says cthe Lord who has compassion on you.

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