to bring good tidings to the afflicted;m
he has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted,
to proclaim liberty to the captives,
and the opening of the prisonn to those who are bound;
and the day of vengeance of our God;
to comfort all who mourn;
to give them a garland instead of ashes,
the oil of gladness instead of mourning,
the mantle of praise instead of a faint spirit;
that they may be called oaks of righteousness,
the planting of the Lord, that he may be glorified.
they shall raise up the former devastations;
they shall repair the ruined cities,
the devastations of many generations.
Or the opening of the eyes: * the opening