44 “Yet hear me now, O Jacob My servant,
And Israel whom I have chosen.
And formed you from the womb, who will help you:
‘Fear not, O Jacob My servant;
And you, Jeshurun, whom I have chosen.
And floods on the dry ground;
I will pour My Spirit on your descendants,
And My blessing on your offspring;
Like willows by the watercourses.’
Another will call himself by the name of Jacob;
Another will write with his hand, ‘The Lord’s,’
And name himself by the name of Israel.
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