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4. And an highway shall be there, and
a way, And it shall be called The way of holiness ; [those : 5. The unclean shall not pass over it; but it shall be for
The wayfaring men, though fools, I shall not err. 6. No lion shall be there,
Nor any ravenous beast shall go | up thereon, 7. It shall not be found there;
But the redeemed shall walk there : 8. And the ransomed of JEHOVAH | shall return,
And come to Zion with songs
And everlasting joy up on their heads :
[Is. xliii.] 1. But now thus saith Jehovah that created | thee, O Jacob!
And he that formed | thee, O Israel ! 2. Fear not: for I have redeemed thee,
I have called thee by thy name; I thou art mine. [thee; 3. When thou passest through the waters, | I will be with
And through the rivers, they shall | not overflow thee: 4. When thou walkest through the fire, thou shalt | not be
thee. 6. For I am JE HOVAH thy God,
The Holy One of Israel, thy Saviour.
[Is. xl. 27.]
SELECTION 205. 1. Why sayest | thou, O Jacob !
And speakest | thou, O Israel ! 2. My way is hid from JEHOVAH, And my judgment is passed over | from
God? 3. Hast thou not known? hast | thou not heard,
That the everlasting | GOD, JEHOVAH, 4. The Creator of the ends of the earth,
Fainteth not, neither is weary?
There is no searching of his understanding. 5. He giveth | power to the faint;
And to them that have no might he increaseth strength. 6. Even the youths shall | faint and be weary,
And the young men shall | utterly fall : 7. But they that wait upon JEHOVAH | shall renew strength;
They shall mount up with | wings as eagles ; 8. They shall run, and not be weary;
They shall walk, / and not faint.
SELECTION 206. 1. Yet now hear! 0 | Jacob my servant;
And Israel, whom I have chosen : 2. Thus saith JE HOVAH that made thee,
And formed thee from the womb; l who will help thee: 3. Fear not! 0 | Jacob, my servant ;
And thou, Jesurun, whom I have chosen ! 4. For I will pour water upon him that is thirsty,
And floods uplon the dry ground :
5. I will pour my Spirit up on thy seed,
And my blessing up on thine offspring : 6. And they shall spring up as almong the grass.
As willows by the water courses. 7. One shall say, | I am JEHOVAH'S ;
And another shall call himself by the name of Jacob; 8. And another shall subscribe with his hand to JEHOVAH;
And surname himself by the name of Israel.
SELECTION 207. [Is. liv. 11.] 1. O thou afflicted, tossed with' | tempest, not comforted ! 'Behold! I will lay thy | stones with fair colors,
And lay thy foundation with sapphires. 2. And I will make thy | windows of agates,
And thy 1 gates of carbuncles,
And all thy borders of | pleasant stones. 3. And all thy children shall be taught of JEHOVAH:
And great shall be the peace of thy children. 4. In righteousness shalt thou be established: [fear:
Thou shalt be far from oppression, for thou shalt not
And from terror, for it shall | not come near thee. [me: 5. Behold! they shall surely gather together, but not by Whosoever shall gather together against thee shall | fall
for thy sake. 6. No weapon that is formed against thee shall prosper; And every tongue that shall rise against thee in judge
ment thou shalt condemn. 7. This is the heritage of the servants of JEHOVAH, And their righteousness is of me, | saith JEHOVAH.
[Is. lx] 1. Arise ! shine! for thy | light is come,
And the glory of JEHOVAH is risen upon thee. 2. For, behold! the darkness shall | cover the earth,
And | gross darkness the people. 3. But JEHOVAH shall a rise upon thee, And his glory | shall be seen upon
thee. 4. And the Gentiles shall | come to thy light,
And kings to the brightness of thy rising. 5. Lift up thine eyes round about, and see !
All they gather themselves together, they come to thee: 6. Thy sons shall | come from far,
And thy daughters shall be nursed at thy side. 7. Then thou shalt see, and | flow together,
And thine heart shall | fear, and be enlarged ; 8. Because the abundance of the sea shall be converted to
The forces of the Gentiles shall come to thee.
[Is. lx. 6.]
SELECTION 209. 1. The multitude of camels shall cover thee,
The dromedaries of | Midian and of Ephah: 2. All they from | Sheba shall come;
They shall bring ! gold and incense ;
And they shall show forth the praises of JEHOVAH, 3. All the flocks of Kedar shall be gathered together to thee,
The rams of Nebaioth shall | minister unto thee: 4. They shall come up with acceptance on mine altar,
And I will glorify the house of my glory. 5. Who are these that | fly as a cloud ?
And | as the doves to their windows ? 6. Surely the isles shall | wait for me,
And the ships of Tarshish first, 7. To bring thy | sons from far,
Their silver and their gold with them, 8. Unto the name of JEHOVAH thy God,
[fied thee. And to the Holy One of Israel, because he hath glori
SELECTION 210. [Is. Ix. 10.] 1. And the sons of strangers shall build | up thy walls,
And their kings shall | minister unto thee: 2. For in my | wrath I smote thee,
But in my favor have | I had mercy on thee. 3. Therefore thy gates shall be open continually;
They shall not be shut day nor night; 4. That they may bring to thee the forces of the Gentiles,
And that their kings may be brought. [shall perish; 5. For the nation and kingdom that will not serve | thee
Yea, those nations shall be utterly wasted. 6. The glory of Lebanon shall | come unto thee,
The fir tree, the pine tree, and the box together, 7. To beautify the place of my sanctuary
And I will make the place of my feet glorious. 8. And they shall call thee, The city | of JEHOVAH,
*The Zion of the Holy One of Israel.