Tag Archives: Isaiah 16

years of a hired worker

Isaiah 16:12-14 12 And this is going to happen: when Moab appears, when he is tired at the high place and he comes to his temple to pray, he will not prevail. 13 This was the former word that Yahveh … Continue reading

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gut moaning like a harp

Isaiah 16:6-11 6 We have heard how exalted Moab is –very proud that his majesty is exalted– and his arrogance. What he boasts is not so. 7 For this reason Moab will howl; everyone belonging to Moab will howl, for … Continue reading

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be a hiding place for them

Isaiah 16:1-5 1 Send a ram to the ruler of the land, from Sela desert to the mountain of daughter Zion. 2 And this will happen: the daughters of Moab at the fords of Arnon will be like a bird … Continue reading

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shelter the outcasts

Isaiah 15-16 Though the prophet predicts a sudden attack, humiliating Moab, and God is behind the attack  — he also commands the inhabitants of Judah to grant asylum to the fleeing Moabites.   The people of God are not to gloat … Continue reading

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