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The Book of Isaiah: Is.45:1-4- “Surname”

Here we get a prophecy which is unusual. It is a Messianic prophecy alright but significance of the verse and symbols used bring the two narrative bodies namely the history of Israel and of the Gentiles as one.  Prophet Isaiah … Continue reading

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The Book of Isaiah-Is.44:23 “Redemption”

“Sing, O ye heavens; for the Lord hath done it: shout, ye lower parts of the earth: break forth into singing, ye mountains, O forest, and every tree therein: for the Lord hath redeemed Jacob, and glorified himself in Israel(v.23)”. When we speak of … Continue reading

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The Book of Isaiah- Is.44:21-28 The Anointed One

In this Holy Week we are celebrating the death and resurrection of our Lord Redeemer. In the present passage from the Book of Isaiah let us first consider the verse: “Thus saith the Lord, thy redeemer, and he that formed thee … Continue reading

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The Book of Isaiah-Is.44:8-20- “God: deconstructed

Dictionary gives two meanings to the word deconstruct. One meaning is in context of analyzing a text into ideas or concepts. Second meaning arises from breaking down an existing object and reassembling the parts not necessarily for the original purpose. … Continue reading

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The Book of Isaiah-Is.11:2-5 -” Seven lamps of fire”

Here we shall look at the Spirit of God which is symbolized by seven lamps of burning before the throne of God(Re.4:5). Consider this is a memorial of God indicating divine nature in expression. God is a Spirit so it … Continue reading

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The Book of Isaiah: Is.11:1-6 -“The Father-Son Relationship

“And there shall come forth a rod out of the stem of Jesse, and a Branch shall grow out of his roots:(v.1) Jesus Christ called himself the Son of man. He was God the Son. In becoming man he did … Continue reading

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The Book of Isaiah-Is.10:21-34- “Return unto me”

“Hearken unto me, O house of Jacob, and all the remnant of the house of Israel, which are borne by me from the belly, which are carried from the womb:(Is.46:3). The nation of Israel is the firstborn of God. This … Continue reading

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