A Day of Recompense and Ransoming
this, the one coming from out of Edom, with
dyed red 1
garments] from out of Bozrah? This one beautiful in his apparel, [3
a mighty]? I reason righteousness and the
case of deliverance.
clothes], and your garments as from a trampled wine vat,
full of that
being trampled? And of the nations there is not a man with me. And I trampled them in my rage, and I broke them in pieces as ground, and led their blood unto the
ground. And all my garments are defiled.
For a day of recompense came upon them, and a year of ransoming is
And I looked, and there was no helper. And I paid attention, and no one assisted. And [3
my], and my rage attended to it.
And I trampled them in
my anger, and I led down their blood unto the
mercy 4of the LORD 1
I remembered]; the virtues of the LORD
in all which he recompenses to us. The LORD
a good] to the house of Israel; he brings upon us according to his mercy, and according to the magnitude of his righteousness.
And he said, [4
my people 1
in no way 3
will disrespect]. And he became to them for deliverance,
from out of all their affliction. Not an ambassador, nor an angel, but he, the LORD
delivered them, because of loving them. And he spared them -- he ransomed them, and he took them, and raised them all the days of the eon.
But they resisted persuasion, and provoked [2
his holy]. And [2
against them 1the LORD
] for enmity; he waged war against them.
And he remembered [2
everlasting]; the bringing up from the land the shepherd of the sheep. Where is the one putting [4
the one leading [2
by the 3
right hand 1
Moses], the one being the
arm of his glory? He prevailed over water in front of him; he made for himself [2
He led them through the deep as a horse through a wilderness, and they tired not.
And as cattle led
through a plain, [4
of 3the LORD
], and guided them. Thus you led your people to make for yourself [2
Turn from heaven, and look from [2
your holy], and from
your glory! Where is your zeal and your strength? Where is the abundance of your mercy and your compassions, that you withheld from us?
For you are our father. For Abraham did not know us, and Israel did not recognize us. But you, O LORD
our father, rescue us! From the
beginning your name [2
Why did you wander us, O LORD
, from your way? You hardened our hearts to not fear you? Return on account of your servants! on account of the tribes of your inheritance.
a little 1
we should inherit 4
of your holy]. Our adversaries trampled your sanctuary.
We became as from the
beginning when you did not rule us, nor was [2
your name] upon us.