KJV ISA42 with Strong's Hebrew/GreekISA41.htm ISA43.htm
42:1 Behold my servant [H5650] , whom I uphold [H8551] ; mine elect [H972] , [in whom] my soul [H5315] delighteth [H7521] ; I have put [H5414] my spirit [H7307] upon him: he shall bring forth [H3318] judgment [H4941] to the Gentiles [H1471] .
42:2 He shall not cry [H6817] , nor lift up [H5375] , nor cause his voice [H6963] to be heard [H8085] in the street [H2351] .
42:3 A bruised [H7533] reed [H7070] shall he not break [H7665] , and the smoking [H3544] flax [H6594] shall he not quench [H3518] : he shall bring forth [H3318] judgment [H4941] unto truth [H571] .(smoking: or, dimly burning)(quench: Heb. quench it)
42:4 He shall not fail [H3543] nor be discouraged [H7533] , till he have set [H7760] judgment [H4941] in the earth [H776] : and the isles [H339] shall wait [H3176] for his law [H8451] .(discouraged: Heb. broken)
42:5 Thus saith [H559] God [H410] the LORD [H3068] , he that created [H1254] the heavens [H8064] , and stretched them out [H5186] ; he that spread forth [H7554] the earth [H776] , and that which cometh out [H6631] of it; he that giveth [H5414] breath [H5397] unto the people [H5971] upon it, and spirit [H7307] to them that walk [H1980] therein:
42:6 I the LORD [H3068] have called [H7121] thee in righteousness [H6664] , and will hold [H2388] thine hand [H3027] , and will keep [H5341] thee, and give [H5414] thee for a covenant [H1285] of the people [H5971] , for a light [H216] of the Gentiles [H1471] ;
42:7 To open [H6491] the blind [H5787] eyes [H5869] , to bring out [H3318] the prisoners [H616] from the prison [H4525] , [and] them that sit [H3427] in darkness [H2822] out of the prison [H3608] house [H1004] .
42:8 I [am] the LORD [H3068] : that [is] my name [H8034] : and my glory [H3519] will I not give [H5414] to another [H312] , neither my praise [H8416] to graven images [H6456] .
42:9 Behold, the former things [H7223] are come to pass [H935] , and new things [H2319] do I declare [H5046] : before they spring forth [H6779] I tell [H8085] you of them.
42:10 Sing [H7891] unto the LORD [H3068] a new [H2319] song [H7892] , [and] his praise [H8416] from the end [H7097] of the earth [H776] , ye that go down [H3381] to the sea [H3220] , and all that is therein [H4393] ; the isles [H339] , and the inhabitants [H3427] thereof.(all: Heb. the fulness thereof)
42:11 Let the wilderness [H4057] and the cities [H5892] thereof lift up [H5375] [their voice], the villages [H2691] [that] Kedar [H6938] doth inhabit [H3427] : let the inhabitants [H3427] of the rock [H5553] sing [H7442] , let them shout [H6681] from the top [H7218] of the mountains [H2022] .
42:12 Let them give [H7760] glory [H3519] unto the LORD [H3068] , and declare [H5046] his praise [H8416] in the islands [H339] .
42:13 The LORD [H3068] shall go forth [H3318] as a mighty man [H1368] , he shall stir up [H5782] jealousy [H7068] like a man [H376] of war [H4421] : he shall cry [H7321] , yea, roar [H6873] ; he shall prevail [H1396] against his enemies [H341] .(prevail: or, behave himself mightily)
42:14 I have long time [H5769] holden my peace [H2814] ; I have been still [H2790] , [and] refrained [H662] myself: [now] will I cry [H6463] like a travailing woman [H3205] ; I will destroy [H5395] [H8074] and devour [H7602] at once [H3162] .(devour: Heb. swallow, or, sup up)
42:15 I will make waste [H2717] mountains [H2022] and hills [H1389] , and dry up [H3001] all their herbs [H6212] ; and I will make [H7760] the rivers [H5104] islands [H339] , and I will dry up [H3001] the pools [H98] .
42:16 And I will bring [H3212] the blind [H5787] by a way [H1870] [that] they knew [H3045] not; I will lead [H1869] them in paths [H5410] [that] they have not known [H3045] : I will make [H7760] darkness [H4285] light [H216] before [H6440] them, and crooked things [H4625] straight [H4334] . These things [H1697] will I do [H6213] unto them, and not forsake [H5800] them.(straight: Heb. into straightness)
42:17 They shall be turned [H5472] back [H268] , they shall be greatly [H1322] ashamed [H954] , that trust [H982] in graven images [H6459] , that say [H559] to the molten images [H4541] , Ye [are] our gods [H430] .
42:18 Hear [H8085] , ye deaf [H2795] ; and look [H5027] , ye blind [H5787] , that ye may see [H7200] .
42:19 Who [is] blind [H5787] , but my servant [H5650] ? or deaf [H2795] , as my messenger [H4397] [that] I sent [H7971] ? who [is] blind [H5787] as [he that is] perfect [H7999] , and blind [H5787] as the LORD'S [H3068] servant [H5650] ?
42:20 Seeing [H7200] [H7200] many things [H7227] , but thou observest [H8104] not; opening [H6491] the ears [H241] , but he heareth [H8085] not.
42:21 The LORD [H3068] is well pleased [H2654] for his righteousness' [H6664] sake; he will magnify [H1431] the law [H8451] , and make [it] honourable [H142] .(it: or, him)
42:22 But this [is] a people [H5971] robbed [H962] and spoiled [H8154] ; [they are] all of them snared [H6351] in holes [H2352] [H970] , and they are hid [H2244] in prison [H3608] houses [H1004] : they are for a prey [H957] , and none delivereth [H5337] ; for a spoil [H4933] , and none saith [H559] , Restore [H7725] .(they are all: or, in snaring all the young men of them)(for a spoil: Heb. a treading)
42:23 Who among you will give ear [H238] to this? [who] will hearken [H7181] and hear [H8085] for the time to come [H268] ?(for: Heb. for the after time?)
42:24 Who gave [H5414] Jacob [H3290] for a spoil [H4933] [H4882] , and Israel [H3478] to the robbers [H962] ? did not the LORD [H3068] , he against whom [H2098] we have sinned [H2398] ? for they would [H14] not walk [H1980] in his ways [H1870] , neither were they obedient [H8085] unto his law [H8451] .
42:25 Therefore he hath poured [H8210] upon him the fury [H2534] of his anger [H639] , and the strength [H5807] of battle [H4421] : and it hath set him on fire [H3857] round about [H5439] , yet he knew [H3045] not; and it burned [H1197] him, yet he laid [H7760] [it] not to heart [H3820] .