KJV ISA8 with Strong's Hebrew/GreekISA7.htm ISA9.htm
8:1 Moreover the LORD [H3068] said [H559] unto me, Take [H3947] thee a great [H1419] roll [H1549] , and write [H3789] in it with a man's [H582] pen [H2747] concerning Mahershalalhashbaz [H4122] .(Mahershalalhashbaz: Heb. In making speed to the spoil he hasteneth the prey, or, Make speed, etc)
8:2 And I took [H5749] unto me faithful [H539] witnesses [H5707] to record [H5749] , Uriah [H223] the priest [H3548] , and Zechariah [H2148] the son [H1121] of Jeberechiah [H3000] .
8:3 And I went [H7126] unto the prophetess [H5031] ; and she conceived [H2029] , and bare [H3205] a son [H1121] . Then said [H559] the LORD [H3068] to me, Call [H7121] his name [H8034] Mahershalalhashbaz [H4122] .(went: Heb. approached)
8:4 For before the child [H5288] shall have knowledge [H3045] to cry [H7121] , My father [H1] , and my mother [H517] , the riches [H2428] of Damascus [H1834] and the spoil [H7998] of Samaria [H8111] shall be taken away [H5375] before [H6440] the king [H4428] of Assyria [H804] .(the riches: or, he that is before the king of Assyria shall take away the riches, etc)
8:5 The LORD [H3068] spake [H1696] also unto me again [H3254] , saying [H559] ,
8:6 Forasmuch [H3282] as this people [H5971] refuseth [H3988] the waters [H4325] of Shiloah [H7975] that go [H1980] softly [H328] , and rejoice [H4885] in Rezin [H7526] and Remaliah's [H7425] son [H1121] ;
8:7 Now therefore, behold, the Lord [H136] bringeth up [H5927] upon them the waters [H4325] of the river [H5104] , strong [H6099] and many [H7227] , [even] the king [H4428] of Assyria [H804] , and all his glory [H3519] : and he shall come up [H5927] over all his channels [H650] , and go over [H1980] all his banks [H1415] :
8:8 And he shall pass [H2498] through Judah [H3063] ; he shall overflow [H7857] and go over [H5674] , he shall reach [H5060] [even] to the neck [H6677] ; and the stretching out [H4298] of his wings [H3671] shall fill [H4393] the breadth [H7341] of thy land [H776] , O Immanuel [H6005] [H410] .(stretching: Heb. fulness of the breadth of thy land shall be the stretchings out of his wings)
8:9 Associate [H7489] yourselves, O ye people [H5971] , and ye shall be broken in pieces [H2865] ; and give ear [H238] , all [H3605] ye of far [H4801] countries [H776] : gird [H247] yourselves, and ye shall be broken in pieces [H2865] ; gird [H247] yourselves, and ye shall be broken in pieces [H2865] .(people and: or, people, yet)
8:10 Take [H5779] counsel [H6098] together [H5779] , and it shall come to nought [H6565] ; speak [H1696] the word [H1697] , and it shall not stand [H6965] : for God [H410] [is] with us.
8:11 For the LORD [H3068] spake [H559] thus to me with a strong [H2393] hand [H3027] , and instructed [H3256] me that I should not walk [H3212] in the way [H1870] of this people [H5971] , saying [H559] ,(with: Heb. in strength of hand)
8:12 Say [H559] ye not, A confederacy [H7195] , to all [them to] whom this people [H5971] shall say [H559] , A confederacy [H7195] ; neither fear [H3372] ye their fear [H4172] , nor be afraid [H6206] .
8:13 Sanctify [H6942] the LORD [H3068] of hosts [H6635] himself; and [let] him [be] your fear [H4172] , and [let] him [be] your dread [H6206] .
8:14 And he shall be for a sanctuary [H4720] ; but for a stone [H68] of stumbling [H5063] and for a rock [H6697] of offence [H4383] to both [H8147] the houses [H1004] of Israel [H3478] , for a gin [H6341] and for a snare [H4170] to the inhabitants [H3427] of Jerusalem [H3389] .
8:15 And many [H7227] among them shall stumble [H3782] , and fall [H5307] , and be broken [H7665] , and be snared [H3369] , and be taken [H3920] .
8:16 Bind up [H6887] the testimony [H8584] , seal [H2856] the law [H8451] among my disciples [H3928] .
8:17 And I will wait [H2442] upon the LORD [H3068] , that hideth [H5641] his face [H6440] from the house [H1004] of Jacob [H3290] , and I will look [H6960] for him.
8:18 Behold, I and the children [H3206] whom the LORD [H3068] hath given [H5414] me [are] for signs [H226] and for wonders [H4159] in Israel [H3478] from the LORD [H3068] of hosts [H6635] , which dwelleth [H7931] in mount [H2022] Zion [H6726] .
8:19 And when they shall say [H559] unto you, Seek [H1875] unto them that have familiar spirits [H178] , and unto wizards [H3049] that peep [H6850] , and that mutter [H1897] : should not a people [H5971] seek [H1875] unto their God [H430] ? for the living [H2416] to the dead [H4191] ?
8:20 To the law [H8451] and to the testimony [H8584] : if they speak [H559] not according to this word [H1697] , [it is] because [there is] no light [H7837] in them.(no: Heb. no morning)
8:21 And they shall pass [H5674] through it, hardly bestead [H7185] and hungry [H7457] : and it shall come to pass, that when they shall be hungry [H7456] , they shall fret [H7107] themselves, and curse [H7043] their king [H4428] and their God [H430] , and look [H6437] upward [H4605] .
8:22 And they shall look [H5027] unto the earth [H776] ; and behold trouble [H6869] and darkness [H2825] , dimness [H4588] of anguish [H6695] ; and [they shall be] driven [H5080] to darkness [H653] .