The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
far off, and to him that is near, saith the LORD; and I will heal him.
ISA 57:20 But the wicked are like the troubled sea, when it cannot
rest, whose waters cast up mire and dirt.
ISA 57:21 There is no peace, saith my God, to the wicked.
ISA 58:1 Cry aloud, spare not, lift up thy voice like a trumpet, and
shew my people their transgression, and the house of Jacob their sins.
ISA 58:2 Yet they seek me daily, and delight to know my ways, as a
nation that did righteousness, and forsook not the ordinance of their
God: they ask of me the ordinances of justice; they take delight in
approaching to God.
ISA 58:3 Wherefore have we fasted, say they, and thou seest not?
King James Bible