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shall say, A confederacy; neither fear ye their fear, nor be afraid.
ISA 8:13 Sanctify the LORD of hosts himself; and let him be your fear,
and let him be your dread.
ISA 8:14 And he shall be for a sanctuary; but for a stone of stumbling
and for a rock of offence to both the houses of Israel, for a gin and
for a snare to the inhabitants of Jerusalem.
ISA 8:15 And many among them shall stumble, and fall, and be broken,
and be snared, and be taken.
ISA 8:16 Bind up the testimony, seal the law among my disciples.
ISA 8:17 And I will wait upon the LORD, that hideth his face from the
house of Jacob, and I will look for him.
King James Bible