I have been reading this passage of scripture and it has blessed me! It always remind me of what our Lord did for us. May it bless you also.

The Suffering Servant: Isaiah 54

Who has believed our message? 
And to whom has the arm of the LORD been revealed? 
For He grew up before Him like a tender [a]shoot, 
And like a root out of parched ground; 
He has no stately form or majesty 
That we should look upon Him, 
Nor appearance that we should [b]be attracted to Him. 
He was despised and forsaken of men, 
A man of sorrows and acquainted with [d]grief; 
And like one from whom men hide their face 
He was despised, and we did not esteem Him.
Surely our griefs He Himself bore, 
And our sorrows He carried; 
Yet we ourselves esteemed Him stricken, 
Smitten of God, and afflicted. 
But He was pierced through for our transgressions, 
He was crushed for our iniquities; 
The chastening for our [i]well-being fell upon Him, 
And by His scourging we are healed. 
All of us like sheep have gone astray, 
Each of us has turned to his own way; 
But the LORD has caused the iniquity of us all 
To fall on Him.
He was oppressed and He was afflicted, 
Yet He did not open His mouth; 
Like a lamb that is led to slaughter, 
And like a sheep that is silent before its shearers, 
So He did not open His mouth. 
By oppression and judgment He was taken away; 
And as for His generation, who considered 
That He was cut off out of the land of the living 
For the transgression of my people, to whom the stroke was due? 
His grave was assigned with wicked men, 
Yet He was with a rich man in His death, 
Because He had done no violence, 
Nor was there any deceit in His mouth.
But the LORD was pleased 
To crush Him, putting Him to grief; 
If He would render Himself as a guilt offering, 
He will see His [n]offspring, 
He will prolong His days, 
And the good pleasure of the LORD will prosper in His hand. As a result of the anguish of His soul, 
He will see [q]it and be satisfied; 
By His knowledge the Righteous One, 
My Servant, will justify the many, 
As He will bear their iniquities. 
Therefore, I will allot Him a portion with the great, 
And He will divide the booty with the strong; 
Because He poured out Himself to death, 
And was numbered with the transgressors; 
Yet He Himself bore the sin of many, 
And interceded for the transgressors.

Thank You Jesus, Amen.

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