And the daughter of [a]Zion shall remain like a cottage in a vineyard, like a lodge in a garden of cucumbers, and like a besieged city.

Except the Lord of hosts [b]had reserved unto us even a small remnant, we should have been [c]as Sodom, and should have been like unto Gomorrah.

10 Hear the word of the Lord, O [d]princes of Sodom: hearken unto the Law of our God, O people of Gomorrah.

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Footnotes

  1. Isaiah 1:8 That is, Jerusalem.
  2. Isaiah 1:9 Because that he will ever have a Church to call upon his Name.
  3. Isaiah 1:9 That is, all destroyed.
  4. Isaiah 1:10 Ye that for your vices deserved all to be destroyed, as they of Sodom, save that God of his mercy reserved a little number, Lam. 3:22.
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