The increase of his government and peace shall have none end: he shall sit upon the throne of David, and upon his kingdom, to order it, and to stablish it with judgment, and with justice, from henceforth, even forever: [a]the zeal of the Lord of hosts will perform this.

¶ The Lord hath sent a word into Jacob, and it lighted upon [b]Israel.

And all the people shall know, even Ephraim, and the inhabitant of Samaria, that say in the pride and presumption of their heart,

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Footnotes

  1. Isaiah 9:7 His singular love and care for his elect.
  2. Isaiah 9:8 This is another prophecy against them of Samaria, which were mockers and contemners of God’s promises and menaces.
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