THE BOOK OF THE PROPHET
Second Coming shall be a day of vengeance and also the year of the redeemed of the Lord—Then shall the saints praise the Lord and acknowledge him as their father.
this that acometh
, with dyed garments from Bozrah? this that is
glorious in his apparel, travelling in the greatness of his strength? I that speak in righteousness, mighty to save.
Wherefore art thou ared
in thine apparel, and thy garments like him that treadeth in the bwinefat
I have trodden the awinepress
alone; and of the people there was
none with me: for I will tread them in mine anger, and trample them in my fury; and their blood shall be bsprinkled
upon my garments, and I will stain all my raiment.
And I looked, and there was
none to help; and I wondered that there was
none to uphold: therefore mine own arm brought asalvation
unto me; and my fury, it upheld me.
And I will tread down the people in mine anger, and amake
them drunk in my fury, and I will bring down their strength to the earth.
¶ I will mention the alovingkindnesses
of the Lord
the praises of the Lord
, according to all that the Lord
hath bestowed on us, and the great bgoodness
toward the house of Israel, which he hath bestowed on them according to his mercies, and according to the multitude of his lovingkindnesses.
For he said, Surely they are
my people, children that
will not lie: so he was their aSaviour
¶ But they arebelled
, and bvexed
Spirit: therefore he was turned to be their denemy
he fought against them.
remembered the days of old, Moses, and
his people, saying,
he that brought them up out of the bsea
with the cshepherd
of his dflock
? where is
he that put his holy Spirit within ehim
That led them
by the right hand of aMoses
with his glorious arm, bdividing
the water before them, to make himself an everlasting name?
That led them through the deep, as an horse in the wilderness, that they should not stumble?
a beast goeth down into the valley, the bSpirit
of the Lord
to rest: so didst thou lead thy people, to make thyself a glorious dname
down from heaven, and behold from the habitation of thy bholiness
and of thy glory: where is
thy zeal and thy strength, cthe
sounding of thy bowels and of thy mercies toward me? are they restrained?
Doubtless thou art
, though Abraham bbe
ignorant of us, and Israel acknowledge us not: thou, O Lord
our father, our redeemer; thy name is
¶ O Lord
, why hast thou amade
us to err from thy ways, and bhardened
our heart from thy fear? Return for thy servants’ sake, the tribes of thine inheritance.
of thy holiness have possessed it
but a little while: our adversaries have btrodden
down thy sanctuary.
We are thine:
thou never barest rule over them; they were not called by thy aname