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1Nevertheless #Is. 8:22the gloom will not be upon her who is distressed,As when at #2 Kin. 15:29; 2 Chr. 16:4first He lightly esteemedThe land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali,And #Matt. 4:13–16afterward more heavily oppressed her,By the way of the sea, beyond the Jordan,In Galilee of the Gentiles.2#Matt. 4:16; Luke 1:79; 2 Cor. 4:6; Eph. 5:8The people who walked in darknessHave seen a great light;Those who dwelt in the land of the shadow of death,Upon them a light has shined.3You have multiplied the nationAnd increased its joy;They rejoice before YouAccording to the joy of harvest,As men rejoice #Judg. 5:30when they divide the spoil.4For You have broken the yoke of his burdenAnd the staff of his shoulder,The rod of his oppressor,As in the day of #Judg. 7:22Midian.5For every warrior’s sandal from the noisy battle,And garments rolled in blood,#Is. 66:15Will be used for burning and fuel of fire.6#(Is. 7:14; Luke 2:11); John 1:45For unto us a Child is born,Unto us a #Luke 2:7; (John 3:16; 1 John 4:9)Son is given;And #(Matt. 28:18; 1 Cor. 15:25); Rev. 12:5the government will be upon His shoulder.And His name will be called#Judg. 13:18Wonderful, Counselor, #Titus 2:13Mighty God,Everlasting Father, #Eph. 2:14Prince of Peace.7Of the increase of His government and peace#Dan. 2:44; Matt. 1:1, 6; Luke 1:32, 33; John 7:42There will be no end,Upon the throne of David and over His kingdom,To order it and establish it with judgment and justiceFrom that time forward, even forever.The #Is. 37:32zeal of the Lord of hosts will perform this.