1 Thus says Yahweh: Where is your mother's writ of divorce by which I repudiated her? Or to which of my creditors have I sold you? Look, you have been sold for your own misdeeds, your mother was repudiated for your acts of rebellion.
Deut 32:30 Jer 3:8 2Kgs 4:1 Matt 18:25 Neh 5:5 Isa 52:3 Deut 24:1-4
2 Why was there no one there when I came? Why did no one answer when I called? Is my hand too short to redeem? Have I not strength to save? Look, with a threat I can dry the sea, and turn rivers to desert; the fish in them go rotten for want of water and die of thirst.
Isa 59:1 Josh 3:16 Num 11:23 Exod 14:21 Nah 1:4 Gen 18:14 Isa 66:4
3 I dress the heavens in black, I cover them in sackcloth.
Rev 6:12 Exod 10:21 Matt 27:45 Ps 18:11-12
4 Lord Yahweh has given me a disciple's tongue, for me to know how to give a word of comfort to the weary. Morning by morning he makes my ear alert to listen like a disciple.
Luke 21:15 Jer 1:9 John 7:15-17 Prov 15:23 Prov 25:11 Exod 4:11-12 Luke 4:22
5 Lord Yahweh has opened my ear and I have not resisted, I have not turned away.
John 14:31 Heb 5:8 Phil 2:8 John 8:29 John 15:10 Matt 26:39 Isa 35:5
6 I have offered my back to those who struck me, my cheeks to those who plucked my beard; I have not turned my face away from insult and spitting.
Matt 26:67 Mark 15:19 Mark 14:65 Isa 53:5 John 18:22 Matt 27:30 Heb 12:2
7 Lord Yahweh comes to my help, this is why insult has not touched me, this is why I have set my face like flint and know that I shall not be put to shame.
Ezek 3:8-9 Heb 13:6 Isa 42:1 Ps 89:21-27 Isa 49:8 1Pet 4:16 John 16:33
8 He who grants me saving justice is near! Who will bring a case against me? Let us appear in court together! Who has a case against me? Let him approach me!
Isa 41:1 Rom 8:32-34 Rev 12:10 1Tim 3:16 Deut 19:17 Exod 22:9 Isa 41:21
9 Look, Lord Yahweh is coming to my help! Who dares condemn me? Look at them, all falling apart like moth-eaten clothes!
Job 13:28 Heb 1:11-12 Isa 41:10 Isa 51:6-8 Ps 39:11 Ps 102:26
10 Which of you fears Yahweh and listens to his servant's voice? Which of you walks in darkness and sees no light? Let him trust in the name of Yahweh and lean on his God!
John 12:46 Ps 25:14 Isa 9:2 Mic 7:7-9 Job 29:3 1Pet 5:7 Ps 25:12
11 Look, all you who light a fire and arm yourselves with firebrands, walk by the light of your fire and the firebrands you have kindled! This is what you will get from me: you will lie down in torment!
Jer 17:5-7 Matt 15:6-8 Rom 1:21-22 Rom 10:3 Isa 28:15-20 John 9:39 Jonah 2:8