Today, 22 july 2019

King James version (en)

The people that walked in darkness have seen a great light: they that dwell in the land of the shadow of death, upon them hath the light shined.

Wesley's Notes

Joy in the midst of affliction,  9:1-5.
The birth, person, office, and kingdom of Christ,  9:6-7.
Judgments for their pride,  9:8-12.
For their impenitency and hypocrisy,  9:13-21.

The people - Israel and Judah. Darkness - The expression is general and so may well comprehend both calamity and ignorance, idolatry and profaneness, in which those parts were eminently involved.Have seen - Shall see at the coming of the Messiah.



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