Monday, April 16, 2007

Verses of the Day: Isaiah 61:1-4

The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me, because the LORD has anointed me to bring good news to the poor, he has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to those who are bound; to proclaim the year of the Lord's favor, and the day of vengeance of our God; to comfort all who mourn; to grant those who mourn in Zion - to give them a beautiful headdress instead of ashes, the oil of gladness instead of mourning, the garment of praise instead of a faint spirit; that they may be called oaks of righteousness, the planting of the Lord, that he may be glorified. They shall build up the ancient ruins; they shall raise up the former devastations; they shall repair the ruined cities, the devastations of many generations.

2 comments:

Jungle Mom said...

Hello from Venezuela. Not even sure ho I ended up here at your blog, but I have bookmarked it.

Sista Cala said...

perhaps she found you from my blogroll. I had left some comments on her site last week.