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First Reading: Isaiah 29:17-24 Thus says the Lord GOD: But a very little while, and Lebanon shall be changed into an orchard, and the orchard be regarded as a forest! On that day the deaf shall hear the words of a book; And out of gloom and darkness, the eyes of the blind shall see. The lowly will ever find joy in the LORD, and the poor rejoice in the Holy One of Israel. For the tyrant will be no more and the arrogant will have gone; All who are alert to do evil will be cut off, those whose…

First Reading: Isaiah 29:17-24 Thus says the Lord GOD: But a very little while, and Lebanon shall be changed into an orchard, and the orchard be regarded as a forest! On that day the deaf shall hear the words of a book; And out of gloom and darkness, the eyes of the blind shall see. The lowly will ever find joy in the LORD, and the poor rejoice in the Holy One of Israel. For the tyrant will be no more and the arrogant will have gone; All who are alert to do evil will be cut off, those whose…

“The sovereign master says, “These people say they are loyal to me; they say wonderful things about me, but they are not really loyal to me. Their worship consists of nothing but man-made ritual.” ‭‭Isaiah‬ ‭29:13‬ ‭NET‬‬ http://bible.com/107/isa.29.13.net

“The sovereign master says, “These people say they are loyal to me; they say wonderful things about me, but they are not really loyal to me. Their worship consists of nothing but man-made ritual.” ‭‭Isaiah‬ ‭29:13‬ ‭NET‬‬ http://bible.com/107/isa.29.13.net

Word For Today: Isaiah 29 - https://christiantruther.com/wft/word-for-today-isaiah-29/

Word For Today: Isaiah 29 - https://christiantruther.com/wft/word-for-today-isaiah-29/

"...their hearts are somewhere else. Their religion is nothing but human rules and traditions, which they have simply memorized." Isaiah 29:13 GNT

"...their hearts are somewhere else. Their religion is nothing but human rules and traditions, which they have simply memorized." Isaiah 29:13 GNT

Did you know that instead of directly quoting Isaiah 29, Nephi adapted it to his own prophecy? Learn how ancient Jews used what scholars call “pesher,” an interpretive commentary on scripture.

Did you know that instead of directly quoting Isaiah 29, Nephi adapted it to his own prophecy? Learn how ancient Jews used what scholars call “pesher,” an interpretive commentary on scripture.

The Lord says: “These people come near to me with their mouth and honor me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me. Their worship of me is based on merely human rules they have been taught.   Therefore once more I will astound these people with wonder upon wonder; the wisdom of the wise will perish, the intelligence of the intelligent will vanish.”  Isaiah 29:13-14 #heartforgod #awesomegod

The Lord says: “These people come near to me with their mouth and honor me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me. Their worship of me is based on merely human rules they have been taught. Therefore once more I will astound these people with wonder upon wonder; the wisdom of the wise will perish, the intelligence of the intelligent will vanish.” Isaiah 29:13-14 #heartforgod #awesomegod

The Lord says: “These people come near to me with their mouth and honor me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me. Their worship of me is based on merely human rules they have been taught. Isaiah 29:13 NIV http://bible.com/111/isa.29.13.

The Lord says: “These people come near to me with their mouth and honor me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me. Their worship of me is based on merely human rules they have been taught. Isaiah 29:13 NIV http://bible.com/111/isa.29.13.

Isaiah 29:13; The Lord says:“These people come near to me with their mouthand honor me with their lips,but their hearts are far from me.Their worship of meis based on merely human rules they have been taught.# Hebrew; Septuagint They worship me in vain; / their teachings are merely human rules

Isaiah 29:13; The Lord says:“These people come near to me with their mouthand honor me with their lips,but their hearts are far from me.Their worship of meis based on merely human rules they have been taught.# Hebrew; Septuagint They worship me in vain; / their teachings are merely human rules

13 And the Lord said: "Because this people draw near with their mouth and honor me with their lips, while their hearts are far from me, and their fear of me is a commandment taught by men, (‭Isaiah‬ ‭29‬:‭13‬ ESV)

13 And the Lord said: "Because this people draw near with their mouth and honor me with their lips, while their hearts are far from me, and their fear of me is a commandment taught by men, (‭Isaiah‬ ‭29‬:‭13‬ ESV)

Therefore the LORD will wait, that He may be gracious to you ... Isaiah 30:18 | scripture pictures at alittleperspective.com

Therefore the LORD will wait, that He may be gracious to you ... Isaiah 30:18 | scripture pictures at alittleperspective.com

Isaiah 29:13; Wherefore the Lord said, Forasmuch as this people draw near me with their mouth, and with their lips do honour me, but have removed their heart far from me, and their fear toward me is taught by the precept of men:

Isaiah 29:13; Wherefore the Lord said, Forasmuch as this people draw near me with their mouth, and with their lips do honour me, but have removed their heart far from me, and their fear toward me is taught by the precept of men:

“People draw near with their mouth and honor me with their lips, while their hearts are far from me." Isaiah 29:13 #drawnear #spotlight

“People draw near with their mouth and honor me with their lips, while their hearts are far from me." Isaiah 29:13 #drawnear #spotlight

Isaiah 29:13-14 ESV  And the Lord said: “Because this people draw near with their mouth and honor me with their lips, while their hearts are far from me, and their fear of me is a commandment taught by men,  therefore, behold, I will again do wonderful things with this people, with wonder upon wonder; and the wisdom of their wise men shall perish, and the discernment of their discerning men shall be hidden.”

Isaiah 29:13-14 ESV And the Lord said: “Because this people draw near with their mouth and honor me with their lips, while their hearts are far from me, and their fear of me is a commandment taught by men, therefore, behold, I will again do wonderful things with this people, with wonder upon wonder; and the wisdom of their wise men shall perish, and the discernment of their discerning men shall be hidden.”

Isaiah‬ ‭29:13‬ (‭NKJV) - “Therefore the Lord said:  “Inasmuch as these people draw near with their mouths   And honor Me with their lips,   But have removed their hearts far from Me,   And their fear toward Me is taught by the commandment of men,”

Isaiah‬ ‭29:13‬ (‭NKJV) - “Therefore the Lord said: “Inasmuch as these people draw near with their mouths And honor Me with their lips, But have removed their hearts far from Me, And their fear toward Me is taught by the commandment of men,”