The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
secret from the beginning; from the time that it was, there am I: and
now the Lord GOD, and his Spirit, hath sent me.
ISA 48:17 Thus saith the LORD, thy Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel; I
am the LORD thy God which teacheth thee to profit, which leadeth thee by
the way that thou shouldest go.
ISA 48:18 O that thou hadst hearkened to my commandments! then had thy
peace been as a river, and thy righteousness as the waves of the sea:
ISA 48:19 Thy seed also had been as the sand, and the offspring of thy
bowels like the gravel thereof; his name should not have been cut off
nor destroyed from before me.
ISA 48:20 Go ye forth of Babylon, flee ye from the Chaldeans, with a
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