59:17 He wears his desire for justice 1 like body armor, 2
and his desire to deliver is like a helmet on his head. 3
He puts on the garments of vengeance 4
and wears zeal like a robe.
59:18 He repays them for what they have done,
dispensing angry judgment to his adversaries
and punishing his enemies. 5
He repays the coastlands. 6
59:19 In the west, people respect 7 the Lord’s reputation; 8
in the east they recognize his splendor. 9
For he comes like a rushing 10 stream
driven on by wind sent from the Lord. 11
1:3 God said, 1 “Let there be 2 light.” 3 And there was light! 1:4 God saw 4 that the light was good, 5 so God separated 6 the light from the darkness. 1:5 God called 7 the light “day” and the darkness 8 “night.” There was evening, and there was morning, marking the first day. 9
1:6 God said, “Let there be an expanse 10 in the midst of the waters and let it separate water 11 from water.