Isaiah 59 – Part 4

We continue our series in Isaiah 58-59, with guest writer Rev. Christine Redwood.

Confession

If you’ve traveled with me through all this sin it is almost a relief to come to this new section! It commences with the point of view switching to the people. Collectively they speak in the first person plural (‘we/us’):

So justice is far from us, and righteousness does not reach us. We look for light, but all is darkness; for brightness, but we walk in deep shadows. Isaiah 59:9

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