I will raise up Cyrus in righteousness, and I will make all his ways straight. He will rebuild My city and set My exiles free, but not for payment or reward," says the LORD of Hosts.
Cross References2 Chronicles 36:22
In the first year of Cyrus king of Persia, to fulfill the word of the LORD spoken through Jeremiah, the LORD stirred the spirit of Cyrus king of Persia to send a proclamation throughout his kingdom and to put it in writing as follows:
2 Chronicles 36:23
"This is what Cyrus king of Persia says: 'The LORD, the God of heaven, who has given me all the kingdoms of the earth, has appointed me to build a house for Him at Jerusalem in Judah. Whoever among you belongs to His people, may the LORD his God be with him.'"
in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will make your paths straight.
who turned the world into a desert and destroyed its cities, who refused to let the captives return to their homes?"
Who has aroused the one from the east and called him to his feet in righteousness? He hands nations over to him and subdues kings before him. He turns them to dust with his sword, to windblown chaff with his bow.
who says of Cyrus, 'My shepherd will fulfill all that I desire,' who says of Jerusalem, 'She will be rebuilt,' and of the temple, 'Let its foundation be laid.'"
"I will go before you and level the mountains; I will break down the gates of bronze and cut through the bars of iron.
For this is what the LORD says: "You were sold for nothing, and without money you will be redeemed.
Writhe in agony, O Daughter of Zion, like a woman in labor. For now you will leave the city and camp in the open fields. You will go to Babylon; there you will be rescued; there the LORD will redeem you from the hand of your enemies!
Chapter Outline1. God calls Cyrus for his church's sake
5. By his omnipotence he challenges obedience
20. He convinces the idols of vanity by his saving power
Jump to PreviousAlmighty Armies Build Building Captives Captivity City Cyrus Direct Exiles Free Hosts Level Nations Overcome Price Prisoners Raise Raised Rebuild Reward Righteousness Roused Smooth Stirred Straight Victory Ways Work
Jump to NextAlmighty Armies Build Building Captives Captivity City Cyrus Direct Exiles Free Hosts Level Nations Overcome Price Prisoners Raise Raised Rebuild Reward Righteousness Roused Smooth Stirred Straight Victory Ways Work
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Isaiah 41:2, 25
Isaiah 48:14, 15
Isaiah 45:1, 2
he shall build
2 Chronicles 36:22, 23
Isaiah 52:2, 3
1 Peter 1:18, 19
LinksIsaiah 45:13 NIV
Isaiah 45:13 NLT
Isaiah 45:13 ESV
Isaiah 45:13 NASB
Isaiah 45:13 KJV
Isaiah 45:13 Bible Apps
Isaiah 45:13 Parallel
Isaiah 45:13 Biblia Paralela
Isaiah 45:13 Chinese Bible
Isaiah 45:13 French Bible
Isaiah 45:13 German Bible
Isaiah 45:13 Commentaries