English Standard Version
1Who has believed what he has heard from us?a
And to whom has the arm of the Lord been revealed?
2For he grew up before him like a young plant,
and like a root out of dry ground;
he had no form or majesty that we should look at him,
and no beauty that we should desire him.
3He was despised and rejectedb by men,
a man of sorrowsc and acquainted withd grief;e
and as one from whom men hide their facesf
he was despised, and we esteemed him not.
4Surely he has borne our griefs
7He was oppressed, and he was afflicted,
10Yet it was the will of the Lord to crush him;
a 1 Or Who has believed what we have heard?
b 3 Or forsaken
c 3 Or pains; also verse 4
d 3 Or and knowing
e 3 Or sickness; also verse 4
f 3 Or as one who hides his face from us
g 10 Or he has made him sick
h 10 Or when you make his soul
i 11 Masoretic Text; Dead Sea Scroll he shall see light
j 12 Or with the great
k 12 Or with the numerous
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