1In the year of King Uzziah’s death, I saw the Lord sitting on a throne, lofty and exalted, with the train of His robe filling the temple.
2Seraphim stood above Him, each having six wings; with two he covered his face, and with two he covered his feet, and with two he flew.
3And one called out to another and said,
4And the foundations of the thresholds trembled at the voice of him who called out, while the temple was filling with smoke.
5Then I said,
6Then one of the seraphim flew to me, with a burning coal in his hand which he had taken from the altar with tongs. 7And he touched my mouth with it and said, “Behold, this has touched your lips; and your iniquity is taken away, and your sin is forgiven.”
8Then I heard the voice of the Lord, saying, “Whom shall I send, and who will go for Us?” Then I said, “Here am I. Send me!”
9And He said, “Go, and tell this people:
10“Render the hearts of this people insensitive,
11Then I said, “Lord, how long?” And He answered,
12“The LORD has removed men far away,
13“Yet there will be a tenth portion in it,