New Living Translation
to give light to those who sit in darkness and in the shadow of death, and to guide us to the path of peace."
King James Bible
To give light to them that sit in darkness and in the shadow of death, to guide our feet into the way of peace.
Darby Bible Translation
to shine upon them who were sitting in darkness and in the shadow of death, to guide our feet into the way of peace.
World English Bible
to shine on those who sit in darkness and the shadow of death; to guide our feet into the way of peace."
Young's Literal Translation
To give light to those sitting in darkness and death-shade, To guide our feet to a way of peace.'
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'There was, in the days of Herod the king of Judea, a certain priest named Zacharias, of the course of Abia: and his wife was of the daughters of Aaron, and her name was Elisabeth. 6. And they were both righteous before God, walking in all the commandments and ordinances of the Lord blameless. 7. And they had no child, because that Elisabeth was barren; and they both were now well stricken in years. 8. And it came to pass, that, while he executed the priest's office before God in the order of his …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions Of Holy Scripture
The Dayspring from on High
Fourteenth Day. The Holy one of God.
Some sat in darkness and deepest gloom, imprisoned in iron chains of misery.
The people who walk in darkness will see a great light. For those who live in a land of deep darkness, a light will shine.
I will lead blind Israel down a new path, guiding them along an unfamiliar way. I will brighten the darkness before them and smooth out the road ahead of them. Yes, I will indeed do these things; I will not forsake them.
They don't know where to find peace or what it means to be just and good. They have mapped out crooked roads, and no one who follows them knows a moment's peace.
the people who sat in darkness have seen a great light. And for those who lived in the land where death casts its shadow, a light has shined."
This is the message of Good News for the people of Israel--that there is peace with God through Jesus Christ, who is Lord of all.
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