He reveals the deep things of darkness, and brings deep shadows
to turn back his life from the place of corruption, that he may be enlightened with the light of life.
Let its morning stars
But when I hoped for good, trouble came; when I expected light, then darkness came.
“I, the Lord, officially commission you;
The sun and moon stand still in their courses;
The sun will no longer supply light for you by day, nor will the moon’s brightness shine on you; the Lord will be your permanent source of light – the splendor of your God will shine upon you.
The Lord has made a promise to Israel. He promises it as the one who fixed the sun to give light by day and the moon and stars to give light by night. He promises it as the one who stirs up the sea so that its waves roll. He promises it as the one who is known as the Lord who rules over all.
Those who call evil good and good evil are as good as dead,
Pay attention to me, my people! Listen to me, my people! For
For this reason deliverance
Your sun will no longer set; your moon will not disappear;
Show the Lord your God the respect that is due him.
I must endure
The just Lord resides
I will lead the blind along an unfamiliar way;
he says, “Is it too insignificant a task for you to be my servant, to reestablish the tribes of Jacob, and restore the remnant