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Bible Commentaries

Scofield's Reference Notes

Isaiah 59

Verse 4


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Verse 19


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Verse 20


Redemption: Kinsman type, summary. The goel, or Kinsman-Redeemer, is a beautiful type of Christ.

(1) The kinsman redemption was of persons, and an inheritance Leviticus 25:48; Leviticus 25:25; Galatians 4:5; Ephesians 1:7; Ephesians 1:11; Ephesians 1:14

(2) The Redeemer must be a kinsman Leviticus 25:48; Leviticus 25:49; Ruth 3:12; Ruth 3:13; Galatians 4:4; Hebrews 2:14; Hebrews 2:15.

(3) The Redeemer must be able to redeem Ruth 4:4-6; Jeremiah 50:34; John 10:11; John 10:18

(4) Redemption is effected by the goel paying the just demand in full Leviticus 25:27; 1 Peter 1:18; 1 Peter 1:19; Galatians 3:13. (See Scofield "Galatians 3:13- :") See Scofield "Galatians 3:13- :"

come to Zion

The time when the "Redeemer shall come to Zion" is fixed, relatively, by Romans 11:23-29 as following the completion of the Gentile Church. That is also the order of the great dispensational passage, Acts 15:14-17.

In both, the return of the Lord to Zion follows the outcalling of the Church.

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Bibliographical Information
Scofield, C. I. "Scofield Reference Notes on Isaiah 59". "Scofield Reference Notes (1917 Edition)". 1917.