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Arno Gaebelein's Annotated Bible
Isaiah 20

 

 

Verses 1-6

CHAPTER 20

The Near-Punishment of Egypt by Assyria

1. Isaiah walks naked and barefooted (Isaiah 20:1-2) 2. The meaning of his action (Isaiah 20:3) 3. Egypt punished by Assyria (Isaiah 20:4-6) A strong party in Jerusalem looked to Egypt for help from the threatening Assyrian invasion. This prophecy shows the utter hopelessness of expecting help from Egypt. The victory of Assyria over Egypt is predicted.

 


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Gaebelein, Arno Clemens. "Commentary on Isaiah 20:4". "Gaebelein's Annotated Bible". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/gab/isaiah-20.html. 1913-1922.

Lectionary Calendar
Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019
the Week of Proper 24 / Ordinary 29
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