Every Knee… and Every Tongue (Isaiah in Philippians 2:10-11)

For the first time that I can remember (after nearly 30 years of reading the Bible) I noticed the connection between Isaiah 45:23 and Philippians 2:10-11. Paul clearly sees this Isaiah passage as being “about” Jesus. Isaiah 45:23 English: …because to me every knee shall bow and every tongue acknowledge (=confess) God… Greek: ὅτι ἐμοὶ … Continue reading Every Knee… and Every Tongue (Isaiah in Philippians 2:10-11)

Greek Isaiah in a Year, Weeks 37 and 38 (Isa 44:21-46:13)

Some beautiful verses kick off this week in Greek Isaiah in a Year: Remember this, Jacob, and Israel, for thou art my servant; I formed thee for my servant, and thou, Israel, forget not me. For behold, I have blotted out thy transgressions as a cloud, and thy sins as darkness; turn thou to me, and I … Continue reading Greek Isaiah in a Year, Weeks 37 and 38 (Isa 44:21-46:13)

Greek Isaiah in a Year, Weeks 35 and 36 (Isa 42:22-44:20)

This week and next week in Greek Isaiah in a Year will cover Isaiah 42:22-44:20. Here are the readings for each day: 07/29/13   Isa 42:22–25 07/30/13   Isa 43:1–6 07/31/13   Isa 43:7–11 08/01/13   Isa 43:12–16 08/02/13   Isa 43:17–22 08/05/13   Isa 43:23–28 08/06/13   Isa 44:1–5 08/07/13   Isa 44:6–8 08/08/13 … Continue reading Greek Isaiah in a Year, Weeks 35 and 36 (Isa 42:22-44:20)

Greek Isaiah in a Year, Weeks 33 and 34 (Isa 41:1-42:21)

This week and next week in Greek Isaiah in a Year will cover Isaiah 41:1-42:21. Here are the readings for each day: 07/15/13   Isa 41:1–5 07/16/13   Isa 41:6–10 07/17/13   Isa 41:11–15 07/18/13   Isa 41:16–20 07/19/13   Isa 41:21–24 07/22/13   Isa 41:25–29 07/23/13   Isa 42:1–4 07/24/13   Isa 42:5–9 07/25/13   Isa 42:10–17 07/26/13   Isa 42:18–21 Below is the … Continue reading Greek Isaiah in a Year, Weeks 33 and 34 (Isa 41:1-42:21)

Greek Isaiah in a Year, Weeks 31 and 32 (through 40 chapters)

This week and next week in Greek Isaiah in a Year will cover Isaiah 38:12-40:31 (that’s through 40 chapters!). Here are the readings for each day: 07/01/13   Isa 38:12–16 07/02/13   Isa 38:17–22 07/03/13   Isa 39:1–4 07/04/13   Isa 39:5–8 07/05/13   Isa 40:1–5 07/08/13   Isa 40:6–8 07/09/13   Isa 40:9–14 07/10/13 … Continue reading Greek Isaiah in a Year, Weeks 31 and 32 (through 40 chapters)

Greek Isaiah in a Year, Week 30=Isaiah 37:26-38:11

This week in Greek Isaiah in a Year covers (covered!) Isaiah 37:26-38:11. Here are the readings for each day: Below is the text from R.R. Ottley’s Book of Isaiah According to the Septuagint, first in Greek, then with his English translation. Ottley is also here in Logos (reviewed here) and here as a free, downloadable pdf in the public domain. The … Continue reading Greek Isaiah in a Year, Week 30=Isaiah 37:26-38:11

Greek Isaiah in a Year, Week 29=Isaiah 37:1-25

This week in Greek Isaiah in a Year covers Isaiah 37:1-25. Here are the readings for each day: Below is the text from R.R. Ottley’s Book of Isaiah According to the Septuagint. Ottley is also here in Logos (reviewed here) and here as a free, downloadable pdf in the public domain. The full reading plan for our group is here (pdf). 37 1 Καὶ … Continue reading Greek Isaiah in a Year, Week 29=Isaiah 37:1-25

Greek Isaiah in a Year, Week 28=Isaiah 35:6-36:22

This week in Greek Isaiah in a Year covers Isaiah 35:6-36:17. Here are the readings for each day: Monday, June 10, 2013=Isa 35:6-10 Tuesday, June 11, 2013=Isa 36:1-6 Wednesday, June 12, 2013=Isa 36:7-12 Thursday, June 13, 2013=Isa 36:13-17 Friday, June 14, 2013=Isa 36:18-22 Below is the text from R.R. Ottley’s Book of Isaiah According to the … Continue reading Greek Isaiah in a Year, Week 28=Isaiah 35:6-36:22

Greek Isaiah in a Year, Week 27=Isaiah 34:1-35:5

This week in Greek Isaiah in a Year covers Isaiah 34:1-35:5. Here are the readings for each day: Monday, June 03, 2013=Isa 34:1–4 Tuesday, June 04, 2013=Isa 34:5–8 Wednesday, June 05, 2013=Isa 34:9–12 Thursday, June 06, 2013=Isa 34:13–17 Friday, June 07, 2013=Isa 35:1–5 Below is the text from R.R. Ottley’s Book of Isaiah According to the … Continue reading Greek Isaiah in a Year, Week 27=Isaiah 34:1-35:5

Greek Isaiah in a Year, Week 26=Isaiah 33

This week in Greek Isaiah in a Year covers/covered Isaiah 33 (which is 24 verses). Here are the readings for each day: Mon., 5/27/13:  Isa 33:1–4 Tues., 5/28/13:  Isa 33:5–9 Wed., 5/29/13:  Isa 33:10–14 Thurs., 5/30/13:  Isa 33:15–19 Fri., 5/31/13:  Isa 33:20–24 Below is the text from R.R. Ottley’s Book of Isaiah According to the Septuagint. Ottley … Continue reading Greek Isaiah in a Year, Week 26=Isaiah 33