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Isaiah 53:1-3 God’s Servant Will be Despised Part 2 of 5

The second stanza in this servant song deals with the attitude of the nation of Israel towards God’s servant when He came. We can consider it in three parts:

1. How they responded to Him: 53:1

Who has believed our report? And to whom has the arm of the Lord been revealed?” Many of the Jewish prophets might have felt that way about their ministry, but twice in the New Testament this text is quoted with reference to the Jews’ response to the Lord Jesus.

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