Reading Isaiah’s Mind Chapter 50 verses 6 – 11

6. I offered (proffered; gave; presented) my back (capacity for labor, effort, or endurance; my “sense-of-duty”) on behalf of (toward; for the sake of) those who abuse (use to bad effect and for a bad purpose; misuse; slaughter; wound; destroy the lives of great numbers of human-beings) and I offer my cheek (insult;  castigation) to those who are perverse (perverted; […]
spit
I haven’t hidden my face (purposes and intentions) from being wounded (reproached; made-ashamed; insulted; hurt) and being spit-upon (loathed; despised; abhorred; looked-down upon; disliked very much).

6. I offered (proffered; gave; presented) my back (capacity for labor, effort, or endurance; my “sense-of-duty”) on behalf of (toward; for the sake of) those who abuse (use to bad effect and for a bad purpose; misuse; slaughter; wound; destroy the lives of great numbers of human-beings) and I offer my cheek (insult;  castigation) to those who are perverse (perverted; depraved; deviant; corrupt; immoral; showing a deliberate and obstinate desire to behave in a way that is unreasonable or unacceptable, often in spite of the consequences).  I haven’t hidden my face (purposes and intentions) from being censured and rebuked (reproached; made-ashamed; insulted; hurt) and being spit-upon (loathed; despised; abhorred; looked-down upon; disliked very much).

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God's favor
I know that,  “in-the-end” (in the course of time; hereafter; ultimately; when all is said and done; at the final judgment) I will NOT be disgraced (fall from God’s favor; be discredited). 

7. The Lord, God provides help (consolation; comfort) to me, and because of this, I know that,  “in-the-end” (in the course of time; hereafter; ultimately; when all is said and done; at the final judgment) I will not be disgraced (fall from God’s favor; be discredited). Therefore… I set (position; fix) my face (purpose and intention) like “flint”  (something firm and resolute; determined to willingly-bear (endure; tolerate) any kind and degree of suffering) which would be necessary to accomplish the great work which was underway so I know that “in the end” (ultimately; at the final judgment), I will not be ashamed.

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confrontation
Any Ba’al (Mormon High-priest; owner; master; lord) who wishes to lodge an accusation against me, let him confront (meet face to face with hostile or argumentative intent) Me (Jehovah).

8. One (a special witness) who vindicates (exonerates; absolves; clears; acquits) me is near (at hand; close-by; ready to testify on my behalf). Whosoever brings charges against me, this generation of Israel’s people will take-the-stand (bear their solemn witness; testify in my defence) together (side by side; in agreement with each other;  shoulder to shoulder).  Any Ba’al (Mormon High-priest; owner; master; lord) who wishes to make-accusation against me, let him confront-me face to face.

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maggots
My (Jehovah’s) enemies are all worn-out (damaged or shabby to the point of being no longer usable) and eaten up by moths (larvae; maggots).

9. Behold (see or observe something especially a remarkable or impressive), the Lord God is providing me with help (consolation; comfort)…so anyone who condemns (sentences to punishment, especially death) me will “wind-up” (end-up; arrive or end up in a situation of) condemning (dooming; sentencing; convicting; punishing) himself.  My enemies are all worn-out (damaged or shabby to the point of being no longer usable) and eaten up by moths (larvae; maggots).

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candle
Jehovah’s servant copes  (deals effectively while; fends for herself; keeps her head above water; subsists) daily while being surrounded (circumscribed; encompassed; encircled; enclosed) by darkness (partial or total absence of light; misery;  gloominess; deprivation; the forces of darkness) which is generated by someone  who needs redemption (salvation; absolution; freedom from sin).

10. Whoever among you (Israel’s people) fears (revere’s; worships) Jehovah will also listen (obey; pay-attention to) the voice (written words; indictment) of His servant, (messenger) who copes  (deals effectively; fends for herself; keeps her head above water; subsists) daily while surrounded (circumscribed; encompassed; encircled; enclosed) by darkness (partial or total absence of light; misery;  gloominess; deprivation; the forces of darkness) generated by someone who needs redemption (salvation; absolution; freedom from sin).

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hit by lightning
“Walk in/by the light (revelation; inspiration;  mental-stimulation and good-feeling) generated by the “Spirit of God” which accompanies all of you and by the “Thunderbolts” (lightning-bolts; lightning strikes; bolts-of brilliance-from-out-of-the-blue; flashes of inspiration; bolts-of-enlightenment; sudden-and-entirely-unforeseen-events) you (Israel’s people) are able to generate (cause; precipitate; trigger; provoke; bring-about) because of my hand (power; influence) in your life.  

11. Now…all of you who are kindled (inspired; moved; aroused) by fire (“The Spirit of God”) and those of you girded (endowed; equipped)  with thunderbolts (lightning; bolts of lightning; darts; shafts of enlightenment)…….. …“Walk in accordance with the light (revelation; inspiration;  mental-stimulation and good-feeling) generated by the spirit of God which accompanies all of you and by the brilliance of the “thunderbolts” (lightning-bolts; lightning-strikes; bolts-of inspiration-from-out-of-the-blue; flashes of lightning; bolts-of-enlightenment; sudden-and-entirely-unforeseen-events) you (Israel’s people) generate (cause; precipitate; trigger; provoke; bring-about) because of my hand (power; influence) in your life. The power (capability; capacity) to generate “Bolts of Enlightenment” on behalf of (for; on account of; in the interest of; in-support of) others will come unto you as you pour-out (empty; freely-express) yourselves-out in prayer unto God during  your torment (anguish; suffering; agony).

 

torment
pour-out (empty; freely-express) your soul in prayer unto God during  your torment   (anguish; suffering; agony).

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