the news that we have to tell people?
Will anyone understand
how the Lord has used his great power?
like a young, green plant,
He was not handsome.
He did not seem like a great king.
We did not see him as a special person.
There was nothing to see
that would make us want to be with him.
They refused to accept him.
He was a man who received much pain.
He knew what it felt like to be weak and ill.
People did not even want to look at him.
They did not respect him.
We decided that he was worth nothing.
He carried our pain for us.
We thought that God was
We thought that he was in pain
because of his own
The bad things that we had done knocked him down.
have made us well.
like sheep that take the wrong path.
Each of us has turned to follow our own way.
But the Lord has taken all our
and put the punishment on him.
and he received much pain.
But he did not say anything to complain.
He was like a
He was like a sheep when they are cutting off its
but it makes no noise.
In the same way, he did not say a word.
Then they led him away to kill him.
And nobody at that time said that it was wrong.
His life in this world quickly came to an end.
And it was the sins of our own people that caused him to die.
But his body was put in a rich man's
He had not done anything to hurt anyone.
He had not told
He caused his servant to receive much pain.
He died to remove people's
As a result, God will
and he will have a long life.
The Lord will do everything that he wanted to do,
because of what his servant does.
he will understand what he has done.
And he will be happy.
The Lord says,
because he will take the
as a great person
I will give to him the good things that powerful soldiers receive
when they have won a
I will do that because he agreed to die as a
People thought that he was a
when he took away the sins of many people.
He prayed that God would