Isaiah 58:6–7

Old Testament Scripture Mastery Cards, 2012

Isaiah 58:6–7

The law of the fast


After the prophet Isaiah identified ways the people were failing to live the law of the fast, he taught them about the true purposes and blessings of fasting.

Doctrine or Principle

Fasting helps relieve the burdens of ourselves and others and helps us care for the poor.


When have you received blessings from a fast? When fasting, plan to fast with a specific purpose.