Isaiah speaks about the Messiah—His humiliation and sufferings are described—He makes His soul an offering for sin and makes intercession for the transgressors—Compare Mosiah 14.
1 Who hath our report? and to whom is the arm of the Lord revealed?
2 For he shall grow up before him as a tender , and as a out of a ground: he hath no form nor comeliness; and when we shall see him, there is no that we should desire him.
3 He is and rejected of men; a man of , and acquainted with grief: and we hid as it were our faces from him; he was despised, and we him not.
4 ¶ Surely he hath our , and carried our sorrows: yet we did esteem him stricken, smitten of God, and afflicted.
5 But he was for our , he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his we are .
6 All we like have gone ; we have turned every one to his way; and the Lord hath laid on him the of us all.
7 He was , and he was , yet he not his mouth: he is brought as a to the , and as a sheep before her shearers is dumb, so he openeth not his mouth.
8 He was taken from prison and from judgment: and who shall declare his ? for he was cut off out of the land of the living: for the of my people was he stricken.
9 And he made his grave with the , and with the rich in his ; he had done no , neither was any in his mouth.
10 ¶ Yet it pleased the Lord to him; he hath put him to grief: when thou shalt make his soul an for sin, he shall see his , he shall prolong his days, and the of the Lord shall prosper in his hand.
11 He shall see of the travail of his soul, and shall be satisfied: by his shall my righteous many; for he shall their iniquities.
12 Therefore will I divide him a portion with the great, and he shall divide the spoil with the strong; because he hath poured out his soul unto : and he was numbered with the ; and he bare the sin of many, and made for the transgressors.