Isaiah Chapter 42

My Servant

See most references in Isaiah 42:1-4.

Isaiah 42:1-4

Isaiah 49:3,4 (P,M)

My Servant

My servant. See most references in Isaiah 42:1-4.

Isaiah 42:1-4

Isaiah 43:10 (P,M)

My Servant

See most references in Isaiah 42:1-4.

Isaiah 42:1-4

Isaiah 50:4-10 (P,M)

My Servant

See most references in Isaiah 42:1-4.

Isaiah 42:1-4

Isaiah 52:13 (P,M)

My Servant

See most references in Isaiah 42:1-4, note "My righteous servant". Righteousness is the leading principle in the kingdom and the world to come. Set out in Matt:5-7.

Isaiah 42:1-4

Isaiah 53:11 (P,M)

Christ's Public Service During the 3 1/2 Years

Christ as the perfect servant moving in quietness, fulfilling Isaiah 42:1-4.

Isaiah 42:1-4

Psalms 72:4

Matthew 12:16-21 (P,M)

Note vs. 21 "on his name shall the nations hope". We begin to see Christ moving in a wider sphere in Matt. from now on.


Solomon's reign, looks forward to Christ's rule in the Millennium.

Isaiah 42:1

Genesis 49:10

Numbers 14:21

Deuteronomy 28:1-2

2 Samuel 7:12-16

2 Samuel 23:3-4

1 Kings 8:20

1 Chronicles 17:11

Psalms 2:1-12

Psalms 8:6

Psalms 67:4

Psalms 72:1-19 (P,M)

Psalms 96:10

Psalms 110:1-7

Psalms 118:26

Psalms 132:17

Isaiah 1:25-27

Isaiah 2:2-4

Isaiah 4:3-6

Isaiah 9:6-7

Isaiah 11:3-10

Isaiah 12:3-6

Isaiah 24:23

Isaiah 25:6-8

Isaiah 30:15-26

Isaiah 32:1-18

Isaiah 33:17-22

Isaiah 35:1-10

Isaiah 35:1-2

Isaiah 40:1-28

Isaiah 41:17-20

Isaiah 44:3

Isaiah 49:1-26

Isaiah 51:11

Isaiah 51:3

Isaiah 54:1-17

Isaiah 55:12-13

Isaiah 58:8-12

Isaiah 60:19-21

Isaiah 61:1-8

Isaiah 65:18-25

Jeremiah 3:17

Jeremiah 23:5-8

Jeremiah 30:3-9

Jeremiah 31:1-40

Ezekiel 20:33-38

Ezekiel 21:27 (G)

Ezekiel 28:25-26

Ezekiel 34:23-31

Ezekiel 36:27-28

Ezekiel 40:1-49

Ezekiel 41:1-26

Ezekiel 42:1-20

Ezekiel 43:1-27

Ezekiel 44:1-31

Ezekiel 45:1-25

Ezekiel 46:1-24

Ezekiel 47:1-23

Ezekiel 48:1-35

Daniel 2:44-45

Daniel 7:14,27-28

Hosea 3:4-5

Hosea 6:1-4

Hosea 14:4-7

Joel 2:21-27

Joel 3:18-21

Amos 9:8-15

Obadiah 1:17

Micah 4:1-13

Micah 5:4-5

Habakkuk 2:14

Zephaniah 3:8-20

Haggai 2:6-9,20-23

Zechariah 1:16-17

Zechariah 2:10-12

Zechariah 8:1-23

Note touch of longevity in vs.4 " multitude of days".

Zechariah 9:10

See connection to vs.8 in Psalm 72.

Zechariah 14:1-11

Malachi 4:1-3

Matthew 13:41-43

Matthew 25:31-46

1 Corinthians 15:23-28

Ephesians 1:10

2 Peter 1:19

Revelation 7:17

Revelation 20:1-6

Revelation 21:9-27

Revelation 22:1-5

The Spirit resting upon Christ.

Isaiah 42:1

Isaiah 11:2 (P,M)

Matthew 3:16

Mark 1:9,10

Luke 3:22

John 1:32,33

Christ as Jehovah's servant, whom my soul delighteth in, will put my Spirit upon Him, and bringing justice on the earth.

Isaiah 42:1-4 (P,M)

Genesis 49:10

Justice on the earth, obedience of peoples ect.

Psalms 72:4

Bring justice to the earth and the afflicted.

Isaiah 11:2

My Spirit shall rest upon Him.

Isaiah 43:10

My servant.

Matthew 3:17

In whom my soul delighteth in.

Matthew 12:16-21

Link with Isaiah 42:1-4

At His baptism. Father's delight in His Son. Beginning of His public service. His identification with His people (the remnant).

Isaiah 42:1-4

2 Samuel 7:14

Psalms 2:7

Looks more to the coming millennial rule of Christ.

Matthew 3:17 (P,M)

Mark 1:11

Luke 3:22

Christ Speaking of all the Scriptures Concerning Himself

Christ interpreting to the two on the way to Emmaus, from Moses and all the prophets the things concerning himself. See many of the links below. **indicates Moses,##indicates the prophets. There are about 60 prophecies that Jesus completely fulfilled.

Isaiah 42:1-4


Genesis 3:15


Genesis 49:10-11


Leviticus 1:1-17

** Plus chs.2,3,4,& 5 on the offerings.

Numbers 24:17


Deuteronomy 18:15-20


1 Samuel 2:35


2 Samuel 7:13,16


2 Samuel 23:3-4


1 Chronicles 17:11-12


Isaiah 7:14


Isaiah 9:6-7


Isaiah 11:10


Isaiah 49:7


Isaiah 50:5-6


Isaiah 52:13-15


Isaiah 53:1-12


Isaiah 61:1-2


Jeremiah 23:5


Jeremiah 33:15


Ezekiel 34:23


Ezekiel 37:24-25


Daniel 7:27


Daniel 9:25-26


Amos 9:11


Nahum 1:15


Habakkuk 2:14


Zephaniah 3:15

Zechariah 12:10


Malachi 4:2


Luke 24:27 (P,M)

As to Moses he may have opened up many more scriptures. We really do not know.

My Servant

Isaiah 42:1-4 (P,M)

Isaiah 43:10

Isaiah 49:3,4

Isaiah 50:4-10

Isaiah 52:13

Isaiah 53:11


Christ ruling in the Millennium.

Isaiah 42:3

Psalms 2:9

Psalms 72:4 (P,M)

Psalms 96:10

Jehovah reigning among the nations.

Isaiah 42:3

Psalms 2:9

Psalms 72:4

Psalms 96:10 (P)

Regathering and Restoration of All Israel in the Future

See most references in Deut.30:3-10.

Isaiah 42:5-7 (P)

Deuteronomy 30:3-10

The Coming Messiah

See most references in Isaiah 42:6. Note Isaiah 49:6 quoted in Acts 13:47,48, a key turning point in the glad tidings going out to the nations.

Isaiah 42:6

Isaiah 49:6 (P)

Christ Instructing His Disciples about the Completion of the Age

The glad tidings of the kingdom shall be preached to the whole world. See scripture link in Mark 13:10. See main references below in Psalm 94-100, Matt.5-7,144,000 in Rev.7:1-17 & 14:1-5,12,2 witnesses in Rev.11:1-13,and everlasting glad tidings in Rev.14

Isaiah 42:6-7 (P)

Psalms 94:2

Psalms 95:2,5

Psalms 96:1

Psalms 97:2

Psalms 98:2

Psalms 99:1

Psalms 100:2

Isaiah 40:9

Matthew 5:1-48

See also chs. 6&7. Note that the Lord presented the truth of the kingdom for His own people, and for our gain ,as well as teaching related to the glad tidings of the kingdom for the future day.

Matthew 24:14 (P,M)

See below the range of the glad tidings that will be presented in the coming time of tribulation to secure many for the future day.

Mark 13:10

Link with Matt. 24:14.

Romans 10:18

Report is gone out into all the earth.

Romans 11:26

All Isreal shall be saved.

Romans 11:27-29

The new covenant and glad tidings will be presented to Isreal in the future.

Revelation 7:1-8

144,000 sealed out of every tribe who may well be used to have part in the proclamation of the glad tidings of the kingdom.

Revelation 7:9-17

Possibly the result of the glad tidings of the kingdom.

Revelation 11:3-13

Testimony of the 2 witnesses.

Revelation 14:1-5,12

More details of the 144,000.

Revelation 14:6

The everlasting glad tidings proclaimed by the angel flying in mid-heaven.

JT v48, pp457

Present Day of Grace

Paul turning to the nations quoting Isaiah 42:6. This is a key turning point in the glad tidings presented by Paul. Note also Simeon's prophecy in Luke 2:32

Isaiah 42:6

Acts 13:47,48 (P)

Law of purification, Leviticus 12:2-5. Simeon holds the child and gives praise. Also Anna.

Isaiah 42:6

See Luke 2:32

Psalms 98:2

See Luke 2:31.

Isaiah 52:10

See Luke 2:30.

Isaiah 52:9

See Luke 2:38. Anna.dwelt in the temple area. The Shekinah glory will return and dwell in the temple in the coming day, see Ezekiel 44:4.

Isaiah 60:3

See Luke 2:32.

Luke 2:27-38 (P)

The Coming Messiah

It was communicated to Simeon that he should see the Lord's Christ and stated that Christ would be "a light for revelation of the Gentiles and the glory of thy people Israel". See links in Isaiah 42:6.

Isaiah 42:6

Luke 2:25-32,38 (P,M)

Note Anna spoke of all those who waited for redemption in Jerusalem. Her and Simeon were part of the faithful remnant.

JND v11, pp142,143

JND Collected writings.

The Coming Messiah

Christ as light of the nations.

Isaiah 42:6 (P,M)

Isaiah 49:6

Isaiah 60:3

Luke 2:32

Acts 13:47,48

Key turning point of the glad tidings going to the nations.

The Coming Messiah

Christ as light of the nations. See most references in Isaiah 42:6.

Isaiah 42:6

Isaiah 60:3 (P,M)

Luke 1:78,79


Healing, binding up, comforts etc.

Isaiah 42:7

Blind see, prisoners released.

Exodus 15:26

Jehovah Rophi, Jehovah who healeth thee.

Isaiah 29:18-19 (P)

Blind see, deaf hear.

Isaiah 32:3-4

Eyes not dim and ears shall hearken.

Isaiah 33:24

No sickness.

Isaiah 35:5-6

Eyes of the blind opened,and ears of the deaf unstopped,and the lame man to leap as a hart.

Isaiah 53:5

By his stripes we are healed. While the links to healing are good this would really link with his atoning sufferings.

Isaiah 57:18

Comforts to them that mourn.

Isaiah 61:1

Bind up the broken hearted. See Luke 4:18 and to the blind sight is added.

Jeremiah 30:17

Heal their wounds and apply a bandage.

Jeremiah 33:6

I will apply a healing dressing. JND bible.

Ezekiel 34:16

" Bind up that which was brocken, and will strenghten that which was sick".

Hosea 14:4-7

I will heal their backslidings.

Malachi 4:2

Healing in His wings.

Matthew 8:16-16

Healed all that were ill.See Isaiah53:4.

Luke 4:18

Blind sight,crushed delivered.See link with Isaiah 61:1.

Luke 9:11

He cured those that had need of healing.

Acts 3:6-7

Healing of the lame man. Wonders of the name "Jesus the Nazarene. see footnote "d" Matt.2:23 JND bible.

Acts 10:38

Went through all quarters doing good and healing all that were under the power of the devil.Many other references in the gospels, Acts and epistles not listed here.

Hebrews 12:12

1 Peter 2:24

By whos stripes you are healed. See Isaiah 53:5.

Jehovah the Same

Proof that Jehovah is the true "I AM", is that He can declare the end from the beginning and tell of things that are not yet done, especially through His prophets (Isaiah 46:9,10). See most references to Jehovah as "the Same" and the "I AM" in Isaiah 41:4

Isaiah 42:9

Isaiah 41:4

Isaiah 46:4,9,10 (P)

Note vs. 10 God declaring the end from the besinning. His sure word of prophecy.

1 Peter 1:19

The prophetic word made surer. See vs. 10.

JND v2, pp279

JND Collected writings.

Day of the Lord (Judgement in the Tribulation)

Christ as warrior to fight for and deliver His people. See many references in Isaiah 2:12. He appears to have further issues with Edom in the last days, as seen in Isaiah11:14,21, Isaiah 34:5, Jeremiah 49:7-22, and Amos 9: 11,12.

Isaiah 42:11-13

Psalms 60:9-12

Psalms 108:10-13

Isaiah 2:12

Isaiah 11:14

Isaiah 33:16

Isaiah 34:5

Especial link with Isaiah 63:1-6 about Edom.

Isaiah 34:6-8


Isaiah 52:12

Isaiah 59:16-18

Isaiah 63:1-6 (P,M)

Jeremiah 49:7-22

Daniel 11:41

Edom escapes the realm of the beast. Area of Jordan today. Where the remnant will be kept safe .

Amos 9:11,12

Obadiah 1:21

Saviours come up on mount Zion to judge the mount oF Esau, probably in the last days, similar to Isaiah 63:1-6

Micah 2:12-13

Revelation 12:6,14

Revelation 19:11-20

Highways for Those Returning

See most references in Isaiah 11:16.

Isaiah 42:16 (P)

Isaiah 11:16

Highways for Those Returning

A highway for the return of the remnant. For the remnant being regathered see most references in Deut.30:3-10. Also see references to the remnant in Isaiah 10:20-22.

Isaiah 42:16

Deuteronomy 30:3-10

Isaiah 10:20-22

Isaiah 11:16 (P)

Isaiah 19:23,24

Not exactly the highway of Isreal regathered but happy relations between Isreal, Egypt, and Assyria.

Isaiah 35:8-10

Isaiah 49:11-13

note Sinim vs. 12 ,see footnote "h" JND bible.

Isaiah 62:10

Jeremiah 31:21

The appeal to set their heart toward the highway.

Jeremiah 50:4,5

They " ask the way to Zion".


See most references in Isaiah 29:18,19.

Isaiah 42:17 (P)

Isaiah 29:18,19

Christ's first coming. "Lo I come (in the roll of the book) to do O God thy will". See Psalm 40:6-8.The volume of the book sets out the Messiah in the bible.

Isaiah 42:21 (P)

Psalms 40:6-8

Matthew 5:17-18 (P)

Hebrews 10:5-7 (P)

Isaiah 42:21

Christ perfectly magnified the law.

Matthew 5:17-19 (G)