The New Testament
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Matthew 12:15Matthew 12:21

2. Rejection Causing the King's Turn to the Gentiles

15 But Jesus, knowing it, withdrew from there. And many afollowed Him, and He healed them all;

16 And He charged them anot to make Him known,

17 In order that what was spoken through Isaiah the prophet might be afulfilled, saying,

18 a"Behold, My 1Servant whom I have chosen, My bBeloved in whom My soul has found delight. I will put My cSpirit upon Him, and He will announce 2justice to the 3Gentiles.

19 He will not strive nor cry out, nor will anyone hear His voice in the streets.

20 A 1bruised reed He will not break, and smoking 2flax He will not quench until He brings forth justice unto victory.

21 And in His name will the Gentiles ahope.''