The passing through waters in the Red Sea is a foretaste of the passing through the waters of baptism. But now God has a whole new chapter of the redemptive story in store for them. Behold, I am doing a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it? Isaiah 43:19 NIV. I will even make a way in the wilderness, and rivers in the desert. 189. ISAIAH 43:19. Isaiah 43:19-20. Indeed, I will make a way in the wilderness and streams in the desert” (BSB). I will make a way in the wilderness and rivers in the desert. Do you not see it? Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? Now - The scripture often speaks of things at a great distance of time, as if they were now at hand; to make us sensible of the inconsiderableness of time, and all temporal things, in comparison of God, and eternal things; upon which account it is said, that a thousand years are in God's sight but as one day. It just feels good to get something new. The concluding words give them to understand, that the predicted salvation is … Isaiah 43:19. I will make a way in the wilderness and rivers in the desert.”, KJV “Behold, I will do a new thing; now it shall spring forth; shall ye not know it? Isaiah 35:1 But God promised that He would not abandon them, and would gather them back to the land in the last days (Isaiah 11:1-12). Do you not see it? לפני־יום, Isaiah 48:7). I will even make a way in the waste land, and rivers in the dry country. I think one of the greatest lies we can believe is, "It's too late!" NIV “See, I am doing a new thing! In this light, the rescue from slavery in Egypt is a sign and symbol of the rescue from slavery to sin and death. Indeed, He states His intention in terms of a promise. Isaiah 43:18-19 NIV. Do you not see it? Isaiah 43:19 is a refreshing Bible Verse where God promises us new things. The Isaiah 43:19 Solution for Your Hopeless Situation. Bible Language English. The Israelites had wearied God with their sin and disobedience, but God is faithful and promises once again to care for them and provide for them. The future better than the past. Now it shall spring forth - (See the note at Isaiah 42:9). We wait patiently with the assurance that when God says, “I am doing,” he is. This book contains the prophecies attributed to the prophet Isaiah, and is one of the Books of the Prophets.. GOD DOES A NEW THING “Remember not the former things, nor consider the things of old. The salvation from Egypt did not create a new heart for the people, it did not cause their spirit to be regenerated and indwelt by the Holy Spirit. I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland. Israel's literal restoration hereafter is included, as appears by comparing Isa 11:15, 16. now it shall spring forth; or bud forth as a branch, in a very short time, suddenly, and at once; one of the Messiah's names is that of the Branch; see Zechariah 3:8. shall ye not know it? Saved by Hannah. Isaiah 43:19, NLT: "For I am about to do something new. I will even make a way in the wilderness, and rivers in the desert.”, NKJV “Behold, I will do a new thing, Now it shall spring forth; Shall you not know it? See, I am doing a new thing! Do you not see it? It begins with the words, "Comfort, comfort my people," says your God. See, I have already begun! Part of it is what he tells them in this passage, that he will provide water in desolate places to turn a wasteland into a fruitful land. "A way" often stands for the true religion (Ac 9:2; 18:26). I will make a pathway through the wilderness. Understand the meaning of Isaiah 43:19 using all available Bible versions and commentary. way in … wilderness—just as Israel in the wilderness, between the Red Sea and Canaan, was guided, and supplied with water by Jehovah; but the "new" deliverance shall be attended with manifestations of God's power and love, eclipsing the old (compare Isa 41:17-19). Each name reveals the glorious way the Lord rules His kingdom. I will create rivers in the dry wasteland. In fact, he did that over seven hundred years later. (Study Questions included) Isaiah 11:6-16 Christ's Rule Do you not see it? #1 “See, I am doing a new thing!” God is beginning to reveal the salvation that comes by Jesus Christ, who will die for our sins and rise again. Albert Barnes' Notes on the Whole Bible. I will even make a road in the wilderness And rivers in the desert. See the expressions fully explained in the notes at Isaiah 41:17-19. spring forth—as a germinating herb: a beautiful image of the silent but certain gradual growth of events in God's providence (Mr 4:26-28).