Book of Isaiah

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Noun1.Book of Isaiah - an Old Testament book consisting of Isaiah's prophecies
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible
Nebiim, Prophets - the second of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures
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In order to grasp the significance of Jesus' ministry Christians have traditionally looked to the Isaian servant songs, the first of which constitutes today's first reading.
The Old Testament reading is taken from one of the servant songs of Isaiah.
The servant songs, which comprise fewer than three of Isaiah's 60 chapters, have--through Christian scripture and theology--become a cornerstone of the theology of atonement.
Hermisson believes that the primary reference in all four Servant Songs is to the prophet Second Isaiah himself.
35) Bob Munro, 'The Bothy Ballads: The Social Context and Meaning of the Farm Servant Songs of North-Eastern Scotland', History Workshop Journal, no.