Yet theyseek me daily, and delight to know my ways, as a nationthat did righteousness, and forsook not the ordinance of their God: they ask of me the ordinances of justice; theytakedelight in approaching to God.
Is it such a fastthat I havechosen? a day for a man to afflict his soul? is it to bow down his head as a bulrush, and to spreadsackcloth and ashesunder him? wiltthoucallthis a fast, and an acceptable day to the LORD?
And theythatshall be of theeshallbuild the old wasteplaces: thoushaltraise up the foundations of manygenerations; and thoushalt be called, The repairer of the breach, The restorer of paths to dwell in.
If thouturnaway thy footfrom the sabbath, fromdoing thy pleasure on my holy day; and call the sabbath a delight, the holy of the LORD, honourable; and shalthonour him, not doingthine own ways, nor findingthine own pleasure, nor speakingthine own words: