"ISRAEL CONFESSES THE SERVANT'S VICARIOUS ATONEMENT" (PART II)

ISAIAH 53:4-6

  1. ISRAEL'S HISTORIC ADMISSION (53:4)
    1. Matthew Records The Actual Fulfillment Of The Prophecy That Messiah Would Bear The Nations Griefs And Carry Her Sorrows (Matthew 8:16-17)
      1. In The Very First Servant Song It Was Revealed That Messiah Would Come To Set Judgment In The Earth (42:4)
      2. As The Lord Went About His Earthly Ministry, Working Miracles, Be Was Reversing The Effects Of The Fall
    2. Though Israel Could Not Deny The Reality Of The Lord's Actions, Still They Esteemed Him To Be An Unusual Object Of Divine Displeasure
      1. He Was Not The Messiah They Had Hoped For
      2. Nothing Has Changed
  2. ISRAEL'S DESCRIPTION OF THE SUFFERINGS MESSIAH ENDURED WHICH RIGHTLY BELONGED TO THEM (53:5-6)
    1. The Description Of Terms Broken Down (53:5)
      1. Wounded: A Violent Piercing (Impaling)
      2. Bruised: Pressed To the Point Of Crushing
      3. Chastisement: Receiving The Just Due For Previous Offenses (Punishment)
      4. Stripes: The Raising Of Welts From The Surface of The Skin
    2. The Reasons For This Kind Of Suffering (53:5)
      1. Our Transgressions (Rebellion)
      2. Our Iniquities (Distorted, Twisted Perversions)
      3. To Procure Our Peace (Well Being)
      4. To Insure We Are Ultimately Healed
    3. The Extent Of The Efficacy Of This Vicarious Atonement (53:6)
      1. All We....Us All
      2. The Measure of The Atonement Matches the Measure Of The Alienation