God calleth upon idolaters to consider his power to aid his people. His gracious assurance to Israel of protection.
Verse 17 ... When the poor & needy seek water, & there is none, & their tongue faileth for thrist, I the LORD will hear them, I the God of Is'ra-el will not forsake them.
Verse 18 ... I will open ... rivers in high places, & fountains in the midst of the valleys: ...
Isaiah 44:3 ... For I will pour water upon him that is thirsty, & floods upon the dry ground: I will pour my Spirit upon the seed, & my blessing upon thine offspring:
Isaiah 41:18 ...I will make the ... wilderness a pool of water, & the dry land springs of water.
Psalm 107:35 ... He turneth the wilderness into a standing water, & dry ground into watersprings.
Isaiah 41:19 ... I will plant in the wilderness the cedar, the shittah tree, & the myrtle, & the oil tree; I will set in the desert the fir tree, & the pine, & the box tree together:
Isaiah 41:20 ... that they may see, ... & know, & consider, & understand together, that the hand of the LORD hath done this, & the Holy One of Is'ra-el hath created it.
Job 12:9 ... Who knoweth not in all these that the hand of the LORD hath wrought this?
Scripture reference used from The KJV Bible, SouthWestern Co., Nashville, TN