Scofield Reference Notes (1917 Edition)Chapter 49
49:6 And he said, It is a light thing that thou shouldest be my servant to raise up the tribes of Jacob, and to restore the preserved of Israel: I will also give thee for a light to the Gentiles, that thou mayest be my salvation unto the end of the earth.
49:7 Thus saith the LORD, the Redeemer of Israel, and his Holy One, to him whom man despiseth, to him whom the nation abhorreth, to a servant of rulers, Kings shall see and arise, princes also shall worship, because of the LORD that is faithful, and the Holy One of Israel, and he shall choose thee.
(See Scofield "Isaiah 42:6")
49:8 Thus saith the LORD, In an acceptable time have I heard thee, and in a day of salvation have I helped thee: and I will preserve thee, and give thee for a covenant of the people, to establish the earth, to cause to inherit the desolate heritages;
Heb. "goel," Redemp. (Kinsman type). (See Scofield "Isaiah 59:20")
49:12 Behold, these shall come from far: and, lo, these from the north and from the west; and these from the land of Sinim.
Verse Heading: Israel to preserved and restored
The Lord Jesus and the believing remnant of Israel are here joined. What is said is true of both.
49:26 And I will feed them that oppress thee with their own flesh; and they shall be drunken with their own blood, as with sweet wine: and all flesh shall know that I the LORD am thy Saviour and thy Redeemer, the mighty One of Jacob.
The word is supposed to refer to a people of the far East, perhaps the Chinese.
Heb. goel, Redemp. (Kinsman type). (See Scofield "Isaiah 59:20") .