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This section is a reworked version of the author's article "A Light of the Nations: A Problem in Biblical Theology", written for the 75th Anniversary Volume of Jewish Quarterly Review (1966). It was read originally before the Middle-Atlantic States Section of the Society of Biblical Literature, New York, April 4, 1965, under the title, "I Will Make You a Light of Nations". Israel will be "a light of nations" in the sense that Israel will dazzle the nations with her God-given triumph and restoration; the whole world will behold this single beacon that is God's sole covenanted people. Israel will serve to the world at large as the example of God's loyalty and omnipotence.

Keywords: biblical theology; light of nations; Second Isaiah; Servant of the Lord

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