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Rise and shine (Isaiah 60:1)


Bible Verse:
"Arise, shine, for your light has come, and the glory of the Lord rises upon you.” (Isaiah 60:1)
Meaning:
The expression “rise and shine” is commonly used as a command in armed forces to ask people to wake up and leave their bed. It came to be used as a wake-up call for someone.
Origin and Application:
Isaiah, a prophet in the Old Testament, spoke of the glory of God when Christ comes to bring light to the world to redeem people’s sins.
Example:
It’s eight o’clock now, rise and shine!
Keywords :
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Related Information:
NIV official site
Chinese Bible (和合本)
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