Isaiah 44:24; Isaiah 49:15; Psalm 71:6; Jeremiah 1:5; Galatians 1:15

24  Thus says the Lord, eyour Redeemer,

fwho formed you from the womb:

gI am the Lord, who made all things,

hwho alone stretched out the heavens,

who spread out the earth by myself,


15  nCan a woman forget her nursing child,

that she should have no compassion on the son of her womb?

Even these may forget,

yet I will not forget you.


Upon you I have leaned ofrom before my birth;

you are he who ptook me from my mother's womb.

My praise is continually of you.


iBefore I formed you in the womb I knew you,

and before you were born jI consecrated you;

I appointed you a prophet kto the nations.


15 But when he cwho had set me apart dbefore I was born,1 and who ecalled me by his grace,