And give You as a covenant to the people: Jesus, the Messiah, doesn’t merely bring a covenant; He is a covenant to the people.
c. That You may say to the prisoners, “Go forth”: Jesus’ ministry set people free from bondage and imprisonment.
i. Jesus set the demon possessed free from the bondage of chains and demonic torture (Mark 5:1-15).
ii. Jesus set the sick and diseased free from the bondage of their infirmities (Luke 13:16).
iii. Jesus set the righteous dead captive in Hades free from their place (Ephesians 4:8).
iv. Jesus sets those in bondage to sin and the law free (John 8:33-36, Galatians 3:22-23).