Isaiah was a Jewish prophet who lived in the 8th century B.C..[1][2] He gave his name to one of the books of the Bible, which was believed to contain his writings, as one well those of at least one later prophet.[1][2]

A quote from the Book of Isaiah ("the eyes of the blind shall be opened") was included on the cover of a pamphlet published by the anti-witchcraft group the New Salem Philanthropic Society in 1926.[3]

Behind the scenes

  • Specifically, the quote on Fighting Modern Evils is from Isaiah 35:5 in the King James Version of the Bible, and reads in full "Then the eyes of the blind shall be opened, and the ears of the deaf shall be unstopped".


Notes and references

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Isaiah" on Wikipedia
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Isaiah" from
  3. Tweet by Fantastic Beasts Fan (@FBAWTFTmovie) on Twitter (see this image)