The LORD Restores Jerusalem
Awaken! Awaken, O Zion! Put on your strength, O Zion! And you, put on your glory, O Jerusalem, [3
holy]! No longer shall there proceed to go through you uncircumcised and unclean.
Shake off the dust and rise up! Sit, O Jerusalem! Take off the bond from your neck, O captive daughter of Zion!
For thus says the LORD
without charge 1
You were sold], and [2
you shall 3
For thus says the
Lord the LORD
. To Egypt [2
went down 1
My people] formerly to sojourn there, and [2
by force 1
they were led].
And now, why shall you be here? Thus says the LORD
, Because [2
were taken 1
my people] without charge, wonder and shriek! Thus says the LORD
, On account of you, [2
my name] is being blasphemed among the nations.
On account of this, [2
shall know 1
my people] my name. On account of this in that day, for I am he, the one speaking; I am at hand.
As an hour upon the mountains, as feet announcing good news, the
hearing of peace, as of announcing good news -- good things
; for audibly I will produce your deliverance, saying, Zion, [2
shall reign 1
voice of the ones guarding you is exalted, and with
the voice together they shall be glad. For eyes to eyes shall see when ever the LORD
should show mercy on Zion.
The LORD Will Show Mercy
break asunder 5
with gladness 6
desolate places 3
of Jerusalem]! for the LORD
showed mercy on her, and rescued Jerusalem.
And the LORD
shall uncover [2
his holy] in the presence of all the nations. And [6
shall see 1
uttermost parts 4
of the 5
earth] the deliverance by our God.
Leave! Leave! Go forth from there, and the
do not touch! Go forth from out of the
midst of it! Separate yourselves, O ones bearing the vessels of the LORD
you shall 3
come forth], nor [2
in flight into exile 1
shall you go forth]. [3
shall go before 1
of you 2the LORD
]; and the one assembling you is
the God of Israel.
shall perceive 1
my servant], and he shall be exalted, and he shall be glorified, and he shall be raised up on high exceedingly.
In which manner [2
shall be amazed 3
many], so [4
shall be despised 5
of your appearance], and your glory by the
sons of men.
shall wonder 2
many] over him; and [2
shall hold 1
kings] their mouth. For to whom it was not announced concerning him, they shall see; and the
ones who heard not shall perceive.