and kings to the brightness of your rising.
they all gather themselves together,
they come to you;
your sons will come from far,
and your daughters will be carried in the arms.
and your heart will thrill and be enlarged
because the abundance of the sea will be turned to you,
the wealth of the nations will come to you.
the dromedaries of Midian and Ephah;
all they from Sheba will come;
they will bring gold and frankincense
and will proclaim the praises of Yahweh.
and as the doves to their windows?
and the ships of Tarshish will come first,
to bring your sons from afar,
their silver and their gold with them,
for the name of Yahweh your God,
and for the Holy One of Israel
because he has glorified you.
and their kings will minister to you;
for in my wrath I struck you,
but in my favor have I had mercy on you.
they will not be shut day nor night,
that men may bring to you
the wealth of the nations,
and their kings led captive.
that will not serve you will perish;
yes, those nations will be utterly wasted.
the fir tree, the pine, and the box tree together,
to beautify the place of my sanctuary,
and I will make the place of my feet glorious.
will come bending to you,
and all those who despised you
will bow themselves down at the soles of your feet,
and they will call you “The City of Yahweh;”
“The Zion of the Holy One of Israel.”
so that no man passed through you,
I will make you an eternal excellency,
a joy of many generations.
and will nurse from royal breasts,
and you will know that I, Yahweh, am your Savior
and your Redeemer, the Mighty One of Jacob.
and instead of iron I will bring silver,
and instead of wood, bronze,
and instead of stones, iron.
I will also make your officers peace,
and righteousness your ruler.
nor desolation or destruction inside your borders;
but you will call your walls Salvation
and your gates Praise.
nor for brightness will the moon give you light,
but Yahweh will be to you an everlasting light,
and your God will be your glory.
nor will your moon withdraw itself,
for Yahweh will be your everlasting light,
and the days of your mourning will be ended.
they will inherit the land forever,
the branch of my planting,
the work of my hands,
that I may be glorified.
and the smallest one a strong nation;
I, Yahweh, in its time will do this quickly.”