and will decide concerning strong nations
They will beat their swords into plowblades
and their spears into pruning hooks.
Nation will not lift up sword against nation,
neither will they learn war any more.
and under his fig tree,
and no one will make them afraid;
for the mouth of Yahweh of Armies
in the name of their gods;
but we will walk in the name of Yahweh our God
forever and ever.
I will assemble that which is lame,
and I will gather that which is driven away,
and that which I have afflicted;
and that which was cast far off a strong nation,
and Yahweh will reign over them on Mount Zion
from then on, even forever.
the fortified hill of Daughter Zion,
to you it will come,
yes, the former dominion will come,
the kingdom of Daughter Jerusalem.
Is there no king in you?
Has your counselor perished,
that pains have taken hold of you as of a woman in travail?
daughter of Zion,
like a woman in travail;
for now you will go out of the city
and will dwell in the field,
and will come even to Babylon.
There you will be rescued;
there Yahweh will redeem you
from the hand of your enemies.
that say, “Let her be defiled,
and let our eye gloat over Zion.”
neither do they understand his counsel;
for he has gathered them
like the sheaves to the threshing floor.