"Arise,1 shine, for your light2 has come, and the glory3 of the LORD rises upon you.
See, darkness4 covers the earth and thick darkness5 is over the peoples, but the LORD rises upon you and his glory appears over you.
Nations6 will come to your light,7 and kings8 to the brightness of your dawn.
"Lift up your eyes and look about you: All assemble9 and come to you; your sons come from afar,10 and your daughters11 are carried on the arm.125
Then you will look and be radiant,13 your heart will throb and swell with joy;14 the wealth15 on the seas will be brought to you, to you the riches of the nations will come.
Herds of camels16 will cover your land, young camels of Midian17 and Ephah.18 And all from Sheba19 will come, bearing gold and incense20 and proclaiming the praise21 of the LORD.
All Kedar's22 flocks will be gathered to you, the rams of Nebaioth will serve you; they will be accepted as offerings23 on my altar,24 and I will adorn my glorious temple.258
"Who are these26 that fly along like clouds,27 like doves to their nests?