Surely the islands1 look to me; in the lead are the ships of Tarshish,a2 bringing3 your sons from afar, with their silver and gold,4 to the honor5 of the LORD your God, the Holy One6 of Israel, for he has endowed you with splendor.710
"Foreigners8 will rebuild your walls, and their kings9 will serve you. Though in anger I struck you, in favor10 I will show you compassion.1111
Your gates12 will always stand open, they will never be shut, day or night, so that men may bring you the wealth of the nations13-- their kings14 led in triumphal procession.
For the nation or kingdom that will not serve15 you will perish; it will be utterly ruined.1613
"The glory of Lebanon17 will come to you, the pine, the fir and the cypress together,18 to adorn the place of my sanctuary;19 and I will glorify the place of my feet.2014
The sons of your oppressors21 will come bowing before you; all who despise you will bow down22 at your feet and will call you the City23 of the LORD, Zion24 of the Holy One25 of Israel.