Keep silence before me, islands; and let the peoples renew [their] strength: let them come near; then let them speak: let us draw near together to judgment.
References for Isaiah 41:1
Who raised up from the east him whom righteousness calleth to its foot? He gave the nations before him, and caused him to have dominion over kings; he gave them as dust to his sword, as driven stubble to his bow.
He pursued them, he passed on in safety, by a way he had never come with his feet.
Who hath wrought and done [it], calling the generations from the beginning? I, Jehovah, the first; and with the last, I [am] HE.
References for Isaiah 41:4
The isles saw [it], and feared; the ends of the earth trembled: they drew near, and came.
They helped every one his neighbour, and [each] said to his brother, Take courage.