I am with you1 and will save you,' declares the LORD. 'Though I completely destroy all the nations among which I scatter you, I will not completely destroy2 you. I will discipline3 you but only with justice; I will not let you go entirely unpunished.'4
"This is what the LORD says: " 'I will restore the fortunes21 of Jacob's tents22 and have compassion23 on his dwellings; the city will be rebuilt24 on her ruins, and the palace will stand in its proper place.
Their leader33 will be one of their own; their ruler will arise from among them.34 I will bring him near35 and he will come close to me, for who is he who will devote himself to be close to me?' declares the LORD.