Isaiah 52:1-7 NRS

1 Awake, awake, put on your strength, O Zion! Put on your beautiful garments, O Jerusalem, the holy city; for the uncircumcised and the unclean shall enter you no more.
2 Shake yourself from the dust, rise up, O captive a Jerusalem; loose the bonds from your neck, O captive daughter Zion!

References for Isaiah 52:2

    • ÿ 52:2 - Cn: Heb [rise up, sit]
      3 For thus says the Lord: You were sold for nothing, and you shall be redeemed without money.
      4 For thus says the Lord God: Long ago, my people went down into Egypt to reside there as aliens; the Assyrian, too, has oppressed them without cause.
      5 Now therefore what am I doing here, says the Lord, seeing that my people are taken away without cause? Their rulers howl, says the Lord, and continually, all day long, my name is despised.
      6 Therefore my people shall know my name; therefore in that day they shall know that it is I who speak; here am I.
      7 How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of the messenger who announces peace, who brings good news, who announces salvation, who says to Zion, "Your God reigns."