Jeremiah 31:1-6 NRS

1 At that time, says the Lord, I will be the God of all the families of Israel, and they shall be my people.
2 Thus says the Lord: The people who survived the sword found grace in the wilderness; when Israel sought for rest,
3 the Lord appeared to him a from far away. b I have loved you with an everlasting love; therefore I have continued my faithfulness to you.

References for Jeremiah 31:3

    • Á 31:3 - Gk: Heb [me]
    • Â 31:3 - Or [to him long ago]
      4 Again I will build you, and you shall be built, O virgin Israel! Again you shall take c your tambourines, and go forth in the dance of the merrymakers.

      References for Jeremiah 31:4

        • Ã 31:4 - Or [adorn yourself with]
          5 Again you shall plant vineyards on the mountains of Samaria; the planters shall plant, and shall enjoy the fruit.
          6 For there shall be a day when sentinels will call in the hill country of Ephraim: "Come, let us go up to Zion, to the Lord our God."