Zephaniah 3:9-20 NRS

9 At that time I will change the speech of the peoples to a pure speech, that all of them may call on the name of the Lord and serve him with one accord.
10 From beyond the rivers of Ethiopia a my suppliants, my scattered ones, shall bring my offering.

References for Zephaniah 3:10

    • n 3:10 - Or [Nubia]; Heb [Cush]
      11 On that day you shall not be put to shame because of all the deeds by which you have rebelled against me; for then I will remove from your midst your proudly exultant ones, and you shall no longer be haughty in my holy mountain.
      12 For I will leave in the midst of you a people humble and lowly. They shall seek refuge in the name of the Lord—
      13 the remnant of Israel; they shall do no wrong and utter no lies, nor shall a deceitful tongue be found in their mouths. Then they will pasture and lie down, and no one shall make them afraid.
      14 Sing aloud, O daughter Zion; shout, O Israel! Rejoice and exult with all your heart, O daughter Jerusalem!
      15 The Lord has taken away the judgments against you, he has turned away your enemies. The king of Israel, the Lord, is in your midst; you shall fear disaster no more.
      16 On that day it shall be said to Jerusalem: Do not fear, O Zion; do not let your hands grow weak.
      17 The Lord, your God, is in your midst, a warrior who gives victory; he will rejoice over you with gladness, he will renew you b in his love; he will exult over you with loud singing

      References for Zephaniah 3:17

        • o 3:17 - Gk Syr: Heb [he will be silent]
          18 as on a day of festival. c I will remove disaster from you, d so that you will not bear reproach for it.

          References for Zephaniah 3:18

            • p 3:18 - Gk Syr: Meaning of Heb uncertain
            • q 3:18 - Cn: Heb [I will remove from you; they were]
              19 I will deal with all your oppressors at that time. And I will save the lame and gather the outcast, and I will change their shame into praise and renown in all the earth.
              20 At that time I will bring you home, at the time when I gather you; for I will make you renowned and praised among all the peoples of the earth, when I restore your fortunes before your eyes, says the Lord.