Parallel Bible results for Isaiah 52:1-6

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Isaiah 52:1-6

RSV 1 Awake, awake, put on your strength, O Zion; put on your beautiful garments, O Jerusalem, the holy city; for there shall no more come into you the uncircumcised and the unclean. NIV 1 Awake, awake, O Zion, clothe yourself with strength. Put on your garments of splendor, O Jerusalem, the holy city. The uncircumcised and defiled will not enter you again. RSV 2 Shake yourself from the dust, arise, O captive Jerusalem; loose the bonds from your neck, O captive daughter of Zion. NIV 2 Shake off your dust; rise up, sit enthroned, O Jerusalem. Free yourself from the chains on your neck, O captive Daughter of Zion. RSV 3 For thus says the LORD: "You were sold for nothing, and you shall be redeemed without money. NIV 3 For this is what the LORD says: "You were sold for nothing, and without money you will be redeemed." RSV 4 For thus says the Lord GOD: My people went down at the first into Egypt to sojourn there, and the Assyrian oppressed them for nothing. NIV 4 For this is what the Sovereign LORD says: "At first my people went down to Egypt to live; lately, Assyria has oppressed them. RSV 5 Now therefore what have I here, says the LORD, seeing that my people are taken away for nothing? Their rulers wail, says the LORD, and continually all the day my name is despised. NIV 5 "And now what do I have here?" declares the LORD. "For my people have been taken away for nothing, and those who rule them mock, " declares the LORD. "And all day long my name is constantly blasphemed. RSV 6 Therefore my people shall know my name; therefore in that day they shall know that it is I who speak; here am I." NIV 6 Therefore my people will know my name; therefore in that day they will know that it is I who foretold it. Yes, it is I."