,5 Or "ruler, all of them together. / 5 They"
"I will strengthen8 the house of Judah and save the house of Joseph. I will restore them because I have compassion9 on them.10 They will be as though I had not rejected them, for I am the LORD their God and I will answer11 them.
They will pass through the sea of trouble; the surging sea will be subdued and all the depths of the Nile will dry up.20 Assyria's pride21 will be brought down and Egypt's scepter22 will pass away.23