,5 Or "ruler, all of them together. / 5 They"
"I will strengthen3 the house of Judah and save the house of Joseph. I will restore them because I have compassion4 on them.5 They will be as though I had not rejected them, for I am the LORD their God and I will answer6 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.15 Assyria's pride16 will be brought down and Egypt's scepter17 will pass away.18