Zechariah 9:12-17 NIV

12 Return to your fortress,1 O prisoners of hope; even now I announce that I will restore twice2 as much to you.

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13 I will bend Judah as I bend my bow3 and fill it with Ephraim.4 I will rouse your sons, O Zion, against your sons, O Greece,5 and make you like a warrior's sword.6

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The LORD Will Appear

14 Then the LORD will appear over them;7 his arrow will flash like lightning.8 The Sovereign LORD will sound the trumpet;9 he will march in the storms10 of the south,

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15 and the LORD Almighty will shield11 them. They will destroy and overcome with slingstones.12 They will drink and roar as with wine;13 they will be full like a bowl14 used for sprinklinga the corners15 of the altar.

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    • e 9:15 - Or "bowl, / like"
      16 The LORD their God will save them on that day16 as the flock of his people. They will sparkle in his land like jewels in a crown.17

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      17 How attractive and beautiful they will be! Grain will make the young men thrive, and new wine the young women.