The Coming of Zion’s King

9 Rejoice greatly, Daughter Zion! Shout, Daughter Jerusalem! See, your king comes to you, righteous and victorious, lowly and riding on a donkey, on a colt, the foal of a donkey.

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10 I will take away the chariots from Ephraim and the warhorses from Jerusalem, and the battle bow will be broken. He will proclaim peace to the nations. His rule will extend from sea to sea and from the Rivera to the ends of the earth.

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    • t 9:10 - That is, the Euphrates
      11 As for you, because of the blood of my covenant with you, I will free your prisoners from the waterless pit.

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

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      13 I will bend Judah as I bend my bow and fill it with Ephraim. I will rouse your sons, Zion, against your sons, Greece, and make you like a warrior’s sword.

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      The LORD Will Appear

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

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      15 and the LORD Almighty will shield them. They will destroy and overcome with slingstones. They will drink and roar as with wine; they will be full like a bowl used for sprinklingb the corners of the altar.

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        • u 9:15 - Or "bowl," / "like"
          16 The LORD their God will save his people on that day as a shepherd saves his flock. They will sparkle in his land like jewels in a crown.

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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.