Zephaniah 3:9-19 NIV

Restoration of Israel’s Remnant

9 “Then I will purify the lips of the peoples, that all of them may call on the name of the LORDand serve him shoulder to shoulder.

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10 From beyond the rivers of Cushamy worshipers, my scattered people, will bring me offerings.

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    • k 3:10 - That is, the upper Nile region
      11 On that day you, Jerusalem, will not be put to shame for all the wrongs you have done to me, because I will remove from you your arrogant boasters. Never again will you be haughty on my holy hill.

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      12 But I will leave within you the meek and humble. The remnant of Israel will trust in the name of the LORD.

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      13 They will do no wrong; they will tell no lies. A deceitful tongue will not be found in their mouths. They will eat and lie down and no one will make them afraid.”

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      14 Sing, Daughter Zion; shout aloud, Israel! Be glad and rejoice with all your heart, Daughter Jerusalem!

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      15 The LORD has taken away your punishment, he has turned back your enemy. The LORD, the King of Israel, is with you; never again will you fear any harm.

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      16 On that day they will say to Jerusalem, “Do not fear, Zion; do not let your hands hang limp.

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      17 The LORD your God is with you, the Mighty Warrior who saves. He will take great delight in you; in his love he will no longer rebuke you, but will rejoice over you with singing.”

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      18 “I will remove from you all who mourn over the loss of your appointed festivals, which is a burden and reproach for you.
      19 At that time I will deal with all who oppressed you. I will rescue the lame; I will gather the exiles. I will give them praise and honor in every land where they have suffered shame.

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