Isaiah 52:2

Overview - Isaiah 52
Christ persuades the church to believe his free redemption,
to receive the ministers thereof,
to joy in the power thereof,
11 and to free themselves from bondage.
13 Christ's kingdom shall be exalted.
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Isaiah 52:2  (King James Version)
Shake thyself from the dust; arise, and sit down, O Jerusalem: loose thyself from the bands of thy neck, O captive daughter of Zion.

3:26 51:23 Jeremiah 51:6 Jeremiah 51:45 Jeremiah 51:50 ; Zechariah 2:6 ; Revelation 18:4

The common mode of sitting in the East is upon the floor, with the legs crossed; and when sitting is spoken of as a posture of more than ordinary state, it means sitting on high, on a chair of state, or throne.

49:21 51:14 61:1 Luke 4:18 ; 21:24