Zechariah 9:16

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.

Zechariah 9:16 in Other Translations

KJV
16 And the LORD their God shall save them in that day as the flock of his people: for they shall be as the stones of a crown, lifted up as an ensign upon his land.
ESV
16 On that day the LORD their God will save them, as the flock of his people; for like the jewels of a crown they shall shine on his land.
NLT
16 On that day the LORD their God will rescue his people, just as a shepherd rescues his sheep. They will sparkle in his land like jewels in a crown.
MSG
16 Their God will save the day. He'll rescue them. They'll become like sheep, gentle and soft, Or like gemstones in a crown, catching all the colors of the sun.
CSB
16 The Lord their God will save them on that day as the flock of His people; for they are like jewels in a crown, sparkling over His land.

Zechariah 9:16 In-Context

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

Cross References 2

  • 1. S Isaiah 10:20
  • 2. Isaiah 62:3; S Jeremiah 31:11
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