For the teraphim have spoken iniquity◦, and the diviners beheld falsity, and have spoken vain dreams; they comfort with vanity◦. Therefore they journeyed as▵ a flock; they were afflicted, for there was no shepherd.
And they shall be as mighty men, who tread··down their enemies in the mud of the streets in the battle; and they shall fight, because◦ Jehovah is with them, and they shall shame the riders on horses.
And I will make· the house of Judah ·mighty, and I will save the house of Joseph, and I will cause them to dwell; for I have··compassion on them; and they shall be as◦ if I had not cast· them ·off: for I◦ am Jehovah their God, and I will answer them.
I will return them also out··of the land of Egypt, and bring· them ·together out··of Assyria; and I will bring them into▵ the land of Gilead and Lebanon; and no◦ more room shall be found for them.
And he shall pass··through the sea with adversity, and shall smite the waves in the sea, and all the depths of the Nile shall··dry··up; and the pride of Assyria shall be brought··down, and the scepter of Egypt shall turn··aside.