The Lord will be with his people
Shout, you people in Israel!
Be very, very happy, my people in Jerusalem!
He has sent your enemy away.
I, the King of Israel, am with you!
The bad times have gone.
They will not happen again!
‘Do not be afraid now! Do not be weak now!
He is strong. He will save you.
He will be very happy about you!
He will quietly love you.
He will sing, because he is so happy about you!
You want to meet again to pray. And you want to meet again to
You have had enough cruel words from your enemies.
all those people who hurt you.
I will save those who cannot walk well.
I will bring back the people that the enemy has sent away.
I will cause people in every country to know about you. I will cause them to
I will bring you back together.
I will give you a good name among all the people on the earth.
That is what I will do. I will stop your troubles. And you will see it happen.’
That is what the Lord says.