2 The aSpirit of the Lord will rest on Him,
The spirit of bwisdom and understanding,
The spirit of counsel and cstrength,
The spirit of knowledge and the fear of the Lord.
And He will not judge by what His eyes asee,
Nor make a decision by what His ears hear;
And decide with fairness for the cafflicted of the earth;
And He will strike the earth with the drod of His mouth,
And with the ebreath of His lips He will slay the wicked.
5 Also arighteousness will be the belt about His loins,
And bfaithfulness the belt about His waist.
6 And the awolf will dwell with the lamb,
And the leopard will lie down with the young goat,
And the calf and the young lion 1and the fatling together;
And a little boy will lead them.
Their young will lie down together,
And the alion will eat straw like the ox.
And the weaned child will put his hand on the viper’s den.
9 They will anot hurt or destroy in all My holy mountain,
For the bearth will be full of the knowledge of the Lord
As the waters cover the sea.
11 Then it will happen on that day that the Lord
Will again recover the second time with His hand
The aremnant of His people, who will remain,
12 And He will lift up a astandard for the nations
And bassemble the banished ones of Israel,
And will gather the dispersed of Judah
From the four corners of the earth.
13 Then the ajealousy of Ephraim will depart,
And those who harass Judah will be cut off;
Ephraim will not be jealous of Judah,
And Judah will not harass Ephraim.
Together they will cplunder the sons of the east;
And the sons of Ammon will be 2subject to them.
The tongue of the 2Sea of Egypt;
With His scorching wind;
And He will strike it into seven streams
And make men walk over 4dry-shod.
16 And there will be a ahighway from Assyria
For the bremnant of His people who will be left,
Just as there was for Israel
In cthe day that they came up out of the land of Egypt.
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