"I will appoint a place for My people Israel, and will plant them, so that they may dwell in their own place and not be moved again; and the wicked will not waste them anymore as formerly,
The Egyptians compelled the sons of Israel to labor rigorously;
Now it came about in the course of those many days that the king of Egypt died. And the sons of Israel sighed because of the bondage, and they cried out; and their cry for help because of their bondage rose up to God.
You with Your own hand drove out the nations; Then You planted them; You afflicted the peoples, Then You spread them abroad.
"The enemy will not deceive him, Nor the son of wickedness afflict him.
Planted in the house of the LORD, They will flourish in the courts of our God.
"Your builders hurry; Your destroyers and devastators Will depart from you.
"Violence will not be heard again in your land, Nor devastation or destruction within your borders; But you will call your walls salvation, and your gates praise.
To grant those who mourn in Zion, Giving them a garland instead of ashes, The oil of gladness instead of mourning, The mantle of praise instead of a spirit of fainting So they will be called oaks of righteousness, The planting of the LORD, that He may be glorified.
'For I will set My eyes on them for good, and I will bring them again to this land; and I will build them up and not overthrow them, and I will plant them and not pluck them up.
The LORD appeared to him from afar, saying, "I have loved you with an everlasting love; Therefore I have drawn you with lovingkindness.
"I will rejoice over them to do them good and will faithfully plant them in this land with all My heart and with all My soul.
"By your wisdom and understanding You have acquired riches for yourself And have acquired gold and silver for your treasuries.
"I will bring them out from the peoples and gather them from the countries and bring them to their own land; and I will feed them on the mountains of Israel, by the streams, and in all the inhabited places of the land.
therefore you will no longer devour men and no longer bereave your nation of children,' declares the Lord GOD.
"They will live on the land that I gave to Jacob My servant, in which your fathers lived; and they will live on it, they, and their sons and their sons' sons, forever; and David My servant will be their prince forever.
"I will also plant them on their land, And they will not again be rooted out from their land Which I have given them," Says the LORD your God.
in which you formerly walked according to the course of this world, according to the prince of the power of the air, of the spirit that is now working in the sons of disobedience.
Let no one deceive you with empty words, for because of these things the wrath of God comes upon the sons of disobedience.
and He will wipe away every tear from their eyes; and there will no longer be any death; there will no longer be any mourning, or crying, or pain; the first things have passed away."