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And I will plant them upon their land, and they shall no more be pulled up out of their land which I have given them, saith the LORD thy God.
All of your people will be godly; they will possess the land permanently. I will plant them like a shoot; they will be the product of my labor, through whom I reveal my splendor.
I will look after their welfare and will restore them to this land. There I will build them up and will not tear them down. I will plant them firmly in the land and will not uproot them.
I will take delight in doing good to them. I will faithfully and wholeheartedly plant them firmly in the land.'
They will no longer be prey for the nations and the wild beasts will not devour them. They will live securely and no one will make them afraid.
They will live in the land I gave to my servant Jacob, in which your fathers lived; they will live in it -- they and their children and their grandchildren forever. David my servant will be prince over them forever.
But Judah will reside securely forever, and Jerusalem will be secure from one generation to the next.
Each will sit under his own grapevine or under his own fig tree without any fear. The Lord who commands armies has decreed it.
They will rebuild the perpetual ruins and restore the places that were desolate; they will reestablish the ruined cities, the places that have been desolate since ancient times.
Then I myself will regather those of my people who are still alive from all the countries where I have driven them. I will bring them back to their homeland. They will greatly increase in number.
"Therefore say: 'This is what the sovereign Lord says: When I regather you from the peoples and assemble you from the lands where you have been dispersed, I will give you back the country of Israel.'
"'I will take you from the nations and gather you from all the countries; then I will bring you to your land.
Then tell them, 'This is what the sovereign Lord says: Look, I am about to take the Israelites from among the nations where they have gone. I will gather them from round about and bring them to their land.