Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Keep silence before me, O islands; and let the people renew their strength: let them come near; then let them speak: let us come near together to judgment.
Listen to Me, O islands, And pay attention, you peoples from afar The LORD called Me from the womb; From the body of My mother He named Me.
"Cease striving and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth."
"But the LORD is in His holy temple Let all the earth be silent before Him."
"Be silent, all flesh, before the LORD; for He is aroused from His holy habitation."
Let the people
Each one helps his neighbor And says to his brother, "Be strong!"
"Be broken, O peoples, and be shattered; And give ear, all remote places of the earth. Gird yourselves, yet be shattered; Gird yourselves, yet be shattered.
"Now gird up your loins like a man, And I will ask you, and you instruct Me!
"Now gird up your loins like a man; I will ask you, and you instruct Me.
Beat your plowshares into swords And your pruning hooks into spears; Let the weak say, "I am a mighty man."