1 When that time comes, Yahweh declares, I shall be the God of all the families of Israel, and they will be my people.
Jer 30:22 Isa 41:10 Gen 17:7-8 Jer 30:24 Zech 13:9 Ezek 11:20 Ezek 34:31
2 Yahweh says this: They have found pardon in the desert, those who have survived the sword. Israel is marching to his rest.
Ps 95:11 Deut 1:33 Num 10:33 Deut 1:30 Deut 2:7 Deut 8:2-3 Deut 8:16
3 Yahweh has appeared to me from afar; I have loved you with an everlasting love and so I still maintain my faithful love for you.
Hos 11:4 Isa 54:8-9 Deut 33:3 Ps 103:17 Deut 7:7-9 1John 4:19 Mal 1:2
4 I shall build you once more, yes, you will be rebuilt, Virgin of Israel! Once more in your best attire, and with your tambourines, you will go out dancing gaily.
Jer 31:13 Jer 33:7 Ps 149:3 1Sam 18:6-7 2Kgs 19:21 Acts 15:16 Amos 5:2
5 Once more you will plant vineyards on the mountains of Samaria (those who plant will themselves enjoy the fruit).
Amos 9:14 Deut 28:30 1Sam 21:5 Deut 20:6 Ezek 36:8 Isa 62:8-9 Isa 65:21-22
6 Yes, a day will come when the watchmen shout on the mountains of Ephraim, 'Up! Let us go up to Zion, to Yahweh our God!'
Jer 50:4-5 2Chr 13:4 2Chr 30:5-11 Acts 8:5-8 Ezek 3:17 Ezek 33:2 Ezra 8:15-20
7 For Yahweh says this: Shout with joy for Jacob! Hail the chief of nations! Proclaim! Praise! Shout, 'Yahweh has saved his people, the remnant of Israel!'
Isa 37:31 Ps 14:7 Ps 28:9 Jer 23:3 Amos 5:15 Deut 28:13 Deut 32:43
8 Watch, I shall bring them back from the land of the north and gather them in from the far ends of the earth. With them, the blind and the lame, women with child, women in labour, all together: a mighty throng will return here!
Ezek 34:16 Ezek 34:13 Isa 40:11 Isa 42:16 Jer 23:8 Mic 4:6 Isa 43:6
9 In tears they will return, in prayer I shall lead them. I shall guide them to streams of water, by a smooth path where they will not stumble. For I am a father to Israel, and Ephraim is my first-born son.
Jer 3:4 Exod 4:22 Jer 50:4 Isa 63:13 Jer 31:20 Jer 3:19 Ps 23:2
10 Listen, nations, to the word of Yahweh. On the farthest coasts and islands proclaim it, say, 'He who scattered Israel is gathering him, will guard him as a shepherd guarding his flock.'
Isa 40:11 Ezek 34:12 Isa 66:19 Deut 30:4 Acts 20:28-29 Deut 32:26 Ezek 5:2
11 For Yahweh has ransomed Jacob, rescued him from a hand stronger than his own.
Isa 48:20 Isa 44:23 Ps 142:6 Heb 2:14-15 Isa 49:24 Jer 15:21 Titus 2:14
12 They will come, shouting for joy on the heights of Zion, thronging towards Yahweh's lavish gifts, for wheat, new wine and oil, sheep and cattle; they will be like a well-watered garden, they will sorrow no more.
Isa 35:10 Isa 58:11 Ezek 17:23 Isa 65:19 Joel 3:18 John 16:22 Hos 3:5
13 The young girl will then take pleasure in the dance, and young men and old alike; I shall change their mourning into gladness, comfort them, give them joy after their troubles;
Ps 30:11 Isa 51:11 Isa 61:3 Jer 31:4 Ezra 6:22 Neh 12:27 Ps 149:3
14 I shall refresh my priests with rich food, and my people will gorge themselves on my lavish gifts, Yahweh declares.
Jer 31:25 1Pet 2:9 Eph 3:19 Rev 5:10 Rev 7:16-17 Song 5:1 2Chr 6:41
15 Yahweh says this: A voice is heard in Ramah, lamenting and weeping bitterly: it is Rachel weeping for her children, refusing to be comforted for her children, because they are no more.
Jer 40:1 Gen 37:35 Gen 42:13 Jer 10:20 Gen 35:19 Gen 42:36 Josh 18:25
16 Yahweh says this: Stop your lamenting dry your eyes, for your labour will have a reward, Yahweh declares, and they will return from the enemy's country.
Jer 30:3 Ruth 2:12 Heb 6:10 Heb 11:6 Jer 33:7 2Chr 15:7 Jer 29:14
17 There is hope for your future after all, Yahweh declares, your children will return to their homeland.
Amos 9:8-9 Ezek 37:11-14 Ezek 37:25 Ezek 39:28 Hos 2:15 Hos 3:5 Isa 6:13
18 I have indeed heard Ephraim's grieving, 'You flogged me, I took a flogging, like a young, untrained bull. Bring me back, let me come back, for you are Yahweh my God!
Ps 80:3 Job 5:17 Jer 3:21-22 Lam 5:21 Acts 3:26 Jer 17:14 Jer 31:9
19 For, since I turned away, I have repented; having understood, I beat my breast. I was deeply ashamed, I blushed, aware of the disgrace incurred when I was young.'
Jer 3:25 Ezek 21:12 Ezek 36:31 Deut 30:2 Luke 18:13 2Cor 7:10-11 Ezra 9:6
20 Is Ephraim, then, so dear a son to me, a child so favoured, that whenever I mention him I remember him lovingly still? That is why I yearn for him, why I must take pity on him, Yahweh declares.
Isa 55:7 Isa 63:15 Hos 14:4 Isa 16:11 Judg 10:16 Luke 15:24 Song 5:4
21 Set up your signposts, raise yourself landmarks, fix your mind on the road, the way by which you went. Come home, Virgin of Israel, come home to these towns of yours.
Jer 50:5 Isa 48:20 Ezek 40:4 Hag 1:5 Isa 52:11-12 Isa 57:14 Isa 62:10
22 How long will you hesitate, rebellious daughter? For Yahweh is creating something new on earth: the Woman sets out to find her Husband again.
Jer 2:23 Jer 3:6 Jer 49:4 Gen 3:15 Hos 14:4 Isa 7:14 Jer 2:18
23 Yahweh Sabaoth, the God of Israel, says this, 'In the country of Judah and in its towns, they will use these words once more, when I bring their captives home: "Yahweh bless you, home of saving justice, holy mountain!"
Zech 8:3 Isa 1:26 Jer 50:7 Isa 1:21 Isa 60:21 Jer 23:5-8 Jer 30:18
24 'And in this country, Judah and all its towns, the ploughmen and those who wander with their flocks, will live together,
Zech 8:4-8 Ezek 36:10 Jer 33:11-13 Zech 2:4
25 for I shall give the weary all they need and satisfy all those whose strength has gone.'
Matt 5:6 John 4:14 Jer 31:14 Ps 107:9 Isa 32:2 Matt 11:28 2Cor 7:6
26 At this, I awoke and saw that my sleep had been sweet to me.
Ps 127:2 Zech 4:1-2
27 'Look, the days are coming, Yahweh declares, when I shall sow the House of Israel and the House of Judah with the seed both of people and of cattle.
Hos 2:23 Ezek 36:9 Ezek 36:11 Zech 10:9 Jer 30:19
28 And as I once watched over them to uproot, to knock down, to overthrow, destroy and bring disaster, so now I shall watch over them to build and to plant, Yahweh declares.
Jer 1:10 Jer 24:6 Eccl 3:2-3 Jer 44:27 Dan 9:14 Jer 45:4 Acts 15:16
29 'In those days people will no longer say: "The fathers have eaten unripe grapes; the children's teeth are set on edge."
Lam 5:7 Ezek 18:2-3 Jer 31:30
30 But each will die for his own guilt. Everyone who eats unripe grapes will have his own teeth set on edge.
Ezek 18:20 Isa 3:11 Deut 24:16 Ezek 18:4 Gal 6:5 Ezek 33:18 Ezek 3:18-19
31 'Look, the days are coming, Yahweh declares, when I shall make a new covenant with the House of Israel (and the House of Judah),
Heb 10:16-17 Ezek 37:26 Jer 32:40 2Cor 3:6 Luke 22:20 Jer 33:14-16 Heb 12:24
32 but not like the covenant I made with their ancestors the day I took them by the hand to bring them out of Egypt, a covenant which they broke, even though I was their Master, Yahweh declares.
Ezek 16:8 Deut 1:31 Deut 5:3 Exod 19:5 Exod 24:6-8 Ezek 16:59-62 Hos 3:1
33 No, this is the covenant I shall make with the House of Israel when those days have come, Yahweh declares. Within them I shall plant my Law, writing it on their hearts. Then I shall be their God and they will be my people.
2Cor 3:3 Heb 10:16 Heb 8:10 Jer 24:7 Ezek 11:19-20 Jer 32:40 Ezek 37:27
34 There will be no further need for everyone to teach neighbour or brother, saying, "Learn to know Yahweh!" No, they will all know me, from the least to the greatest, Yahweh declares, since I shall forgive their guilt and never more call their sin to mind.'
Isa 43:25 Jer 33:8 Jer 50:20 Isa 54:13 1John 2:27 Acts 10:43 Heb 8:12
35 Yahweh who provides the sun to shine by day, who regulates moon and stars to shine by night, who stirs the sea, making its waves roar, he whose name is Yahweh Sabaoth, says this,
Isa 51:15 Jer 10:16 Ps 136:7-9 Deut 4:19 Gen 1:14-18 Jer 32:18 Jer 50:34
36 'Were this established order ever to pass away before me, Yahweh declares, then the race of Israel would also cease being a nation for ever before me!'
Isa 54:9-10 Jer 33:20-26 Ps 89:36-37 Ps 148:6 Amos 9:8-9 Deut 32:26 Jer 46:28
37 Yahweh says this, 'Were the heavens above ever to be measured, the foundations of the earth below ever to be fathomed, then I too would reject the whole race of Israel for all that they have done, Yahweh declares.'
Jer 33:22 Jer 33:24-26 Isa 40:12 Jer 30:11 Jer 46:28 Job 11:7-9 Ps 89:2
38 'Look, the days are coming, Yahweh declares, when the City will be rebuilt for Yahweh, from the Tower of Hananel to the Corner Gate.
2Kgs 14:13 Zech 14:10 Jer 30:18 2Chr 26:9 Jer 31:27 Dan 9:25 Ezek 48:30-35
39 Then once again the measuring line will stretch straight to the Hill of Gareb, turning then to Goah.
Zech 2:1-2 Ezek 40:8
40 And the whole valley, with its corpses and ashes, and all the ground beside the ravine of the Kidron as far as the corner of the Horse Gate, eastwards, will be consecrated to Yahweh. It will never be destroyed or demolished again.
2Sam 15:23 Joel 3:17 2Chr 23:15 2Kgs 11:16 John 18:1 2Kgs 23:6 2Kgs 23:12