1902 Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR)
1 God, in the care of Jerusalem, sendeth to measure it. 6 The redemption of Zion. 10 The promise of God's presence.
2:1 ¶ Then lifted I up mine eyes and looked, and lo! a Man,and, in his hand, a Measuring Line.
2:2 And I said, Whither art thou going? And he said unto me, To measure Jerusalem, to see what [should be] the breadth thereof, and what the length thereof.
2:3 And lo! the messenger who was talking with me, coming forward,and another messenger, coming forward to meet him.
2:4 So he said unto him, Run, speak unto this young man, saying: Like open villages, shall Jerusalem remain, for the multitude of men and cattle in her midst;
2:5 And, I, will become to her, declareth Yahweh, A wall of fire round about,and, a glory, will I become in her midst.
2:6 ¶ Ho! ho! flee ye, therefore, out of the land of the North, urgeth Yahweh. For, as the four winds of the heavens, have I spread you abroad, declareth Yahweh.
2:7 Ho! Zion, deliver thyself,thou that dwellest with the daughter of Babylon. For,
2:8 Thus, saith Yahweh of hosts, For his own honour, hath he sent me unto the nations that are spoiling you,Surely, he that toucheth you, toucheth the pupil of mine eye.
2:9 For behold me! brandishing my hand over them, and they shall become a spoil unto their own slaves,and ye shall know that, Yahweh of hosts, hath sent me.
2:10 ¶ Sing out and rejoice, O daughter of Zion,For behold me! coming in, and I will make my habitation in thy midst, declareth Yahweh.
2:11 Then shall many nations, join themselves, unto Yahweh, in that day, and shall become my people,and I will make my habitation in thy midst, so shalt thou know that, Yahweh of hosts, hath sent me unto thee.
2:12 Thus will Yahweh inherit Judah, his portion, on the soil of the sanctuary,and make choice, yet again, of Jerusalem.
2:13 Hush! all flesh, before Yahweh,For he hath roused himself up out of his holy dwelling.
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