For he that made thee shall rule over thee, the Lord of hosts is his name: and thy Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel, shall be called the God of all the earth.
For the Lord hath called thee as a woman forsaken and mourning in spirit, and as a wife cast off from her youth, said thy God.
For a small moment I have forsaken thee, but with great mercies will I gather thee.
In a moment of indignation have I hid my face a little while from thee, but with everlasting kindness have I had mercy on thee, said the Lord thy Redeemer.
This thing is to me as in the days of Noe [Noah], to whom I swore, that I would no more bring the waters of Noe upon the earth: so have I sworn not to be angry with thee, and not to rebuke thee.
For the mountains shall be moved, and the hills shall tremble; but my mercy shall not depart from thee, and the covenant of my peace shall not be moved: said the Lord that hath mercy on thee.
O poor little one, tossed with tempest, without all comfort, behold I will lay thy stones in order, and will lay thy foundations with sapphires,
And I will make thy bulwarks of jasper: and thy gates of graven stones, and all thy borders of desirable stones.
All thy children shall be taught of the Lord: and great shall be the peace of thy children.
And thou shalt be founded in justice: depart far from oppression, for thou shalt not fear; and from terror, for it shall not come near thee.