the large ships 2 are in the lead,
bringing your sons from far away,
along with their silver and gold,
to honor the Lord your God, 3
the Holy One of Israel, 4 for he has bestowed honor on you.
60:10 Foreigners will rebuild your walls;
their kings will serve you.
Even though I struck you down in my anger,
I will restore my favor and have compassion on you. 5
60:11 Your gates will remain open at all times;
they will not be shut during the day or at night,
so that the wealth of nations may be delivered,
with their kings leading the way. 6
such nations will be totally destroyed. 8
1 tn Or “islands” (NIV); CEV “distant islands”; TEV “distant lands.”
3 tn Heb “to the name of the Lord your God.”
5 tn Heb “in my favor I will have compassion on you.”
6 tn Or “led in procession.” The participle is passive.
7 tn Or “For” (KJV, NAB, NASB, NIV, NRSV, NLT); TEV “But.”
8 tn The infinitive absolute appears before the finite verb for emphasis.