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Isaiah 60:11

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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. 1 

Isaiah 60:16

Context

60:16 You will drink the milk of nations;

you will nurse at the breasts of kings. 2 

Then you will recognize that I, the Lord, am your deliverer,

your protector, 3  the powerful ruler of Jacob. 4 

1 tn Or “led in procession.” The participle is passive.

2 sn The nations and kings are depicted as a mother nursing her children. Restored Zion will be nourished by them as she receives their wealth as tribute.

3 tn Or “redeemer.” See the note at 41:14.

4 sn See 1:24 and 49:26.



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