Good News Translation
7 (A)His royal power will continue to grow;
his kingdom will always be at peace.
He will rule as King David's successor,
basing his power on right and justice,
from now until the end of time.
The Lord Almighty is determined to do all this.
The Lord Will Punish Israel
8 The Lord has pronounced judgment on the kingdom of Israel, on the descendants of Jacob. 9 All the people of Israel, everyone who lives in the city of Samaria, will know that he has done this. Now they are proud and arrogant. They say,Read full chapter
New International Version
7 Of the greatness of his government(A) and peace(B)
there will be no end.(C)
He will reign(D) on David’s throne
and over his kingdom,
establishing and upholding it
with justice(E) and righteousness(F)
from that time on and forever.(G)
The zeal(H) of the Lord Almighty
will accomplish this.