Surely [a]then will I turn to the people a pure language, that they may all call upon the name of the Lord to serve him [b]with one consent.

10 From beyond the rivers of Ethiopia, the [c]daughter of my dispersed, praying unto me, shall bring me an offering.

11 In that day shalt thou not be ashamed for [d]all thy works, wherein thou hast transgressed against me: for then will I take away out of the midst of thee them that rejoice of thy pride, and thou shalt no more be proud of mine holy mountain.

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Footnotes

  1. Zephaniah 3:9 Lest any should think then that God’s glory should have perished when Judah was destroyed, he showeth that he will publish his grace through all the world.
  2. Zephaniah 3:9 Hebrew, with one shoulder, as Hos. 6:9.
  3. Zephaniah 3:10 That is, the Jews shall come as well as the Gentiles: which is to be understood under the time of the Gospel.
  4. Zephaniah 3:11 For they shall have full remission of their sins, and the hypocrites which boasted of the Temple, which was also thy pride in times past, shall be taken from thee.
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