I am watching over them for disaster and not for good, and every man of Judah who is in the land of Egypt will meet his end by sword or famine until they are finished off.
So the LORD kept the disaster in mind and brought it on us, for the LORD our God is righteous in all He has done. But we have not obeyed Him.
See, today I have set you over nations and kingdoms to uproot and tear down, to destroy and demolish, to build and plant.
At one moment I might announce concerning a nation or a kingdom that I will uproot, tear down, and destroy [it].
However, if that nation I have made an announcement about, turns from its evil, I will not bring the disaster on it I had planned.
At [another] time I announce that I will build and plant a nation or a kingdom.
" 'This is what you are to say to him: This is what the LORD says: What I have built I am about to demolish, and what I have planted I am about to uproot-- the whole land!
I will keep My eyes on them for their good and will return them to this land. I will build them up and not demolish them; I will plant them and not uproot them.
I will rejoice over them to do what is good to them, and I will plant them faithfully in this land with all My mind and heart.
for God will save Zion and build up the cities of Judah. They will live there and possess it.
for the LORD will rebuild Zion; He will appear in His glory.
The LORD rebuilds Jerusalem; He gathers Israel's exiled people.
a time to give birth and a time to die; a time to plant and a time to uproot;
a time to kill and a time to heal; a time to tear down and a time to build;
Know and understand this: From the issuing of the decree to restore and rebuild Jerusalem until Messiah the Prince will be seven weeks and 62 weeks. It will be rebuilt with a plaza and a moat, but in difficult times.
In that day I will restore the fallen booth of David: I will repair its gaps, restore its ruins, and rebuild it as in the days of old,
After these things I will return and will rebuild David's tent, which has fallen down. I will rebuild its ruins and will set it up again,