"I will strengthen the house of Judah, And I will save the house of Joseph, And I will bring them back, Because I have had compassion on them; And they will be as though I had not rejected them, For I am the LORD their God and I will answer them.
"Ephraim will be like a mighty man, And their heart will be glad as if [from] wine; Indeed, their children will see [it] and be glad, Their heart will rejoice in the LORD.
"I will whistle for them to gather them together, For I have redeemed them; And they will be as numerous as they were before.
"When I scatter them among the peoples, They will remember Me in far countries, And they with their children will live and come back.
"I will bring them back from the land of Egypt And gather them from Assyria; And I will bring them into the land of Gilead and Lebanon Until no [room] can be found for them.