7The lord, the Redeemerand Holy One of Israel,says to the one who is despised and rejected by the nations,to the one who is the servant of rulers:“Kings will stand at attention when you pass by.Princes will also bow lowbecause of the lord, the faithful one,the Holy One of Israel, who has chosen you.”

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