Isaiah 18:2-4 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)
2 Sending ambassadors by sea,
in papyrus boats on the waters!
Go, swift messengers,
to a nation tall and bronzed,
To a people dreaded near and far,
a nation strong and conquering,
whose land is washed by rivers.
3 All you who inhabit the world,
who dwell on earth,
When the signal is raised on the mountain, look!
When the trumpet blows, listen!
4 For thus says the Lord to me:
I will be quiet, looking on from where I dwell,
Like the shimmering heat in sunshine,
like a cloud of dew at harvest time.
New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)
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