Isaiah 48:2
Good News Translation
And yet you are proud to say that you are citizens of the holy city and that you depend on Israel's God, whose name is the LORD Almighty.

Contemporary English Version
You call Jerusalem your home and say you depend on me, the LORD All-Powerful, the God of Israel.

Douay-Rheims Bible
For they are called of the holy city, and are established upon the God of Israel: the Lord of hosts is his name.

New American Bible
Though you are named after the holy city and rely on the God of Israel, whose name is the LORD of hosts.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

For they are called of the holy city, and are established upon the God of Israel: the Lord of hosts is his name.

they call

Isaiah 52:1 Arise, arise, put on thy strength, O Sion, put on the garments of thy glory, O Jerusalem, the city of the Holy One: for henceforth the uncircumcised, and unclean shall no more pass through thee.

Isaiah 64:10,11 The city of thy sanctuary is become a desert, Sion is made a desert, Jerusalem is desolate. . . .

Nehemiah 11:1,18 And the princes of the people dwelt at Jerusalem: but the rest of the people cast lots, to take one part in ten to dwell in Jerusalem the holy city, and nine parts in the other cities. . . .

Psalm 48:1 A psalm of a canticle, for the sons of Core, on the second day of the week. [2] Great is the Lord, and exceedingly to be praised in the city of our God, in his holy mountain.

Psalm 87:3 Glorious things are said of thee, O city of God.

Daniel 9:24 Seventy weeks are shortened upon thy people, and upon thy holy city, that transgression may be finished, and sin may have an end, and iniquity may be abolished; and everlasting justice may be brought; and vision and prophecy may be fulfilled; and the Saint of saints may be anointed.

Matthew 4:5 Then the devil took him up into the holy city, and set him upon the pinnacle of the temple,

Matthew 27:52 And the graves were opened: and many bodies of the saints that had slept arose,

Revelation 11:2 But the court which is without the temple, cast out and measure it not: because it is given unto the Gentiles. And the holy city they shall tread under foot, two and forty months:

Revelation 21:2 And I, John, saw the holy city, the new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, prepared as a bride adorned for her husband.

Revelation 22:19 And if any man shall take away from the words of the book of this prophecy, God shall take away his part out of the book of life, and out of the holy city, and from these things that are written in this book.

and stay

Isaiah 10:20 And it shall come to pass in that day, that the remnant of Israel, and they that shall escape of the house of Jacob, shall lean no more upon him that striketh them: but they shall lean upon the Lord the Holy One of Israel, in truth.

Judges 17:13 Now I know God will do me good, since I have a priest of the race of the Levites.

1 Samuel 4:3-5 And the people returned to the camp: and the ancients of Israel said: Why hath the Lord defeated us to day before the Philistines? Let us fetch unto us the ark of the covenant of the Lord from Silo, and let it come in the midst of us, that it may save us from the hand of our enemies. . . .

Jeremiah 7:4-11 Trust not in lying words, saying: The temple of the Lord, the temple of the Lord, it is the temple of the Lord. . . .

Jeremiah 21:2 Inquire of the Lord for us, for Nabuchodonosor king of Babylon maketh war against us: if so be the Lord will deal with us according to all his wonderful works, that he may depart from us.

Micah 3:11 You that build up Sion with blood, and Jerusalem with iniquity.

John 8:40,41 But now you seek to kill me, a man who have spoken the truth to you, which I have heard of God. This Abraham did not. . . .

Romans 2:17 But if thou art called a Jew and restest in the law and makest thy boast of God,

the Lord

Isaiah 47:4 Our redeemer, the Lord of hosts is his name, the Holy One of Israel.

Isaiah 51:13 And thou hast forgotten the Lord thy maker, who stretched out the heavens, and founded the earth: and thou hast been afraid continually all the day at the presence of his fury who afflicted thee, and had prepared himself to destroy thee: where is now the fury of the oppressor?

Jeremiah 10:16 The portion of Jacob is not like these: for it is he who formed all things: and Israel is the rod of his inheritance: the Lord of hosts is his name.

Context
Israel's Stubbornness
1Hear ye these things, O house of Jacob, you that are called by the name of Israel, and are come forth out of the waters of Juda, you who swear by the name of the Lord, and make mention of the God of Israel, but not in truth, nor in justice. 2For they are called of the holy city, and are established upon the God of Israel: the Lord of hosts is his name.3The former things of old, I have declared, and they went forth out of my mouth, and I have made them to be heard: I did them suddenly and they came to pass.…
Cross References
Romans 2:17
But if thou art called a Jew and restest in the law and makest thy boast of God,

Nehemiah 11:1
And the princes of the people dwelt at Jerusalem: but the rest of the people cast lots, to take one part in ten to dwell in Jerusalem the holy city, and nine parts in the other cities.

Isaiah 10:20
And it shall come to pass in that day, that the remnant of Israel, and they that shall escape of the house of Jacob, shall lean no more upon him that striketh them: but they shall lean upon the Lord the Holy One of Israel, in truth.

Isaiah 52:1
Arise, arise, put on thy strength, O Sion, put on the garments of thy glory, O Jerusalem, the city of the Holy One: for henceforth the uncircumcised, and unclean shall no more pass through thee.

Isaiah 64:10
The city of thy sanctuary is become a desert, Sion is made a desert, Jerusalem is desolate.

Jeremiah 7:4
Trust not in lying words, saying: The temple of the Lord, the temple of the Lord, it is the temple of the Lord.

Jeremiah 21:2
Inquire of the Lord for us, for Nabuchodonosor king of Babylon maketh war against us: if so be the Lord will deal with us according to all his wonderful works, that he may depart from us.

Jeremiah 44:26
Therefore hear ye the word of the Lord, all Juda, you that dwell in the land of Egypt: Behold I have sworn by my great name, saith the Lord: that my name shall no more be named in the mouth of any man of Juda, in the land of Egypt, saying: The Lord God liveth.

Micah 3:11
You that build up Sion with blood, and Jerusalem with iniquity.

Additional Translations
who indeed call yourselves after the Holy City and lean on the God of Israel—the LORD of Hosts is His name.For they call themselves of the holy city, and stay themselves on the God of Israel; The LORD of hosts is his name.

(for they call themselves of the holy city, and stay themselves upon the God of Israel; Jehovah of hosts is his name):

maintaining also the name of the holy city, and staying themselves on the God of Israel: the Lord of hosts is his name. The former things I have already declared;

For they are named after the holy city, and stay themselves upon the God of Israel: Jehovah of hosts is his name.

For they call themselves of the holy city, and stay themselves upon the God of Israel; the LORD of hosts is his name.

For they call themselves of the holy city, and stay themselves upon the God of Israel; The LORD of hosts is his name.

(for they call themselves of the holy city, and stay themselves on the God of Israel; Yahweh of Armies is his name):

For from the Holy City they have been called, And on the God of Israel been supported, Jehovah of Hosts is His name.
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