New Living Translation
"This is what the LORD of Heaven's Armies says: You can be sure that I will rescue my people from the east and from the west.
King James Bible
Thus saith the LORD of hosts; Behold, I will save my people from the east country, and from the west country;
Darby Bible Translation
Thus saith Jehovah of hosts: Behold, I will save my people from the east country and from the west country;
World English Bible
Thus says Yahweh of Armies: "Behold, I will save my people from the east country, and from the west country;
Young's Literal Translation
Thus said Jehovah of Hosts: Lo, I am saving My people from the land of the rising, And from the land of the going in, of the sun,
Zechariah 8:7 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
8:7 The east - country - Persia and Media, which lay east from Jerusalem, and were now masters of Babylon.
LibraryAppendix ix. List of Old Testament Passages Messianically Applied in Ancient Rabbinic Writings
THE following list contains the passages in the Old Testament applied to the Messiah or to Messianic times in the most ancient Jewish writings. They amount in all to 456, thus distributed: 75 from the Pentateuch, 243 from the Prophets, and 138 from the Hagiorgrapha, and supported by more than 558 separate quotations from Rabbinic writings. Despite all labour care, it can scarcely be hoped that the list is quite complete, although, it is hoped, no important passage has been omitted. The Rabbinic references …
Alfred Edersheim—The Life and Times of Jesus the Messiah
For he has gathered the exiles from many lands, from east and west, from north and south.
In that day the Lord will reach out his hand a second time to bring back the remnant of his people--those who remain in Assyria and northern Egypt; in southern Egypt, Ethiopia, and Elam; in Babylonia, Hamath, and all the distant coastlands.
Yet the time will come when the LORD will gather them together like handpicked grain. One by one he will gather them--from the Euphrates River in the east to the Brook of Egypt in the west.
In that day the great trumpet will sound. Many who were dying in exile in Assyria and Egypt will return to Jerusalem to worship the LORD on his holy mountain.
"Do not be afraid, for I am with you. I will gather you and your children from east and west.
"This is what the Sovereign LORD says: When I cleanse you from your sins, I will repopulate your cities, and the ruins will be rebuilt.
"I will strengthen Judah and save Israel; I will restore them because of my compassion. It will be as though I had never rejected them, for I am the LORD their God, who will hear their cries.
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