Zechariah 2:13
New International Version
Be still before the LORD, all mankind, because he has roused himself from his holy dwelling.”

New Living Translation
Be silent before the LORD, all humanity, for he is springing into action from his holy dwelling.”

English Standard Version
Be silent, all flesh, before the LORD, for he has roused himself from his holy dwelling.

Berean Study Bible
Be silent before the LORD, all people, for He has roused Himself from His holy dwelling.”

King James Bible
Be silent, O all flesh, before the LORD: for he is raised up out of his holy habitation.

New King James Version
Be silent, all flesh, before the LORD, for He is aroused from His holy habitation!”

New American Standard Bible
“Be silent, all mankind, before the LORD; for He has roused Himself from His holy dwelling.”

NASB 1995
“Be silent, all flesh, before the LORD; for He is aroused from His holy habitation.”

NASB 1977
“Be silent, all flesh, before the LORD; for He is aroused from His holy habitation.”

Amplified Bible
“Be still before the LORD, all mankind; for He is roused (raised up) from His holy habitation [in response to His persecuted people].”

Christian Standard Bible
Let all humanity be silent before the LORD, for from his holy dwelling he has roused himself.”

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Let all people be silent before the LORD, for He is coming from His holy dwelling.”

American Standard Version
Be silent, all flesh, before Jehovah; for he is waked up out of his holy habitation.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And everybody shall stand in awe from before LORD JEHOVAH who is awakened from the High Place of his holiness

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Let all flesh fear before the Lord: for he has risen up from his holy clouds.

Contemporary English Version
Everyone, be silent! The LORD is present and moving about in his holy place.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Let all flesh be silent at the presence of the Lord: for he is risen up out of his .holy habitation.

Good News Translation
Be silent, everyone, in the presence of the LORD, for he is coming from his holy dwelling place.

International Standard Version
Be silent, every living thing, in the presence of the LORD, because he is emerging from his Holy Place."

JPS Tanakh 1917
Be silent, all flesh, before the LORD; for He is aroused out of His holy habitation.

Literal Standard Version
Hush, all flesh, because of YHWH, For He has been roused up from His holy habitation!”

New American Bible
Silence, all people, in the presence of the LORD, who stirs forth from his holy dwelling.

NET Bible
Be silent in the LORD's presence, all people everywhere, for he is being moved to action in his holy dwelling place.

New Revised Standard Version
Be silent, all people, before the LORD; for he has roused himself from his holy dwelling.

New Heart English Bible
Be silent, all flesh, before the LORD; for he has roused himself from his holy habitation."

World English Bible
Be silent, all flesh, before Yahweh; for he has roused himself from his holy habitation!"

Young's Literal Translation
Hush, all flesh, because of Jehovah, For He hath been roused up from His holy habitation!'

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Redemption of Zion
12And the LORD will take possession of Judah as His portion in the Holy Land, and He will once again choose Jerusalem. 13Be silent before the LORD, all people, for He has roused Himself from His holy dwelling.”

Cross References
Deuteronomy 26:15
Look down from Your holy habitation, from heaven, and bless Your people Israel and the land You have given us as You swore to our fathers--a land flowing with milk and honey."

Psalm 78:65
Then the Lord awoke as from sleep, like a mighty warrior overcome by wine.

Isaiah 41:1
"Be silent before Me, O islands, and let the peoples renew their strength. Let them come forward and testify; let us together draw near for judgment.

Isaiah 51:9
Awake, awake, put on strength, O arm of the LORD. Wake up as in days past, as in generations of old. Was it not You who cut Rahab to pieces, who pierced through the dragon?

Habakkuk 2:20
But the LORD is in His holy temple; let all the earth be silent before Him.

Zephaniah 1:7
Be silent in the presence of the Lord GOD, for the Day of the LORD is near. Indeed, the LORD has prepared a sacrifice; He has consecrated His guests.


Treasury of Scripture

Be silent, O all flesh, before the LORD: for he is raised up out of his holy habitation.

Be.

Psalm 46:10
Be still, and know that I am God: I will be exalted among the heathen, I will be exalted in the earth.

Habakkuk 2:20
But the LORD is in his holy temple: let all the earth keep silence before him.

Zephaniah 1:7
Hold thy peace at the presence of the Lord GOD: for the day of the LORD is at hand: for the LORD hath prepared a sacrifice, he hath bid his guests.

for.

Psalm 68:5
A father of the fatherless, and a judge of the widows, is God in his holy habitation.

Psalm 78:65
Then the Lord awaked as one out of sleep, and like a mighty man that shouteth by reason of wine.

Isaiah 26:20,21
Come, my people, enter thou into thy chambers, and shut thy doors about thee: hide thyself as it were for a little moment, until the indignation be overpast…

his holy habitation.

Deuteronomy 26:15
Look down from thy holy habitation, from heaven, and bless thy people Israel, and the land which thou hast given us, as thou swarest unto our fathers, a land that floweth with milk and honey.

2 Chronicles 30:27
Then the priests the Levites arose and blessed the people: and their voice was heard, and their prayer came up to his holy dwelling place, even unto heaven.

Psalm 11:4
The LORD is in his holy temple, the LORD'S throne is in heaven: his eyes behold, his eyelids try, the children of men.











Verse 13. - Be silent; hush (comp. Habakkuk 2:20; Zephaniah 1:7, and notes there). In the expectation of these mighty events, men are called upon to wait in awe and reverence. He is raised up; he hath arisen. He had seemed to sleep when he let his people be trodden down by the heathen; but now he, as it were, waketh and cometh from heaven, his holy habitation (Deuteronomy 26:15), to inflict the threatened judgment on the nations, and to succour his own people (comp. Psalm 44:23, etc.).



Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Be silent
הַ֥ס (has)
Interjection
Strong's 2013: Hush! keep silence!

before
מִפְּנֵ֣י (mip·pə·nê)
Preposition-m | Noun - common plural construct
Strong's 6440: The face

the LORD,
יְהוָ֑ה (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

all
כָּל־ (kāl-)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 3605: The whole, all, any, every

people,
בָּשָׂ֖ר (bā·śār)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 1320: Flesh, body, person, the pudenda of a, man

for
כִּ֥י (kî)
Conjunction
Strong's 3588: A relative conjunction

He has roused Himself
נֵע֖וֹר (nê·‘ō·wr)
Verb - Nifal - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 5782: To rouse oneself, awake

from His holy
קָדְשֽׁוֹ׃ (qā·ḏə·šōw)
Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 6944: A sacred place, thing, sanctity

dwelling.”
מִמְּע֥וֹן (mim·mə·‘ō·wn)
Preposition-m | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 4583: An abode, of God, men, animals, a retreat


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