Isa 49:8

49:8 a time of favor. This time stands in contrast to the day of vengeance (12:2; 34:8 and notes; cf. 35:4; 59:17, 18; 61:2; 63:4; 2 Cor. 6:2).

establish . . . apportion. This restoration began with the return from exile (44:26; 45:8 note).