World English Bible
25 I will turn my hand on you,
thoroughly purge away your dross,
and will take away all your tin.[a]
26 I will restore your judges as at the first,
and your counselors as at the beginning.
Afterward you shall be called ‘The city of righteousness,
a faithful town.’
27 Zion shall be redeemed with justice,
and her converts with righteousness.
- 1:25 tin is a metal that is separated from silver during the refining and purification process.
New International Version
25 I will turn my hand against you;[a](A)
I will thoroughly purge(B) away your dross(C)
and remove all your impurities.(D)
26 I will restore your leaders as in days of old,(E)
your rulers as at the beginning.
Afterward you will be called(F)
the City of Righteousness,(G)
the Faithful City.(H)”
- Isaiah 1:25 That is, against Jerusalem