Jeremiah 23:5-7 Expanded Bible (EXB)
The Good Branch Will Come
5 “The days are coming,” says the Lord,
“when I will raise up a ·good [righteous] branch ·in David’s family [L for David; Is. 4:2; Zech. 3:8; 6:12].
He will be a king who will rule in a wise way;
he will do ·what is fair and right [justice and righteousness] in the land.
6 In his time Judah will be ·saved [rescued],
and Israel will live ·in safety [with confidence].
This will be his name:
The Lord ·Does What Is Right [L Our Righteousness].
7 “So the days are coming,” says the Lord, “when people will not say again: ‘As surely as the Lord lives, who brought Israel out of Egypt….’