Gather yourselves together, yes, gather together, O nation not desired;
Treasury of Scripture
2 Chronicles 20:4 And Judah gathered themselves together, to ask help of the LORD: even out of all the cities of Judah they came to seek the LORD.
Nehemiah 8:1 And all the people gathered themselves together as one man into the street that was before the water gate...
Nehemiah 9:1 Now in the twenty and fourth day of this month the children of Israel were assembled with fasting, and with sackcloths...
Esther 4:16 Go, gather together all the Jews that are present in Shushan, and fast you for me, and neither eat nor drink three days, night or day...
Joel 1:14 Sanctify you a fast, call a solemn assembly, gather the elders and all the inhabitants of the land into the house of the LORD your God...
Joel 2:12-18 Therefore also now, said the LORD, turn you even to me with all your heart, and with fasting, and with weeping, and with mourning...
Matthew 18:20 For where two or three are gathered together in my name, there am I in the middle of them.
Isaiah 1:4-6,10-15 Ah sinful nation, a people laden with iniquity, a seed of evildoers, children that are corrupters: they have forsaken the LORD...
Jeremiah 12:7-9 I have forsaken my house, I have left my heritage; I have given the dearly beloved of my soul into the hand of her enemies...
Zechariah 11:8 Three shepherds also I cut off in one month; and my soul loathed them, and their soul also abhorred me.
desired. or, desirous.
Isaiah 26:8,9 Yes, in the way of your judgments, O LORD, have we waited for you; the desire of our soul is to your name...
ContextA Call to Repentance
1Gather yourselves together, yes, gather together, O nation not desired; 2Before the decree bring forth, before the day pass as the chaff, before the fierce anger of the LORD come on you, before the day of the LORD's anger come on you. 3Seek you the LORD, all you meek of the earth, which have worked his judgment; seek righteousness, seek meekness: it may be you shall be hid in the day of the LORD's anger.
Parallel VersesAmerican Standard Version
Gather yourselves together, yea, gather together, O nation that hath no shame;
Assemble yourselves together, be gathered together, O nation not worthy to be loved:
Darby Bible Translation
Collect yourselves and gather together, O nation without shame,
King James Bible
Gather yourselves together, yea, gather together, O nation not desired;
Young's Literal Translation
Bend yourselves, yea, bend ye, O nation not desired,