1And in those days a change will occur for the holy and the chosen; the light 1 T ‘the Ancient’. of days will rest upon them, and glory and honour will return to the holy. 2And on the day of trouble calamity will be heaped up 2 calamity will be heaped up: G ‘on which calamity will have been heaped up’; MT1U corrupt; Q ‘calamity will have been heaped up’; D′ ‘he will have heaped up calamity’. over the sinners, but the righteous will conquer in the name of the Lord of Spirits; and he will show this to others that they may repent and abandon the works of their hands. 3And they will have no 3 no: U and some Eth.II MSS om. honour before 4 GMQT1UD′ ‘in the name of’. the Lord of Spirits, but in his name they will be saved; and the Lord of Spirits will have mercy on them, for his mercy is great. 4And he is righteous in his judgement, and before his glory iniquity will not be able to stand at his judgement: he who does not repent before him will be destroyed. 5And from then on I will not have mercy on them, says the Lord of Spirits.