Add parallel Print Page Options

Babylon Has Fallen

21 This is the divine revelation about the desert by the sea.

Like a storm sweeping through the Negev,
    an invader will come from the desert,
        from a terrifying land.
I was shown a harsh vision.
    The traitor betrays.
    The destroyer destroys.
        Go to war, Elam!
        Surround them, Media!
    I will put an end to all the groaning.
That is why my body is full of trembling.
    Pain grips me like the pain of childbirth.
    I’m disturbed by what I hear.
    I’m terrified by what I see.

Read full chapter