The Passion Translation
11 Yahweh has stretched out his hand over the sea of humanity
and has shaken the kingdoms of this world.
He has given his command to destroy Phoenicia’s[a] fortresses.
12 He said, “Fair Sidon, the oppressed one,
your celebrating is over.
Rise and cross over to Cyprus;
even there you will find no rest.”
13 Behold the land of the Babylonians.
They are a people who have lost their identity.
The Assyrians have made it a home for wild animals.
They erected siege towers against it,
demolished her palaces,
and made it a heap of ruins.
- Isaiah 23:11 Or “He has given his command to Canaan to destroy its fortresses.”