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    all will become shamed because of a people who can’t assist them.
They are no help; they are no profit;
    rather, shame and disgrace.

An oracle about the beasts in the arid southern plain.

Through a land of distress and danger,
    lioness and roaring[a] lion, viper and flying serpent,
    they will carry their wealth on donkeys’ shoulders
    and their treasures on camels’ humps to a people who won’t profit,
        for Egypt’s help is utterly worthless.
Therefore, I call her Rahab Who Sits Still.[b]

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  1. Isaiah 30:6 Or from them
  2. Isaiah 30:7 Or Rahab the silent

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