33 Behold, the Lord, the [a]God of armies, will lop off the branches with terrifying power;
Those also who are (A)tall in stature will be cut down,
And those who are lofty will be brought low.
34 He will cut down the thickets of the forest with an iron axe,
And (B)Lebanon will fall by the Mighty One.

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  1. Isaiah 10:33 Heb YHWH, usually rendered Lord

[a]saying, ‘This is what the Lord [b]God says: “A great [c](A)eagle with (B)great wings, long pinions, and a full plumage of many colors came to [d](C)Lebanon and took away the top of the [e]cedar. He broke off the [f]topmost of its young twigs and brought it to a land of merchants; he set it in a [g]city of traders.

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  1. Ezekiel 17:3 Lit and you shall say
  2. Ezekiel 17:3 Heb YHWH, usually rendered Lord, and so throughout the ch
  3. Ezekiel 17:3 I.e., Nebuchadnezzar
  4. Ezekiel 17:3 I.e., Jerusalem
  5. Ezekiel 17:3 I.e., the line of David
  6. Ezekiel 17:4 I.e., King Jehoiachin and the leaders
  7. Ezekiel 17:4 I.e., Babylon

22 This is what the Lord God says: “I will also take a sprig from the lofty top of the cedar and [a]set it out; I will break off from the topmost of its young twigs a tender one, and I will plant it on a (A)high and lofty mountain.

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  1. Ezekiel 17:22 Lit give

16 I made the nations (A)quake from the sound of its fall when I made it (B)go down to Sheol with those who go down to the pit; and all the [a]well-watered trees of Eden, the choicest and best of (C)Lebanon, were (D)comforted in the earth beneath.

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  1. Ezekiel 31:16 Lit drinkers of water

10 ‘Now these were the (A)visions [a]in my mind as I lay on my bed: I was looking, and behold, there was a (B)tree in the middle of the [b]earth and its height was great.

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  1. Daniel 4:10 Lit of my head
  2. Daniel 4:10 Or land, and so throughout the ch

20 The (A)tree that you saw, which became large and grew strong, whose height reached to the sky and was visible to all the earth, 21 and whose foliage was beautiful and its fruit abundant, and in which was food for all, under which the animals of the field lived and in whose branches the birds of the sky settled— 22 it is (B)you, O king; for you have become great and grown strong, and your [a]majesty has become great and reached to the sky, and your (C)dominion to the end of the earth. 23 And in that the king saw an angelic watcher, a holy one, descending from heaven and saying, “(D)Chop down the tree and destroy it; yet leave the stump [b]with its roots in the ground, but with a band of iron and bronze around it in the new grass of the field, let him be drenched with the dew of heaven, and let [c]him share with the animals of the field until (E)seven [d]periods of time pass over him,”

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  1. Daniel 4:22 Lit greatness
  2. Daniel 4:23 Lit of
  3. Daniel 4:23 Lit his share be with
  4. Daniel 4:23 I.e., years