Add parallel Print Page Options

55 Yahweh will destroy Babylon.
    He will silence the loud noise coming from it.
    Waves of enemies will come roaring in like raging water.
        The noise will be heard everywhere.
56 A destroyer will attack Babylon,
    its soldiers will be captured,
        and their bows and arrows will be broken.

“I, Yahweh, am a God who punishes evil.
    I will certainly punish them.
57 I will make their officials and wise men drunk,
    along with their governors, officers, and soldiers.
        They will fall into a deep sleep and never wake up,”
            declares the Melek, whose name is Yahweh Tsebaoth.

Read full chapter

Bible Gateway Recommends