1 The word of Yahweh that came to Jeremiah about the Philistines before Pharaoh attacked Gaza.
Jer 25:20 Gen 10:19 1Kgs 4:24 Exod 25:15-17 Zech 9:5-7 Amos 1:6-8 Zeph 2:4-7
2 'Yahweh says this: Look, the waters are rising from the north to become an overwhelming flood, overwhelming the country and all in it, the town and its inhabitants! People cry for help, and there is wailing from all the country's inhabitants
Isa 8:7-8 Isa 15:2-5 Jer 1:14 Jer 8:16 Jer 46:20 1Cor 10:26 1Cor 10:28
3 at the thunder of his chargers' hoofs, the crash of his chariots, the grinding of his wheels. Fathers forget about their children, their hands fall limp
Jer 8:16 Judg 5:22 Deut 28:54-55 Ezek 26:10-11 Jer 46:9 Job 39:19-25 Lam 4:3-4
4 because the day has come for all the Philistines to be destroyed, for Tyre and Sidon to be stripped to the last of their allies. Yes, Yahweh is destroying the Philistines, the remnant from the Isle of Caphtor.
Amos 9:7 Deut 2:23 Isa 20:6 Amos 1:8-10 Ezek 7:5-7 Ezek 7:12 Ezek 21:25
5 Baldness has befallen Gaza, Ashkelon has been reduced to silence. You who remain in the valley, how long will you gash yourselves?
Jer 48:37 Jer 25:20 Jer 41:5 Mic 1:16 1Kgs 18:28 Amos 1:6-8 Deut 14:1
6 Oh, sword of Yahweh, how long before you rest? Back into your scabbard, stop, keep still!
Ezek 21:3-5 Jer 12:12 1Chr 21:27 2Sam 2:26 Deut 32:41-42 Ezek 14:17 Ezek 21:30
7 Yet how can it rest when Yahweh has given it an order, Ashkelon and the sea coast, the targets assigned to it?
Ezek 14:17 Mic 6:9 Isa 10:6 1Sam 15:3 Amos 3:6 Ezek 25:16 Isa 13:3