1 Disaster to the city of blood, packed throughout with lies, stuffed with booty, where plundering has no end!
Ezek 24:6-9 Zeph 3:1-3 Ezek 22:2-3 Hab 2:12 Hos 4:2 Nah 2:12 Isa 17:14
2 The crack of the whip! The rumble of wheels! Galloping horse, jolting chariot,
Jer 47:3 Job 39:22-25 Judg 5:22 Nah 2:3-4 Isa 9:5
3 charging cavalry, flashing swords, gleaming spears, a mass of wounded, hosts of dead, countless corpses; they stumble over corpses-
Ezek 39:4 Hab 3:11 Isa 34:3 Isa 37:36 2Kgs 19:35 Ezek 31:3-13 Gen 3:24
4 because of the countless whorings of the harlot, the graceful beauty, the cunning witch, who enslaved nations by her harlotries and tribes by her spells.
Isa 47:9 Isa 47:12-13 Ezek 16:25-29 Isa 23:15-17 Rev 17:1-5 Rev 18:2-3 Rev 18:9
5 Look, I am against you!- declares Yahweh Sabaoth- I shall lift your skirts as high as your face and show your nakedness to the nations, your shame to the kingdoms.
Jer 13:26 Nah 2:13 Ezek 16:37 Jer 13:22 Ezek 23:29 Hab 2:16 Isa 47:2-3
6 I shall pelt you with filth, I shall shame you and put you in the pillory.
Mal 2:9 Jer 51:37 Job 9:31 1Cor 4:9 Heb 10:33 Job 30:8 Nah 1:14
7 Then all who look at you will shrink from you and say, 'Nineveh has been ruined!' Who will mourn for her? Where would I find people to comfort you?
Isa 51:19 Jer 15:5 Rev 18:10 Jer 51:9 Lam 2:13 Num 16:34 Nah 1:1
8 Are you better off than No-Amon situated among rivers, her defences the seas, her rampart the waters?
Amos 6:2 Ezek 30:14-16 Ezek 31:2-3 Isa 19:5-10 Jer 46:25-26
9 In Ethiopia and Egypt lay her strength, and it was boundless; Put and the Libyans served in her army.
Ezek 27:10 Ezek 30:5 2Chr 12:3 Ezek 38:5 Gen 10:6 Isa 20:5 Jer 46:9
10 But she too went into exile, into captivity; her little ones too were dashed to pieces at every crossroad; lots were drawn for her nobles, all her great men were put in chains.
Isa 20:4 Hos 13:16 Joel 3:3 Obad 1:11 Isa 13:16 Lam 2:19 2Kgs 8:12
11 You too will become drunk, you will go into hiding; you too will have to search for a refuge from the enemy.
Isa 2:10 Isa 49:26 Hos 10:8 Isa 2:19 Jer 4:5 Luke 23:30 Nah 1:10
12 Your fortifications are all fig trees, with early ripening figs: as soon as they are shaken, they fall into the mouth of the eater.
Rev 6:13 Hab 1:10 Isa 28:4
13 Look at your people: you are a nation of women! The gates of your country gape open to your enemies; fire has devoured their bars!
Jer 51:30 Isa 19:16 Jer 50:37 Nah 2:6 Isa 45:1-2 Ps 107:16 Ps 147:13
14 Draw yourselves water for the siege, strengthen your fortifications! Into the mud with you, puddle the clay, repair the brick-kiln!
Nah 2:1 2Chr 32:3-4 2Chr 32:11 Isa 8:9 Isa 22:9-11 Isa 37:25 Jer 46:3-4
15 There the fire will burn you up, the sword will cut you down. Make yourselves as numerous as locusts, make yourselves as numerous as the hoppers,
Joel 1:4 Nah 2:13 Nah 3:13 Exod 10:13-15 Joel 2:25 Zeph 2:13
16 let your commercial agents outnumber the stars of heaven,
Gen 15:5 Gen 22:17 Jer 33:22 Neh 9:23
17 your garrisons, like locusts, and your marshals, like swarms of hoppers! They settle on the walls when the day is cold. The sun appears, the locusts spread their wings, they fly away,away they fly, no one knows where. Alas,
Jer 51:27 Rev 9:7
18 your shepherds are asleep, king of Assyria, your bravest men slumber; your people are scattered on the mountains with no one to gather them.
1Kgs 22:17 Ps 76:5-6 Isa 13:14 Jer 50:18 Jer 51:57 Exod 15:16 Ezek 31:3-18
19 There is no remedy for your wound, your injury is past healing. All who hear the news of you clap their hands at your downfall. For who has not felt your unrelenting cruelty?
Lam 2:15 Mic 1:9 Job 27:23 Isa 37:18 Jer 46:11 Ezek 25:6 Ezek 30:21-22