1 A proclamation. The word of Yahweh is against Hadrach, it has come to rest on Damascus, for the source of Aram belongs to Yahweh no less than all the tribes of Israel;
Amos 1:3-5 Jer 49:23-27 2Chr 20:12 Amos 3:12 Gen 14:15 Isa 9:8-21 Isa 13:1
2 on Hamath too, which borders on it, and on (Tyre and) Sidon, despite her acumen.
Ezek 28:12 Jer 49:23 Ezek 28:2-5 1Kgs 17:9 2Kgs 23:33 2Kgs 25:21 Amos 1:9-10
3 Tyre has built herself a fortress, has heaped up silver like dust and gold like the dirt of the streets.
Ezek 28:4-5 Job 27:16 Josh 19:29 1Kgs 10:27 2Sam 24:7 Ezek 27:33 Isa 23:8
4 And now the Lord is going to dispossess her; at sea he will break her power, and she herself will go up in flames.
Ezek 28:18 Ezek 26:17 Amos 1:10 Ezek 26:3-5 Ezek 27:26-36 Ezek 28:2 Ezek 28:8
5 Seeing this, Ashkelon will be terrified, Gaza too, and writhe with grief, Ekron too, at the ruin of her prospects; the king will vanish from Gaza and Ashkelon be unpeopled,
Acts 8:26 Ezek 25:15-17 Ezek 26:15-21 Isa 14:29-31 Isa 20:5-6 Jer 47:1 Jer 47:4-7
6 while a half-breed will live in Ashdod! Yes, I shall destroy the pride of the Philistine;
Amos 1:8 1Pet 5:5 Dan 4:37 Eccl 2:18-21 Eccl 6:2 Isa 2:12-17 Isa 23:9
7 I shall snatch his blood from his mouth, his abominations from between his teeth. But his remnant too will belong to our God, becoming like a clan in Judah, and Ekron will become like a Jebusite.
1Chr 11:4-6 1Chr 21:15-1 1Sam 17:34-36 2Sam 24:16-23 Amos 3:12 Ezek 16:57-61 Gal 3:28
8 I shall stand guard before my home to defend it against all comers, and no oppressor will overrun them ever again, for now I am on the alert.
Isa 52:1 Isa 54:14 Isa 60:18 Ezek 39:29 Gen 32:1-2 2Sam 16:12 Exod 3:7
9 Rejoice heart and soul, daughter of Zion! Shout for joy, daughter of Jerusalem! Look, your king is approaching, he is vindicated and victorious, humble and riding on a donkey, on a colt, the foal of a donkey.
Zeph 3:14-15 Jer 23:5-6 Matt 21:4-7 Zech 2:10 Isa 9:6-7 Isa 43:11 Isa 43:3
10 He will banish chariots from Ephraim and horses from Jerusalem; the bow of war will be banished. He will proclaim peace to the nations, his empire will stretch from sea to sea, from the River to the limits of the earth.
Hos 1:7 Hos 2:18 2Cor 10:4-5 Col 1:20-21 Eph 2:13-17 Isa 9:6-7 Isa 49:6
11 As for you, because of the blood of your covenant I have released your prisoners from the pit in which there is no water.
Isa 51:14 Exod 24:8 Isa 42:7 Heb 10:29 Luke 22:20 1Cor 11:25 Acts 26:17-18
12 Come back to the fortress, you prisoners waiting in hope. This very day, I vow, I shall make it up to you twice over.
Job 42:10 Lam 3:21-22 Jer 51:10 Heb 6:18 Isa 40:2 Isa 61:7 Jer 31:17
13 For I have strung Judah as a bow for myself, laid Ephraim on the string as an arrow, have roused your sons, Zion, against your sons, Javan, and have made you like a warrior's sword.
Isa 49:2 Ps 45:3 Zech 10:3-7 1Cor 1:21-28 2Cor 10:3-5 2Tim 4:7 Amos 2:11
14 Then Yahweh will appear above them and his arrow will flash out like lightning. (The Lord) Yahweh will sound the trumpet and advance in the storm-winds of the south.
Isa 21:1 Isa 27:13 Isa 66:15 Ps 18:14 Rev 6:2 Zech 2:5 2Cor 10:4-5
15 Yahweh Sabaoth will protect them! They will devour, will trample on the sling-stones, they will drink blood like wine, awash like bowls, like the corners of the altar.
Exod 27:2 Zech 10:5 Zech 12:6 Lev 4:18 Lev 4:25 Ps 78:65 Zech 10:7
16 Yahweh their God will give them victory when that day comes, like the sheep who are his people; yes, the stones of a diadem will sparkle over his country.
Isa 62:3 Hag 2:23 Ps 100:3 1Pet 5:2-4 Ezek 34:22-26 Ezek 34:31 Isa 11:10-12
17 How fine, how splendid that will be, with wheat to make the young men flourish, and new wine the maidens!
Isa 33:17 Isa 62:8-9 1John 4:8-11 2Cor 4:4-6 Amos 8:11-14 Amos 9:13-14 Eph 1:7-8