Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
|Overview - Ezekiel 27|
| 1 ||The riches and commerce of Tyrus. |
|26 ||The great and irrecoverable fall thereof. |
Ezekiel 27:27 (King James Version)
Thy riches, and thy fairs, thy merchandise, thy mariners, and thy pilots, thy calkers, and the occupiers of thy merchandise, and all thy men of war, that are in thee, and in all thy company which is in the midst of thee, shall fall into the midst of the seas in the day of thy ruin.
- Thy riches
- In these beautiful and expressive figures, Tyre is represented as a ship at sea, wrecked through the mistakes of her pilots and rowers; that is, destroyed by Nebuchadnezzar, and afterwards by Alexander, in consequence of her rulers having pertinaciously resolved to withstand those haughty conquerors. This vast ship, laden with all kinds of valuable wares, being wrecked, all her valuables, sailors, officers, etc. went to the bottom.
- Ezekiel 27:7-9 Ezekiel 27:12 Ezekiel 27:18 Ezekiel 27:19 Ezekiel 27:22 Ezekiel 27:24 Ezekiel 27:34 ; 26:12 Proverbs 11:4 ; Revelation 18:11-24
- and in all
- or, even with all. shall fall.
- Ezekiel 26:14 Ezekiel 26:21
- Hebrew heart.