Ezekiel 32:7

Overview - Ezekiel 32
A lamentation for the fearful fall of Egypt.
11 The sword of Babylon shall destroy it.
17 It shall be brought down to hell, among all the uncircumcised nations.
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Ezekiel 32:7  (King James Version)
And when I shall put thee out, I will cover the heaven, and make the stars thereof dark; I will cover the sun with a cloud, and the moon shall not give her light.
 


put thee out
or, extinguish thee.
Job 18:5 Job 18:6 ; Proverbs 13:9

I will cover the heaven
Destroy the empire.
Ezekiel 30:3 Ezekiel 30:18 Exodus 10:21-23 ; Isaiah 13:10 ; 34:4 Jeremiah 13:16 ; Joel 2:2 Joel 2:31 ; 3:15
Amos 8:9 ; Matthew 24:29 ; Revelation 6:12 Revelation 6:13

make
Overwhelm the dependent states.

the sun
The king.

the moon
The queen, or some state less than the kingdom.
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