Jeremiah 48:1-6 CSB

Prophecies against Moab

1 About Moab, this is what the Lord of Hosts, the God of Israel, says: Woe to Nebo, because it is about to be destroyed; Kiriathaim will be put to shame; it will be taken captive. The fortress will be put to shame and dismayed!

References for Jeremiah 48:1

      2 There is no longer praise for Moab; they plan harm against her in Heshbon: Come, let's cut her off from nationhood. You madmen will also be silenced; the sword will pursue you.
      3 A voice cries out from Horonaim: devastation and great disaster!
      4 Moab will be shattered; her little ones will cry out.
      5 For on the ascent to Luhith they will be weeping continually,a and on the descent to Horonaim will be heard cries of distress over the destruction:b

      References for Jeremiah 48:5

        • a 48:5 - Lit Luhith, weeping goes up with weeping
        • b 48:5 - Isa 15:5
          6 Flee! Save your lives! Be like a juniper bushcdin the wilderness.

          References for Jeremiah 48:6

            • c 48:6 - Or like Aroer; Jr 48:19; Isa 17:2
            • d 48:6 - Jr 17:6