Ezekiel 30:16-26 NIV

16 I will set fire1 to Egypt; Pelusium will writhe in agony. Thebes will be taken by storm; Memphis2 will be in constant distress.

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17 The young men of Heliopolisa3 and Bubastisb will fall by the sword, and the cities themselves will go into captivity.

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    • g 30:17 - Hebrew "Awen" (or "On")
    • h 30:17 - Hebrew "Pi Beseth"
      18 Dark will be the day at Tahpanhes4 when I break the yoke of Egypt;5 there her proud strength will come to an end. She will be covered with clouds, and her villages will go into captivity.6

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          19 So I will inflict punishment7 on Egypt, and they will know that I am the LORD.' "

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          20 In the eleventh year, in the first month on the seventh day, the word of the LORD came to me:8

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          21 "Son of man, I have broken the arm9 of Pharaoh10 king of Egypt. It has not been bound up for healing11 or put in a splint so as to become strong enough to hold a sword.

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          22 Therefore this is what the Sovereign LORD says: I am against Pharaoh king of Egypt.12 I will break both his arms, the good arm as well as the broken one, and make the sword fall from his hand.13

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          23 I will disperse the Egyptians among the nations and scatter them through the countries.14

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          24 I will strengthen15 the arms of the king of Babylon and put my sword16 in his hand, but I will break the arms of Pharaoh, and he will groan17 before him like a mortally wounded man.

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          25 I will strengthen the arms of the king of Babylon, but the arms of Pharaoh will fall limp. Then they will know that I am the LORD, when I put my sword18 into the hand of the king of Babylon and he brandishes it against Egypt.19

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          26 I will disperse the Egyptians among the nations and scatter them through the countries. Then they will know that I am the LORD.20"

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