Isaiah 10:5-11 NIV

God’s Judgment on Assyria

5 “Woe to the Assyrian, the rod of my anger, in whose hand is the club of my wrath!

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6 I send him against a godless nation, I dispatch him against a people who anger me, to seize loot and snatch plunder, and to trample them down like mud in the streets.

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7 But this is not what he intends, this is not what he has in mind; his purpose is to destroy, to put an end to many nations.

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8 ‘Are not my commanders all kings?’ he says.

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9 ‘Has not Kalno fared like Carchemish? Is not Hamath like Arpad, and Samaria like Damascus?

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10 As my hand seized the kingdoms of the idols, kingdoms whose images excelled those of Jerusalem and Samaria—

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11 shall I not deal with Jerusalem and her images as I dealt with Samaria and her idols?’ ”

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