Isaiah 13:9-19 NIV

9 See, the day1 of the LORD is coming --a cruel2 day, with wrath3 and fierce anger4-- to make the land desolate and destroy the sinners within it.

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10 The stars of heaven and their constellations will not show their light.5 The rising sun6 will be darkened7 and the moon will not give its light.8

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11 I will punish9 the world for its evil, the wicked10 for their sins. I will put an end to the arrogance of the haughty11 and will humble12 the pride of the ruthless.13

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12 I will make man14 scarcer than pure gold, more rare than the gold of Ophir.15

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13 Therefore I will make the heavens tremble;16 and the earth will shake17 from its place at the wrath18 of the LORD Almighty, in the day of his burning anger.19

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14 Like a hunted20 gazelle, like sheep without a shepherd,21 each will return to his own people, each will flee22 to his native land.23

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15 Whoever is captured will be thrust through; all who are caught will fall24 by the sword.25

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16 Their infants26 will be dashed to pieces before their eyes; their houses will be looted and their wives ravished.27

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17 See, I will stir up28 against them the Medes,29 who do not care for silver and have no delight in gold.30

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18 Their bows31 will strike down the young men;32 they will have no mercy33 on infants nor will they look with compassion on children.34

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19 Babylon,35 the jewel of kingdoms,36 the glory37 of the Babylonians'a pride, will be overthrown38 by God like Sodom and Gomorrah.39

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    • b 13:19 - Or "Chaldeans'"