Isaiah 14:25-32 NIV

25 I will crush the Assyrian1 in my land; on my mountains I will trample him down. His yoke2 will be taken from my people, and his burden removed from their shoulders.3"

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26 This is the plan4 determined for the whole world; this is the hand5 stretched out over all nations.

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27 For the LORD Almighty has purposed,6 and who can thwart him? His hand7 is stretched out, and who can turn it back?8

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A Prophecy Against the Philistines

28 This oracle9 came in the year10 King Ahaz11 died:

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29 Do not rejoice, all you Philistines,12 that the rod that struck you is broken; from the root of that snake will spring up a viper,13 its fruit will be a darting, venomous serpent.14

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30 The poorest of the poor will find pasture, and the needy15 will lie down in safety.16 But your root I will destroy by famine;17 it will slay18 your survivors.19

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31 Wail,20 O gate!21 Howl, O city! Melt away, all you Philistines!22 A cloud of smoke comes from the north,23 and there is not a straggler in its ranks.24

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32 What answer shall be given to the envoys25 of that nation? "The LORD has established Zion,26 and in her his afflicted people will find refuge.27"

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