Isaiah 37:11-21 NIV

11 Surely you have heard what the kings of Assyria have done to all the countries, destroying them completely. And will you be delivered?1

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12 Did the gods of the nations that were destroyed by my forefathers2 deliver them--the gods of Gozan, Haran,3 Rezeph and the people of Eden4 who were in Tel Assar?

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13 Where is the king of Hamath, the king of Arpad,5 the king of the city of Sepharvaim,6 or of Hena or Ivvah?"7

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Hezekiah's Prayer

37:14-20pp -- 2Ki 19:14-19

14 Hezekiah received the letter8 from the messengers and read it. Then he went up to the temple9 of the LORD and spread it out before the LORD.

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15 And Hezekiah prayed10 to the LORD:

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16 "O LORD Almighty, God of Israel, enthroned11 between the cherubim,12 you alone are God13 over all the kingdoms14 of the earth. You have made heaven and earth.15

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17 Give ear, O LORD, and hear;16 open your eyes, O LORD, and see;17 listen to all the words Sennacherib18 has sent to insult19 the living God.20

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18 "It is true, O LORD, that the Assyrian kings have laid waste all these peoples and their lands.21

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19 They have thrown their gods into the fire22 and destroyed them,23 for they were not gods24 but only wood and stone, fashioned by human hands.25

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20 Now, O LORD our God, deliver26 us from his hand, so that all kingdoms on earth27 may know that you alone, O LORD, are God.a28"

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    • b 37:20 - Dead Sea Scrolls (see also 2 Kings 19:19); Masoretic Text "alone are the LORD"

      Sennacherib's Fall

      37:21-38pp -- 2Ki 19:20-37; 2Ch 32:20-21

      21 Then Isaiah son of Amoz29 sent a message to Hezekiah: "This is what the LORD, the God of Israel, says: Because you have prayed to me concerning Sennacherib king of Assyria,

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