Jeremiah 51:33-43 NIV

33 This is what the LORD Almighty, the God of Israel, says: “Daughter Babylon is like a threshing floor at the time it is trampled; the time to harvest her will soon come.”

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34 “Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon has devoured us, he has thrown us into confusion, he has made us an empty jar. Like a serpent he has swallowed us and filled his stomach with our delicacies, and then has spewed us out.

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35 May the violence done to our flesha be on Babylon,” say the inhabitants of Zion. “May our blood be on those who live in Babylonia,” says Jerusalem.

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    • × 51:35 - Or "done to us and to our children"
      36 Therefore this is what the LORD says: “See, I will defend your cause and avenge you; I will dry up her sea and make her springs dry.

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      37 Babylon will be a heap of ruins, a haunt of jackals, an object of horror and scorn, a place where no one lives.

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      38 Her people all roar like young lions, they growl like lion cubs.

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      39 But while they are aroused, I will set out a feast for them and make them drunk, so that they shout with laughter— then sleep forever and not awake,” declares the LORD.

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          40 “I will bring them down like lambs to the slaughter, like rams and goats.

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          41 “How Sheshakb will be captured, the boast of the whole earth seized! How desolate Babylon will be among the nations!

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            • Ø 51:41 - "Sheshak" is a cryptogram for Babylon.
              42 The sea will rise over Babylon; its roaring waves will cover her.

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              43 Her towns will be desolate, a dry and desert land, a land where no one lives, through which no one travels.

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