Ezekiel 30 LEB

A Lament over the Nation and Land of Egypt

1 And the word of Yahweh {came}a to me, {saying},b

References for Ezekiel 30:1

    • Ҭ 30:1 - Literally "was"
    • ҭ 30:1 - Literally "to say"
      2 "Son of man,c prophesy, and you must say, 'thus says the Lord Yahweh: "Wail, alas! For the day!

      References for Ezekiel 30:2

        • Ү 30:2 - Or "mortal," or "son of humankind"
          3 For a day [is] near; indeed, a day [is] near for Yahweh. A day of cloud, a time of [the] nations it will be.
          4 And a sword will come in Egypt, and anguish will be in Cush, at the falling of [the] slain in Egypt. And they will take its wealth, and its foundation will be demolished.
          5 Cush and Put and Lud and all of Arabia and Kub and the peopled of the land of the treatye with them--by the sword they will fall."

          References for Ezekiel 30:5

            • ү 30:5 - Or "children"
            • Ұ 30:5 - Or "covenant"
              6 Thus says Yahweh: "And the supporters of Egypt will fall, and the majesty of its strength will go down from Migdol [to] Syene; by the sword they will fall in it," {declares} the Lord Yahweh.
              7 "And they will be desolate in the midst of desolate countries, and its cities will be in the midst of ruined cities.
              8 And they will know that I [am] Yahweh when I put my fire in Egypt, and all of its helpers are broken.
              9 On that day messengers will go down from {before me}f in the ships to terrify unsuspecting Cush, and anguish will be in them on the day of Egypt; for look, [it is] coming!"

              References for Ezekiel 30:9

                • ұ 30:9 - Literally "to the face of me"
                  10 Thus says the Lord Yahweh: "And I will put an end to the crowds of Egypt by the hand of Nebuchadnezzar the king of Babylon.
                  11 He and his people with him, [the most] ruthless of nations, [will] be brought to destroy the land. And they will draw their swords against Egypt, and they will fill the land [with] [the] slain,
                  12 and I will make the Nile streams dry land, and I will sell the land into [the] hand of bad [people], and I will lay waste [the] land and its fullness by [the] hand of strangers. I, Yahweh, I have spoken."
                  13 Thus says the Lord Yahweh: "And I will destroy [the] idols, and I will put an end to [the] worthless idols from Memphis. And there will {no longer be} a prince from the land of Egypt, and I will put fear in the land of Egypt.
                  14 And I will lay waste Pathros, and I will set fire in Zoan, and I will execute judgments in No.g

                  References for Ezekiel 30:14

                    • Ҳ 30:14 - That is, Thebes
                      15 I will pour out my rage over Sin, the stronghold of Egypt, and I will cut off the crowdh of No.i

                      References for Ezekiel 30:15

                        • ҳ 30:15 - Or "horde"
                        • Ҵ 30:15 - That is, Thebes
                          16 And I will set fire in Egypt, certainly Sin will writhe, and Noj will be breached, and Memphis [will] face enemies {daily}.k

                          References for Ezekiel 30:16

                            • ҵ 30:16 - That is, Thebes
                            • Ҷ 30:16 - Literally "of by day"
                              17 The young men of On and Pi Beseth will fall by the sword, and they will go into captivity.
                              18 And at Tahpanhes the day will become dark when I break the yoke of Egypt, and in it the majesty of its strength will come to an end. A cloud will cover it, and its daughters will go into captivity.
                              19 And I will execute judgments in Egypt, and they will know that I [am] Yahweh."
                              20 {And then}l {in the eleventh}m year, in the first [month], on the seventh [day] of the month, the word of Yahweh {came}n to me, {saying},o

                              References for Ezekiel 30:20

                                • ҷ 30:20 - Literally "and it was"
                                • Ҹ 30:20 - Literally "on one ten"
                                • ҹ 30:20 - Literally "was"
                                • Һ 30:20 - Literally "to say"
                                  21 "Son of man,p the arm of Pharaoh, the king of Egypt, I have broken. And look, it has not been bound up for giving of a remedy, or for [the] placing of a splint to bind it [up] to make it strong to take hold of the sword."

                                  References for Ezekiel 30:21

                                    • һ 30:21 - Or "mortal," or "son of humankind"
                                      22 Therefore thus says the Lord Yahweh: "Look! I [am] against Pharaoh, the king of Egypt, and I will break his strong arm and the broken [arm], and I will let the sword fall from his hand.
                                      23 And I will scatter Egypt among the nations, and I will disperse them among the countries.
                                      24 And I will strengthen the arm of the king of Babylon, and I will give my sword into his hand, and I will break the arms of Pharaoh, and he will groan [with the] groaning of [the] mortally wounded {before him}.q

                                      References for Ezekiel 30:24

                                        • Ҽ 30:24 - Literally "the face of him"
                                          25 And I will strengthen the arm of the king of Babylon, and the arms of Pharaoh will fall. And they will know that I [am] Yahweh when I give my sword into the hand of the king of Babylon, and he will stretch it out to the land of Egypt.
                                          26 And I will scatter Egypt among the nations, and I will disperse them into the countries, and they will know that I [am] Yahweh."