Then I gave the cup to the nations of Edom, Moab, and Ammon,
and the kings of Tyre and Sidon, and the kings of the regions across the sea.
I gave it to Dedan, Tema, and Buz, and to the people who live in distant places.
References for Jeremiah 25:23
I gave it to the kings of Arabia, the kings of the nomadic tribes of the desert,
and to the kings of Zimri, Elam, and Media.
And I gave it to the kings of the northern countries, far and near, one after the other—all the kingdoms of the world. And finally, the king of Babylon himself drank from the cup of the ’s anger.
References for Jeremiah 25:26
Then the said to me, “Now tell them, ‘This is what the of Heaven’s Armies, the God of Israel, says: Drink from this cup of my anger. Get drunk and vomit; fall to rise no more, for I am sending terrible wars against you.’
And if they refuse to accept the cup, tell them, ‘The of Heaven’s Armies says: You have no choice but to drink from it.
I have begun to punish Jerusalem, the city that bears my name. Now should I let you go unpunished? No, you will not escape disaster. I will call for war against all the nations of the earth. I, the of Heaven’s Armies, have spoken!’
“Now prophesy all these things, and say to them, “‘The will roar against his own land from his holy dwelling in heaven. He will shout like those who tread grapes; he will shout against everyone on earth.
His cry of judgment will reach the ends of the earth, for the will bring his case against all the nations. He will judge all the people of the earth, slaughtering the wicked with the sword. I, the , have spoken!’”