Their flocks and tents will be captured, and their household goods and camels will be taken away. Everywhere shouts of panic will be heard: ‘We are terrorized at every turn!’
Run for your lives,” says the . “Hide yourselves in deep caves, you people of Hazor, for King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon has plotted against you and is preparing to destroy you.
“Go up and attack that complacent nation,” says the . “Its people live alone in the desert without walls or gates.
Their camels and other livestock will all be yours. I will scatter to the winds these people who live in remote places. I will bring calamity upon them from every direction,” says the .
References for Jeremiah 49:32
“Hazor will be inhabited by jackals, and it will be desolate forever. No one will live there; no one will inhabit it.”
This message concerning Elam came to the prophet Jeremiah from the at the beginning of the reign of King Zedekiah of Judah.
This is what the of Heaven’s Armies says: “I will destroy the archers of Elam— the best of their forces.
I will bring enemies from all directions, and I will scatter the people of Elam to the four winds. They will be exiled to countries around the world.
I myself will go with Elam’s enemies to shatter it. In my fierce anger, I will bring great disaster upon the people of Elam,” says the . “Their enemies will chase them with the sword until I have destroyed them completely.
I will set my throne in Elam,” says the , “and I will destroy its king and officials.
But I will restore the fortunes of Elam in days to come. I, the , have spoken!”