Parallel Bible results for Jeremiah 51:27-37

New International Version

New International Version

Jeremiah 51:27-37

NIV 27 "Lift up a banner in the land! Blow the trumpet among the nations! Prepare the nations for battle against her; summon against her these kingdoms: Ararat, Minni and Ashkenaz. Appoint a commander against her; send up horses like a swarm of locusts. NIV 27 "Lift up a banner in the land! Blow the trumpet among the nations! Prepare the nations for battle against her; summon against her these kingdoms: Ararat, Minni and Ashkenaz. Appoint a commander against her; send up horses like a swarm of locusts. NIV 28 Prepare the nations for battle against her-- the kings of the Medes, their governors and all their officials, and all the countries they rule. NIV 28 Prepare the nations for battle against her-- the kings of the Medes, their governors and all their officials, and all the countries they rule. NIV 29 The land trembles and writhes, for the LORD's purposes against Babylon stand-- to lay waste the land of Babylon so that no one will live there. NIV 29 The land trembles and writhes, for the LORD's purposes against Babylon stand-- to lay waste the land of Babylon so that no one will live there. NIV 30 Babylon's warriors have stopped fighting; they remain in their strongholds. Their strength is exhausted; they have become like women. Her dwellings are set on fire; the bars of her gates are broken. NIV 30 Babylon's warriors have stopped fighting; they remain in their strongholds. Their strength is exhausted; they have become like women. Her dwellings are set on fire; the bars of her gates are broken. NIV 31 One courier follows another and messenger follows messenger to announce to the king of Babylon that his entire city is captured, NIV 31 One courier follows another and messenger follows messenger to announce to the king of Babylon that his entire city is captured, NIV 32 the river crossings seized, the marshes set on fire, and the soldiers terrified." NIV 32 the river crossings seized, the marshes set on fire, and the soldiers terrified." NIV 33 This is what the LORD Almighty, the God of Israel, says: "The Daughter of Babylon is like a threshing floor at the time it is trampled; the time to harvest her will soon come." NIV 33 This is what the LORD Almighty, the God of Israel, says: "The Daughter of Babylon is like a threshing floor at the time it is trampled; the time to harvest her will soon come." NIV 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. NIV 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. NIV 35 May the violence done to our flesh be upon Babylon," say the inhabitants of Zion. "May our blood be on those who live in Babylonia," says Jerusalem. NIV 35 May the violence done to our flesh be upon Babylon," say the inhabitants of Zion. "May our blood be on those who live in Babylonia," says Jerusalem. NIV 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. NIV 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. NIV 37 Babylon will be a heap of ruins, a haunt of jackals, an object of horror and scorn, a place where no one lives. NIV 37 Babylon will be a heap of ruins, a haunt of jackals, an object of horror and scorn, a place where no one lives.