Jeremiah 51:3-5 NIV

3 Let not the archer string his bow,1 nor let him put on his armor.2 Do not spare her young men; completely destroya her army.

References for Jeremiah 51:3

    • b 51:3 - The Hebrew term refers to the irrevocable giving over of things or persons to the Lord, often by totally destroying them.
      4 They will fall3 down slain in Babylon,b fatally wounded in her streets.4

      References for Jeremiah 51:4

      5 For Israel and Judah have not been forsaken5 by their God, the LORD Almighty, though their landc is full of guilt6 before the Holy One of Israel.

      References for Jeremiah 51:5

        • d 51:5 - Or / "and the land [of the Babylonians]"