I will gather all the nations3 to Jerusalem to fight against it;4 the city will be captured, the houses ransacked, and the women ravished.5 Half of the city will go into exile, but the rest of the people will not be taken from the city.6
On that day his feet will stand on the Mount of Olives,9 east of Jerusalem, and the Mount of Olives will be split10 in two from east to west, forming a great valley, with half of the mountain moving north and half moving south.
You will flee by my mountain valley, for it will extend to Azel. You will flee as you fled from the earthquakea11 in the days of Uzziah king of Judah. Then the LORD my God will come,12 and all the holy ones with him.13
The whole land, from Geba25 to Rimmon,26 south of Jerusalem, will become like the Arabah. But Jerusalem will be raised up27 high from the Benjamin Gate28 to the site of the First Gate, to the Corner Gate,29 and from the Tower of Hananel30 to the royal winepresses, and will remain in its place.31
This is the plague with which the LORD will strike34 all the nations that fought against Jerusalem: Their flesh will rot while they are still standing on their feet, their eyes will rot in their sockets, and their tongues will rot in their mouths.35
If the Egyptian people do not go up and take part, they will have no rain. The LORD b will bring on them the plague47 he inflicts on the nations that do not go up to celebrate the Festival of Tabernacles.48
Every pot in Jerusalem and Judah will be holy53 to the LORD Almighty, and all who come to sacrifice will take some of the pots and cook in them. And on that day54 there will no longer be a Canaanitec55 in the house56 of the LORD Almighty.57