Isaiah 13:1 New International Version (NIV)
A Prophecy Against Babylon
13 A prophecy against Babylon that Isaiah son of Amoz saw:
Isaiah 13:19 New International Version (NIV)
19 Babylon, the jewel of kingdoms,
Isaiah 47 New International Version (NIV)
The Fall of Babylon
47 “Go down, sit in the dust,
4 Our Redeemer—the Lord Almighty is his name—
5 “Sit in silence, go into darkness,
8 “Now then, listen, you lover of pleasure,
12 “Keep on, then, with your magic spells
Jeremiah 25:12 New International Version (NIV)
12 “But when the seventy years are fulfilled, I will punish the king of Babylon and his nation, the land of the Babylonians,[a] for their guilt,” declares the Lord, “and will make it desolate forever.
Jeremiah 25:26 New International Version (NIV)
26 and all the kings of the north, near and far, one after the other—all the kingdoms on the face of the earth. And after all of them, the king of Sheshak[a] will drink it too.
Jeremiah 50:1 New International Version (NIV)
A Message About Babylon
50 This is the word the Lord spoke through Jeremiah the prophet concerning Babylon and the land of the Babylonians[a]:
Jeremiah 50:2-51:58 New International Version (NIV)
2 “Announce and proclaim among the nations,
4 “In those days, at that time,”
6 “My people have been lost sheep;
8 “Flee out of Babylon;
11 “Because you rejoice and are glad,
14 “Take up your positions around Babylon,
17 “Israel is a scattered flock
18 Therefore this is what the Lord Almighty, the God of Israel, says:
“I will punish the king of Babylon and his land
21 “Attack the land of Merathaim
29 “Summon archers against Babylon,
33 This is what the Lord Almighty says:
“The people of Israel are oppressed,
35 “A sword against the Babylonians!”
39 “So desert creatures and hyenas will live there,
41 “Look! An army is coming from the north;
45 Therefore, hear what the Lord has planned against Babylon,
51 This is what the Lord says:
“See, I will stir up the spirit of a destroyer
6 “Flee from Babylon!
9 “‘We would have healed Babylon,
10 “‘The Lord has vindicated us;
11 “Sharpen the arrows,
15 “He made the earth by his power;
17 “Everyone is senseless and without knowledge;
20 “You are my war club,
24 “Before your eyes I will repay Babylon and all who live in Babylonia[h] for all the wrong they have done in Zion,” declares the Lord.
25 “I am against you, you destroying mountain,
27 “Lift up a banner in the land!
33 This is what the Lord Almighty, the God of Israel, says:
“Daughter Babylon is like a threshing floor
34 “Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon has devoured us,
36 Therefore this is what the Lord says:
“See, I will defend your cause
41 “How Sheshak[j] will be captured,
45 “Come out of her, my people!
49 “Babylon must fall because of Israel’s slain,
51 “We are disgraced,
52 “But days are coming,” declares the Lord,
54 “The sound of a cry comes from Babylon,
58 This is what the Lord Almighty says:
“Babylon’s thick wall will be leveled
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