Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Son of man, because that Tyrus hath said against Jerusalem, Aha, she is broken that was the gates of the people: she is turned unto me: I shall be replenished, now she is laid waste:
And the bound turned back to Ramah and even to the city of the fortress of Tyre; and the bound turned back to Hosah: and its outgoings were the sea from the region of Achzib
Gebel and Ammon and Amalek; the rovers with the inhabitants of Tyre;
And all the kings of Tyre, and all the kings of Zidon, and the kings of the island which is beyond the sea,
And send them to the king of Edom, and to the king of Moab, and to the king of the sons of Ammon, and to the king of Tyre, and to the king of Zidon, by the hand of messengers coming to Jerusalem to Zedekiah king of Judah;
For the day came to lay waste all the rovers, to cut off from Tyre and Zidon every one left of help: for Jehovah laid waste the rovers, the remnant of the island of Caphtor.
And also what are ye to me, O Tyre and Sidon, and all the circuits of Philistia? do ye requite to me a recompense? and if ye recompense to me, swiftly and speedily I will turn back your recompense upon your head;
Thus said Jehovah: For three transgressions of Tyre, and for four, I will not turn it back, for their delivering over the whole captivity to Edom, and they remembered not the covenant of their brethren:
And also Hamath shall be the bound in it; Tyre and Zidon, for it was wise exceedingly.
Son of man, set thy face against the sons of Ammon, and prophesy against them.
Thus said the Lord Jehovah: Because the enemy said against you, Aha! and the heights of old were for a possession to us:
They will widen their mouth upon me: they said, Aha! aha our eye saw it.
They shall be made desolate for the reward of their shame, they saying to me, Aha! aha!
They shall be turned back for a reward of their shame, saying, Aha! Aha
For behold, thine enemies will be clamorous; and they hating thee lifted up the head.
How sat the city alone being many in people she was as a widow: being many among the nations, being a leader in the provinces, she became for tribute.
And there were dwelling in Jerusalem Jews, circumspect men, from every nation of those under heaven.
To the sons of the east with the sons of Ammon, I gave it for a possession, so that it shall not make mention of the sons of Ammon among the nations.
To the sons of Ammon, thus said Jehovah: Is there no sons to Israel? none inheriting to him? Wherefore did their king inherit Gad, and his people dwelt in his cities?