Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Thy riches, and thy fairs, thy merchandise, thy mariners, and thy pilots, thy calkers, and the occupiers of thy merchandise, and all thy men of war, that are in thee, and in all thy company which is in the midst of thee, shall fall into the midst of the seas in the day of thy ruin.
Of fine linen with broidered work from Egypt was thy curtain, that it might serve to be thy sail; ; of blue and purple from the isles of Elishah was thy pavilion.
And they shall steal thy riches and make a spoil of thy merchandise; and they shall ruin thy walls and destroy thy precious houses: and they shall lay thy stones and thy timber and thy dust in the midst of the waters.
Riches shall not profit in the day of wrath, but righteousness shall deliver from death.
And the merchants of the earth shall weep and mourn over her, for no one buys their merchandise anymore:
And I will make thee like the top of a rock: thou shalt be a place to spread nets upon; thou shalt never be built again; for I the LORD have spoken, said the Lord GOD.
In many waters they overcame thy rowers; the east wind has broken thee in the midst of the seas.
Howl, ye ships of Tarshish, for your strength is laid waste.
Therefore her young men shall fall in her streets, and all the men of war shall be cut off in that day, said the LORD of the hosts.
In the time when thou shalt be broken by the seas in the depths of the waters thy commerce and all thy company in the midst of thee shall fall.