Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And it shall come to pass in that day, that the LORD shall punish the host of the high ones that are on high, and the kings of the earth upon the earth.
For very soon my fury will subside, and my anger will be directed toward their destruction."
The Lord will certainly have compassion on Jacob; he will again choose Israel as his special people and restore them to their land. Resident foreigners will join them and unite with the family of Jacob.
For the Lord's power will make this mountain secure. Moab will be trampled down where it stands, as a heap of straw is trampled down in a manure pile.
For the Lord is angry at all the nations and furious with all their armies. He will annihilate them and slaughter them.
He humbles princes; the kings of the earth regard him as awesome.
May they praise God while they hold a two-edged sword in their hand,
Proclaim this among the nations: "Prepare for a holy war! Call out the warriors! Let all these fighting men approach and attack!
Tell Zerubbabel governor of Judah: 'I am ready to shake the sky and the earth.
But this will be the nature of the plague with which the Lord will strike all the nations that have fought against Jerusalem: Their flesh will decay while they stand on their feet, their eyes will rot away in their sockets, and their tongues will dissolve in their mouths.
The sky was split apart like a scroll being rolled up, and every mountain and island was moved from its place.
They will make war with the Lamb, but the Lamb will conquer them, because he is Lord of lords and King of kings, and those accompanying the Lamb are the called, chosen, and faithful."
Then the kings of the earth who committed immoral acts with her and lived in sensual luxury with her will weep and wail for her when they see the smoke from the fire that burns her up.
to eat your fill of the flesh of kings, the flesh of generals, the flesh of powerful people, the flesh of horses and those who ride them, and the flesh of all people, both free and slave, and small and great!"
Indeed the stars in the sky and their constellations no longer give out their light; the sun is darkened as soon as it rises, and the moon does not shine.
He is the one who reduces rulers to nothing; he makes the earth's leaders insignificant.
"But in those days, after that suffering, the sun will be darkened and the moon will not give its light;