Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The rulers of Zoan have become fools. The rulers of Memphis are deceived. They have caused Egypt to go astray, the chief of her tribes.
LORD of hosts has purposed it, to stain the pride of all glory, to bring into contempt all the honorable of the earth.
And it shall come to pass in that day, that LORD will punish the host of the high ones on high, and the kings of the earth upon the earth.
He pours contempt upon rulers, and weakens the strength of the strong.
who does not respect the persons of rulers, nor regards the rich more than the poor. For they all are the work of his hands.
He will cut off the spirit of rulers. He is fearful to the kings of the earth.
He pours contempt upon rulers, and causes them to wander in the waste, where there is no way.
Jerusalem, and the cities of Judah, and the kings of it, and the rulers of it, to make them a desolation, an astonishment, a hissing, and a curse, as it is this day,
He did a mighty work by his arm. He scattered the proud in the mentality of their heart.
so that ye may eat the flesh of kings, and the flesh of captains, and the flesh of mighty men, and the flesh of horses and of those who sit upon them, and the flesh of all men, both freemen and bondmen, and both small and great.