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And all nations shall serve him, and his son, and his son's son, until the very time of his land come: and then many nations and great kings shall serve themselves of him.
And this whole land shall be a desolation, and an astonishment; and these nations shall serve the king of Babylon seventy years.
For, lo, I will raise up and cause to come up against Babylon an assembly of great nations from the north country: and they shall set themselves in array against her; from there she shall be taken: their arrows shall be as of a skilled warrior; none shall return in vain.
And it came to pass in the seven and thirtieth year of the captivity of Jehoiachin king of Judah, in the twelfth month, in the five and twentieth day of the month, that Evil-merodach king of Babylon in the first year of his reign lifted up the head of Jehoiachin king of Judah, and brought him forth out of prison,
2 Chronicles 36:20
And those that had escaped from the sword he carried away to Babylon; where they were servants to him and his sons until the rule of the kingdom of Persia:
And it shall come to pass, when seventy years are accomplished, that I will punish the king of Babylon, and that nation, says the LORD, for their iniquity, and the land of the Chaldeans, and will make it perpetual desolations.
Slay all her bullocks; let them go down to the slaughter: woe unto them! for their day has come, the time of their punishment.
The Lord shall laugh at him: for he sees that his day is coming.
O daughter of Babylon, who are to be destroyed; happy shall he be, that rewards you as you have served us.
The burden concerning Babylon, which Isaiah the son of Amoz did see.
For I will rise up against them, says the LORD of hosts, and cut off from Babylon the name, and remnant, and son, and nephew, says the LORD.
And, behold, here comes a chariot of men, with a couple of horsemen. And he answered and said, Babylon is fallen, is fallen; and all the graven images of her gods he has broken to the ground.
Come down, and sit in the dust, O virgin daughter of Babylon, sit on the ground: there is no throne, O daughter of the Chaldeans: for you shall no more be called tender and delicate.
And this is the writing that was written, MENE, MENE, TEKEL, UPHARSIN.
Shall they not rise up suddenly that are your creditors, and awake that shall oppress you, and you shall be for booty unto them?
For thus says the LORD of hosts; After his glory has he sent me unto the nations which plundered you: for he that touches you touches the apple of his eye.
And there was given unto him a mouth speaking great things and blasphemies; and power was given unto him to continue forty and two months.
And there followed another angel, saying, Babylon is fallen, is fallen, that great city, because she made all nations drink of the wine of the wrath of her fornication.
And the great city was divided into three parts, and the cities of the nations fell: and great Babylon came in remembrance before God, to give unto her the cup of the wine of the fierceness of his wrath.
And the ten horns which you saw upon the beast, these shall hate the harlot, and shall make her desolate and naked, and shall eat her flesh, and burn her with fire.
And he cried mightily with a strong voice, saying, Babylon the great is fallen, is fallen, and is become the habitation of demons, and the haunt of every foul spirit, and a cage of every unclean and hateful bird.
For many nations and great kings shall be served by them also: and I will recompense them according to their deeds, and according to the works of their own hands.
That you shall take up this proverb against the king of Babylon, and say, How has the oppressor ceased! the golden city ceased!