Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And that the passages are stopped, and the reeds they have burned with fire, and the men of war are affrighted.

Bible References

The passages

Jeremiah 50:38
“A drought on her waters, and they will be dried up!
For it is a land of idols,
And they are mad over fearsome idols.
Isaiah 44:27
“It is I who says to the depth of the sea, ‘Be dried up!’
And I will make your rivers dry.

The men

Jeremiah 51:30
The mighty men of Babylon have ceased fighting,
They stay in the strongholds;
Their strength is exhausted,
They are becoming like women;
Their dwelling places are set on fire,
The bars of her gates are broken.
Jeremiah 50:37
“A sword against their horses and against their chariots
And against all the foreigners who are in the midst of her,
And they will become women!
A sword against her treasures, and they will be plundered!