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O daughter of Babylon, who art to be destroyed; happy shall he be, that rewardeth thee as thou hast served us.
And thou tookest up this parable against the king of Babel, and thou saidst, How did he oppressing, cease! oppression ceased.
The burden of the desert of the sea. As whirlwinds in the south for passing through, from the desert it came, from a fearful land.
Come down and sit upon the dust, thou virgin daughter of Babel, sit upon the earth: no throne, thou daughter of the Chaldeans: for thou shalt not be added for them to call thee tender and delicate.
And it was when seventy years were filled up, I will review over the king of Babel and upon this nation, says Jehovah, their iniquity, and upon the land of the Chaldeans, and I set it for eternal desolations
And another angel followed, saying, She fell, Babylon fell, the great city, for all nations has she given to drink of the wine of the wrath of her fornication.
The liftings up of God in their throat, and a sword of two mouths in their hand;
I commanded to the consecrated, also I called the strong ones for mine anger, those exulting in my lifting up.
Saying to Cyrus, My shepherd, and he shall complete all my delight: and saying to Jerusalem, Thou shalt be built; and the temple shall be founded.
And upon her forehead a name written, MYSTERY, BABYLON THE GREAT, MOTHER OF HARLOTS, AND OF THE ABOMINATIONS OF THE EARTH.
Shout against her round about: she gave her hand: her supports fell, her walls were pulled down: for it is the vengeance of Jehovah: avenge ye upon her; as she did, do ye to her.
And Moses will say to them, Preserved ye alive every female?
And Jehovah thy God gave all these curses upon thine enemies and upon those hating thee, who chased thee.
To do vengeance upon the nations, chastisements upon the peoples.
For this, all consuming thee shall be consumed; and all thine adversaries, all of them shall go into captivity; and they spoiling thee, were for spoiling, and all plundering thee I will give to plunder.
And I recompensed to Babel and to all the inhabitants of Chaldea all their evil which they did in Zion before your eyes, says Jehovah.
For with what judgment ye judge, ye shall be judged; and with what measure ye measure, it shall be repaid to you.