Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And the sixth angel poured out his vial upon the great river Euphrates; and the water thereof was dried up, that the way of the kings of the east might be prepared.
Saying to the sixth angel who had the horn, Make free the four angels who are chained at the great river Euphrates.
The second Trouble is past: see, the third Trouble comes quickly.
For this cause the Lord is sending on them the waters of the River, deep and strong, even the king of Assyria and all his glory: and it will come up through all its streams, overflowing all its edges:
And the water
And he said to me, The waters which you saw, where the evil woman is seated, are peoples, and armies, and nations and languages.
And the Lord will make the tongue of the Egyptian sea completely dry; and with his burning wind his hand will be stretched out over the River, and it will be parted into seven streams, so that men may go over it with dry feet.
I will make waste mountains and hills, drying up all their plants; and I will make rivers dry, and pools dry land.
Who says to the deep, Be dry, and I will make your rivers dry:
A sword is on her waters, drying them up; for it is a land of images, and their minds are fixed on false gods.
For this reason the Lord has said: See, I will give support to your cause, and take payment for what you have undergone; I will make her sea dry, and her fountain without water.
Who sent out from the east one who is right wherever he goes? he gives the nations into his hands, and makes him ruler over kings; he gives them as the dust to his sword, as dry stems before the wind to his bow.
But he will have power over the stores of gold and silver, and over all the valued things of the south: and the Libyans and the Ethiopians will be at his steps.