Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Standing afar off for the fear of her torment, saying, Alas, alas, that great city Babylon, that mighty city! for in one hour is thy judgment come.

General references

Bible References

Afar

Numbers 16:34
And all Israel that were round about them fled at the cry of them, for they said, Lest the earth swallow us up.

That great

Revelation 14:8
And another, a second agent, followed, saying, Babylon the great has fallen, has fallen. She has given all the nations to drink of the wine of the wrath of her fornication.
Isaiah 21:9
and, behold, here comes a troop of men, horsemen in pairs. And he answered and said, Fallen, fallen is Babylon. And all the graven images of her gods are broken to the ground.

For

Revelation 18:8
Because of this her plagues will come in one day, death, and grief, and famine. And she will be utterly burned with fire, because strong is Lord, the God who judged her.
Jeremiah 51:8
Babylon is suddenly fallen and destroyed. Wail for her. Take balm for her pain, if so be she may be healed.

General references

Jeremiah 49:25
How is the city of praise not forsaken, the city of my joy?