Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Therefore shall her plagues come in one day, death, and mourning, and famine; and she shall be utterly burned with fire: for strong is the Lord God who judgeth her.

Bible References

Shall her

Revelation 18:10
Standing from far off for fear of her torture, saying, Woe, woe, the great city Babylon, the strong city! for in one hour thy judgment came.
Isaiah 47:9
And these two shall come to thee suddenly, in one day, bereavement and widowhood: as finished they came upon thee, in the multitude of thy sorceries, and in the great numbers of thy enchantments.
Jeremiah 51:6
Flee from the midst of Babel and save ye each his soul: ye shall not be destroyed in her iniquity: for it is the time of vengeance to Jehovah; he will do to her a recompense.

And she

Revelation 18:9
And weep for her, and lament over her, shall the kings of the earth having been debauched with her, and having led an insolent life, when they see the smoke of her burning,
Revelation 17:18
And the woman which thou sawest is the great city, having kingdom over the kings of the earth.
Revelation 19:3
And the second time they said, Alleluia. And her smoke goes up for ever and ever.
Jeremiah 51:58
Thus said Jehovah of armies: The broad walls of Babel being demolished, shall be demolished, and her high gates shall be burnt in fire; the peoples shall labor in vain, the nations for the fire, and they shall be weary.

General references

Numbers 31:10
And their cities with their dwellings, and all their walls they burnt in fire.
Proverbs 14:13
Also in laughter the heart shall have pain, and its latter state of joy, grief.
Jeremiah 50:40
As God overthrew Sodom and Gomorrah and her neighbors, says Jehovah; a man shall not dwell there, and the son of man shall not sojourn in her.
Zechariah 1:15
And I am angry with great anger against the nations living in quiet: for I was angry a little and they helped for evil.