Strength and honor are her clothing; and she shall rejoice in time to come.
Ethiopia and Egypt were her strength, and it was without limit; Put and Lubim were your helpers.
Though Babylon should mount up to heaven, and though she should fortify the height of her strength, yet from me shall plunderers come unto her, says the LORD.
Through faith also Sara herself received strength to conceive, and was delivered of a child when she was past age, because she judged him faithful who had promised.
She girds her loins with strength, and strengthens her arms. She perceives that her merchandise is good: her lamp goes not out by night.
At Tehaphnehes also the day shall be darkened, when I shall break there the yokes of Egypt: and the pomp of her strength shall cease in her: as for her, a cloud shall cover her, and her daughters shall go into captivity.
For I will make the land most desolate, and the pomp of her strength shall cease; and the mountains of Israel shall be desolate, that none shall pass through.
God is in the midst of her; she shall not be moved: God shall help her, and that right early.
You shall ascend and come like a storm, you shall be like a cloud to cover the land, you, and all your hordes, and many people with you.
Mark you well her bulwarks, consider her palaces; that you may tell it to the generation following.