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The rich supply of Tyto CHAP. XXVIII.

der destruction neir mariners were in thee to occupy , broken thee in the midst of the thy merchandise.

seas. 10 They of Persia and of Lud and 27 Thy riches, and thy fairs, thy of Phut were in thine army, thy men merchandise, thy mariners, and thy of war: they banged the shield and pilots, thy calkers, and the ocupiers belmet in thee: they set forth thy of thy merchandise, and all thy men coineliness.

of war, that are in tbee, and in all 11 The nien of Arvad with thine thy conipany which is in the midst of army were upon thy walls round thee, shall fall into the midst of the seas about, and tie Gaminadims were in in the day of thy ruin. thy towers: they hanged their shields 28 The suburbs shall shake at the upoa thy walls round about; they sound of the cry of thy pilots. bare inade thy beauty perteci.

99 And all that handle the oar, the 12 Tarshish trus thy merchant by mariners, and all the pilots of the sea, reason of the multitude of all kind of shall come down from their ships, riches; with silver, iron, tin, and they shall stan i upon the land; lead, they traded in thy fairs.

30 And shall cause tbeir voice to 13 Jaran, Tubal, and Meshech, they be heard against thee, and shall cry more thy merciants : they traded the bitterly, and shall cast up dust upon persons of men and vessels of brass their beads, they shall wallow them10 thy marker.

selves in the ashes: 14 They of the house of Togarmah 31 And they shall make themselves traded in thy fairs with horses, and utterly bald for thee, and gird them horsemen and mules.

with suckcloth, and they shall weep 15 The men of Dedan were thy for thee with bitterness of heart and merchants ; ma:y isles were the mer- bitter wailing. chandise of thine band: they brought 32 And in their wailing they shall thee for a present hores of ivory and take up a lar:eniation for thee, and ebony,

lament over thee, saying, What city 16'Syria was thy merchant by reason is like Tyrus, like the destroyed in the of the multitude of the wares of thy midst of the sea? making: they occupied in tby, fairs 33 When thy wares went forth out with emeralds, purple, and broidered of the seas, thou filledst many people; work, and fine linen, and coral, and thou didst enrich the kiogs of the egate.

earth with the multitude of tby riches 17 Judah, and the land of Israel, and of thy merchandise. they were thy merchants; they traded 34 in the time when thou shalt be in thy market wheat of Minnith, broken by the seas in the depths of the and Pannag, and honey, and oil, and waters, iby merchandise and all thy balm.

company in the midst of thee shall 18 Damascus was thy inerchant in rail. the multitude of the wares of thy 35 All the inhabitants of the isles making, for the multitude of all riches; shall be astocished at thee, and their in the wine of Helbon, and white kings shall be sore afraid, they sball wool.

be troubled in their countenance. 19 Dan also and Javan going to and 36 The merchants among the people Iro occupied in thy fairs: bright iron, shall hiss at thee; thou shalt be a tercassia, and calamus, were in by ror, and perer shalt be any more. inasket.

CHAP. XXVIII. 20 Dedan was thy merchant in pre- THE word of the LORD came again cious clothes for chariots.

into me, saying, 21 Arabia, and all the princes of 2 Son of man, say unto the prince Kedar, they occupied with thee in of Tyrus, Thus saith the Lord GOD; lambs, and rams, and goats: in these Because thine heart is listed up, and were they thy inerchants.

thou hast said, I am a god, i sit in 22 The merchants of Sheba and the seal of God, in the midst of the Raamab, they were thy merchants : seas; yet thou art a man, and not they occupied in thy fairs witb chief of God, though thou set thine heart as the all spices, and with all precious stones beart of God and gold.

3 Behold, thou art wiser than Dan23 Haran and Canneb, and Eden, iel; there is no secret that they can the merchants of Sheba, Asshur, and bide from thee: Chilmad, were thy inerchants.

4 With thy wisdom and with tbino 24 These were thy merchants in all understanding thou hast gotten thee sorts of things, in blue clothes, and riches, and hast gotten gold and silver broidered work, and in chests of into thy treasures : rich apparel, bound with cords, and 3 By thy great wisdom and by thy made of cedar, among thy merchan- traffic bast thou increased tay riches, dise.

and thine heart is lifted up because of 85 The ships of Tarsbish did sing thy riches : of thee in thy market: and thou wast 6 Therefore thus saith tbe Lord replenished, and made rery glorious GOD; Because thou hast set thine in the midst of the seas.

heart as the beart of God; 26 | Thy rowers have brought thee 7 Behold therefore, I wil bring into great waters the east wind barb strangers upon thee, the terrible o

Agows the prince of Tyrus. EZEKIEL The judgment of Pharaoh. the nations: and they shall draw have executed judgments in her, and their swords against the beauty of thy shall be sanctified in her. wisdom, and they shall detile thy bright 23 For I will send into her pestiness.

lence, and blood into her streets : They shall bring thee down to the and the wounded shall be judged in rit, and thou shalt die the deaths of the midst of ber by the sword upon

kein that are slain in tbe midst of the her on every side: and they sball know seas.

that I am the LORD. 9 Wilt thou yet say before him that 24 And there shall be no more 3 slayeth thee, I am God? but thou pricking brier unto tbe bouse of Is. shalt be a man, and no god, in the rael, nor any grieving thorn of all hand of him that slayet b thee.

that are round about thens, that de10 Thou shalt die the deaths of the spised them; and they shall know that ancircumcised by the hand of stran. I am the Lord GOD. gers; for 1 bave spoken it, saith the 25 Thus saith the Lord GOD; When Lord GOD

I shall have gathered the house of 11 | Moreover the word of the LORD Israel from the people among whom came unto me, saying,

they are scattered, and shall be sanc12 Son of man, take up a lamenta- tified in them in the sight of the tion upon the king of Tyrus, and say heathen, then shall they dwell in their unto him, Tbus saith the Lord GOD; land that I have given to my servant Thou sealest up the sum, tull of wis- Jacob. doni, and perfect in beauty.

26 And they shall dwell safely there13 Thou hast been in Eden the gar- in, and shall build bouses, and plant den of God; every precious stone was vineyards; yea, they shall dwell with thy covering, the sardius, topaz, and confidence, when have executed the diamond, the beryl, che onyx, and judgments upon all those that despise the jasper, the sapphire, the emerald, lihem round about them; and they and the carbuncle, and gold: the work- shall know that I am the LORD their mansbip of thy tabrets and of thy pipes God. was prepared in thee in the day that

CHAP. XXIX. thou was created. 14 Thou art the anointed cherub In the tenth year, in the tenth moreh,

in the twelfth day of the moth, that covereth; and I bave set thee so: the word of the LORD came unto me, tbou wast upon the holy mountain of saying, God; thou hast walked up and down 2 Son of man, set thy face against in the midst of the stones of fire. Pharaoh king of Egypt, and prophesy

15 Thou wast perfect in thy ways against him, and against all Egypt : from the day that thou wast created, 3 Speak, and say, Thus saith the till iniquity was found in thee. Lord' GOD; Behold, I am against

16 Ry the multitude of thy mer- thee, Pharaob king of Egypt, the chandise they have filled the midst of great dragon that lieth in the inidst thee with violence, and thou bast of his rivers, which bath said, My sinned: therefore I will cast thee as river is mine own, and I have made profane out of the mountain of God: it for myself. and I will destroy thee, O covering 4 But I will put hooks in thy jaws, cherub, from the icidst of the stones and I will cause the fish of thy rivers of fire.

to stick unto thy scales, and I wili - 17 Thine heart was lifted up be- bring thee up out of the midst of thy cause of thy, beauty, thou hast cor- rivers, and all the fish of thy rivers rupted thy wisdom by reason of thy shall stick unto thy scales. brightness; I will cast thee to the 5 And I will leave thee throun into ground, I will lay thee before kings, the wilderness, thee and all the fish that they may behold thee.

of thy rivers thou shalt fall upon 18 Thou hast defiled thy sanctuaries the open fields; thou shalt not be by the multitude of thine iniquities, brought together, nor gathered: 1 by the iniquity of thy traffic; there have given thee for meat to the beasts Core will I bring forth a fire from the of the field and to the fowls of the inidst of thee, it shall devour thee, heaven. and I will bring thee to ashes upon 6 And all the inhabitants of Egypt the earth in the sight of all them that sball know that I am the LORD, be. behold thee.

cause they have been a staff of reed 19 All they that know thee among to the house of Israel. the people shall be astonished at thee: 7 When they took bold of thee by thou shalt be a terror, and never shalt thy hand, thou didst break, and rend thou be any more.

all their shoulder: and wben they 20 Again the word of the LORD teaned upon thee, thou brakest, and came unto me, saying,

Inadest all their loias to be at : ? Son of man, set thy face against stand. Zidon, and prophesy against it,

8 Therefore thus saith the Lord 22 And say, Thus saith the Lord GOD ; Behold, I will bring a sword GOD; Behold, I am against thee, o upon thee, and cut off man and beast 2.don; and I will be glorified in the out of thee. midst of thee: and they sball know 9 And the land of Egypt shall be Stat I am the LORD, when I shall I desolate and waste; and they sail

The desolation of Egypi, CHAP. XXX.

and her helpers. know that I am the LORD: because Thus saith the Lord GOD; Howl ye, he hath said, The river is mine, and Wo worth the day! 1 bave made i:.

3 For the day is near, even the day 10 Behold therefore, I am against of the LORD is near, a cloudy day; it chce, and against thy rivers, and I shall be the time of the heathen. will make the land of Egypt utterly 4 And the sword shall come upon waste and desolate, froin the tower, Egypt, and great pain shall be in of Syene éven unto the border of Ethiopia, when the siain shall fall ir. Ethiopia.

Egypi, and they shall take away her 11 No foot of man shall pass through multitude, and her foundations shall it, nor foot of beast shall pass through be broken down. it, neither sball it be inhabited forty 5 Etbiopia, and Libya, and Lydia, years. 12 And I will make the land of and the men of the land that is in

and all the iningled people, and Chub. Egypt desolate in the midst of the league, shall fall with them by the countries that are desolate, and her sword. cities among the cities that are laid 6 Thus saith the LORD ; They also waste shall be desolate forty years that uphold Egypt shall fall; and the and I will scatter the Egyptians among pride of her power shall come down: the nations, and will disperse ibem from the tower of Syene shall they through the countries.

fall in it by the sword, saith the Lord 13 Í Yet thus saith the Lord GOD; GOD. At the end of forty years will I ga 7. And they shall be desolate in the ther the Egyptians from the people midst of the countries that are desowhither they were scattered :

late, and her cities shall be in the 14 And I will bring again the cap- midst of the cities that are wasted. tivity of Egypt, and will cause them 8 And they shall know that I am to return into the land of Pathios, in the LORD, when I have set a fire in 10 tbe land of their habitation ; and Egypt, and when all her belpers shall they shall be there a base kingdom. be destroyed.

15 It shall be the basest of the king. 9 In that day shall messengers go doms, neither shall it exalt itself any forth from me in ships to make the more above the nations: for I will din careless Ethiopians airaid, and great minish them, that they shall no more pain shall come upon them, as in the rule over the nations.

day of Egypt: for lo, it conieth. 16 And it shall be no more the con. io Thus saith the Lord COD; I will fidence of the house of Israel, which also make the multitude of Egypt in hringeth their iniquity to remem- cease by the hand of Nebuchadrezzar hrance, when they shall look after king of Babylon. them : but they sball know that I am 11 He and his people with him, the the Lord GOD

terrible of the nations, shall be brough: 17 [ And it came to pass in the se to destroy the land : and they shall ven and twentieth year, in the first draw their swords against Egypt, and month, in the first day of the month, fill the land with the slain. the word of the LORD came unto me, 12 And I will make the rivers dry, saying,

and sell the land into the hand of the is Son of man, Nebuchadrezzar wicked : and I will make the land king of Babylon caused his army to waste, and all that is therein, by the serve a great service against Tyrus : hand of strangers: I the LORD have every head was made bald, and every spoken it. shoulder was peeled : yét had be 13 Thus saith the Lord GOD; I will no wages, nor his army, for Tyrus, also destroy the idols, and I will cause for the service that he had served their images to cease out of Nopb : against it:

and there shall be no more a prince 19 Therefore thus saith the Lord of the land of Egypt: and I will put a GOD; Behold, I will give the land of fear in the land of Egypt. Egypt unto Nebuchadrezzar king of 14 And I will make Pathros desoBabylon; and he shall take her multi- late, and will set fire in Zoan, and tude, and take her spoil, and take will execute judgments in No. ter prey; and it shall be the wages 15 And I will pour my fury upon for his army.

Sin, the strength of Egypt'; and I will 20 I have given him the land of cut off the multitude of No. Egypt for his labour wherewith he 16 And I will set fire in Egypt : Sin served against it, because they wrought shall have great pain, and No shall be for me, saith the Lord GOD.

rent asunder, and Noph shall have dis91 T In that day will I cause the horntresses daily. of the house of Israel to bud forth, 17 The young men of Aren and of and I will give thee the opening of Phibeseth shall fall by the sword : the mouth in the midst of them; and these cities shall go into capand they shall know that I am the tivity. LORD.

18 At Tehaphnehes also the day CHAP. XXX.

shall be darkened, when I shall break The word of the LORD came again there the yokes of Egypt: and the

The glory and


all of Asiytie. ber, and her daughters shall go into in the length of his hranches: for his captivity.

root was by great waters. 19 Thus will I execute judgments in 8 The cedars in the garden of God Egypt: and they shall know that I am could not hide him; the fir-trec the LORD.

were not like his boughs, and the 20 ? And it came to pass in the chesnut-trees were not like his trancbeleventh year, in the first month, in es; not any tee in the garden the seventh day of the month, that of God was like unto him in huis the word of the LORD came unto ine, beauty. saying,

9 I have marle him fair by tbe mul. 21 Son of man, I have broken the titude of his branches: so that all the arm of Pharaoh king of Egypt ; and trees of Eden, that were in the garden !o, it shall not be bound up to be of God, envied him. healed, to put a roller to bind it, to 10 | Therefore thus saith the Lord 3ike it strong to hold the sword. GOD: Because thou hast lifted up

22 Therefore thus saith the Lord thyself in beight, and he hath sot GOD: Behold, I am against Pharaoh up his top among the thick bougus, king of Egypt, and will break his and his beart is lifted up in bis arms, the strong, and that which was height; broken; and I will cause the sword to 11 I bave therefore delivered bim fall out of his hand.

into the hand of the mighty one ut 23 And I will scatter the Egyptians the beathen; he shall surely deal among the nations, and will disperse with him; I have driven him out for them througа the countries.

his wickedness. 24 And I will strengthen the arms 12 And strangers, the terrible of of the king of Babylon, and put my the nations, have cut him ofl, and sword in his hand; but I will break hare left him : upon the mountains Pharaoh's arms, and he shall groan and in all the valleys his branches are before bim with the groanings of a fallen, and his boughs are broken by deadly wounded man.

all the rivers of the land ; and all 3 But I will strengthen the arms the people of the eartb are gone of the king of Babylon, and the arms down from his shadow, and bave leit of Pharaob shall fall down; and they him. shall know that I am the LORD, when 13 Upon his ruin sball all the fowls

shall put my sword into the hand of of the heaven remain, and all the the king of Babylon, and he shall beasts of the fieid shall be upon his stretch it out upon the land of brancbes : Egypt.

14 To the end that none of all the 26 And I will scatter the Egyptians trees by the waters exalt themselves among the nations, and disperse them for their height, neither shoot up ainong the countries; and they shall their top among the thick boughs, know that I am the LORD.

neither their trees stand up in their CHAP. X.XXI.

height, all tbat drink water: for they AND

ND it came to pass in the ele are all delivered 'unto death, to the

wenth year, in the third month, nether parts of the earth, in the midst in the first day of the month, that of the children of men, with them that the word of the LORD came unto me, go down to the pit. saying,

15 Thus saith the Lord GOD; In the 2 Son of man, speak unto Pharaoh day when he went down to the grave king of Egypt, and to bis multitude; 1 caused a mourning : I covered the Whoin art thou like in thy great- deep for him, and I restrained the

foods thereof, and the great waters 3 Behold, the Assyrian was a cedar were stayed : and I caused Lebanon to an Lebanon with fair branches, and mourn for bim, and all the trees of with a shadowing shroud, and of an the field fainted for him. high stature; and his top was among 16 I made the nations to shake at the thick boughs.

the sound of his fall; when I cast 4 The waters made him great, the him down to hell with them that de deep set biin up on high with her scend into the pit: and all the trees rivers running round about his plants, of Eden, the choice and best of Leba and sent out her little rivers unto alí non, all that drink water, shall be the trees of the field.

comforted in the nether parts of the 5 Therefore bis beigbt was exalted earth. above all the trees of the field, and 17 They also went down into hell his boughs were multiplied, and his with bim unto them that be slain with branches became long because of the the sword; and they that were his multitude of waters, when he shos arm, that dwelt under his shadow in forth.

the midst of the beatben. 6 All the fowls of heaven made their 18 1 To whom art tbou ebus like in pests in his boughs, and under bis glory and in greatness among the trees branches did all the beasts of the of Eden? yet shalt thou be brought field bring forth their young, and down with the trees of Eden unto the under his shadow dweli all great nether parts of the earth: thou shalt pations.

lie in the midst of the uncircumcised 7 Thus was be fair in his greataess, with them thas je slain by the sword:


A lanent alton for the CHAP. XXXII. destruction of Egypt This is Pharaoh and all his multitude, dwell therein, then shall they know saitb the Lord GOD.

that I am the LORD. CHAP. XXXII.

16 This is the lamentation whereAND it caine

to pass in the twelfth with they shall lainent ber: the year, in the twelfth month, in daughters of the nations shall lament the first day of the montb, that the her: they shall lament for her, even word of the LORD came unto me, for Egypt, and for ali ber multitude, saying,

suith the Lord GOD. Son of man, take up a lamentation 17. It came to pass also in the for Pharaoh king of Egypt, and say twelfth year, in the fifteenth day of unto bim, Thou art like a young lion the month, that the word of the LORD of the nations, and thou art as a came unto me, saying, wbale in the seas: and thou camest 18 Son of inan, wait for the multiforth with thy rivers, and troubledst tude of Egypt, and cast them down, the waters with thy feet, and fouledst even her, and the daugaters of the their rivers.

famous nations, unto the nether parts 3 Thus saith the Lord GOD; I will of the earth, with then that go down therefore spread ont iny net over thee into the pit. with a company or many people; and 19 Whoin dost thou pass in beauty ? they shall bring thee up in my net. go down, and be thou laid with the

4 Then will I leave thee upon the luncircumcised. land, I will cast thee forth upon the 20 They shall fall in the midst of open field, and will cause all the fowls them that are slain by the sword: she of the heaven to renain upon thee, is delivered to the sword: draw her and I will fill the beasts of the whole and all her multitudes. eartta wit! thee.

21 The strong anong, the miglity 5 And I will lay thy f.esh upon the shall speak to him out of the inidst of mountains, and fill ihe valleys with hell with them that help him: they thy height:

are gone down, they lie uncircuinciỐ I will also water with thy blood sed,

slain by the sword. the land wherein thou swimmest, 22 Asshur is there arid all her con. cven to the mountains; and the rivers pany: His graves are about bim : all shall be full of thee.

G: them slain, fallen by the sword; 7 And wben I sball put thee out, 1 23 Whose graves are set in the sides will cover the heaven, and make the of the pit, and her company is round stars thereof dark; I will cover the sun about her grave: all of them slain, with a cloud, and the moon shall not fallen by the sword, which caused ter. give her light.

ror in the land of the living: 8 All the bright lights of heaven 24 There is Elain and all her inultiwill I make dark cver thee, and set iude round about her grave, all of darkness upon thy land, saith the them siain, fallen by the sword, which Lord GOD.

are gone down uncircumcised into the 9 I will also vex the bearts of many nether parts of the eartb, which people, wben I shall bring thy de- caused their terror in the land of the struction among the nations, into living ; yet have they borne their the countries which thou hast not skame with them that go down to the known

pit. 10 Yea, I will make many people

25 They have set ber a bed in the amazed at thee, and their kings shall midst of the slain with all her multibe borribly afraid for thee, when I stude: her graves are round about him: shall brandash my sword before them; all of them uncircumcised, slain by and they shall tremble at every mo- the sword : though their terror was ment, every man for his own life, in caused in the land of the living, yet tbe day of thy fal!.

have they borne their shame with 11 For thus saith the Lord GOD: then that go down to the pit: he is Tbe sword of the king of Babylon sball put in the midst of them that be slain. come upon thee.

26 There is Meshech, Tubal, and 12 By the swords of the mghty will all her multitude : ber graves are i cause thy multitude to fall, the ter- round about him: all of them uocirrible of the nations, all of them: and cumcised, slain by the sword, thouge they shall spoil the pomp of Egypt, they caused their ierror in lbie land of and all the multitude thereof shall be the living. destroyed.

27 And they shall not lie with the 13 I will destroy also all the beasts mighty that are fallen of the uncircus thereof from beside the great waters;cised, whici. are gone down to be neither shall the foot of man trouble with their weapons of war, and they them any more, nor the hoofs of beasts have laid their swords under their trouble thein.

heads, but their iniquities shall be cps 14 Then will I make their waters on their bones, though they were the deep, and cause their rivers to run like terror of the mighty in the land of oil, saith the Lord GOD.

the living 15. When I sball make the land of 28 Yea, thou shalt be broken ic tbe Egypt desolate, and the country shall midst of the uncircuincised, and stalt be destitute of that whereof it was lie with them that are slain with 198 Will, when I shall solite all them that sword,

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