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Can this be that happy city that was founded so long ago?
    Is it that same city whose people traveled so far to settle other lands?[a]
This city produced so many leaders.
    Its merchants were like princes.
Its traders had the whole world’s respect.
    So who made these plans against Tyre?
It was the Lord All-Powerful.
    He decided to destroy the great things they were so proud of.
    He wanted to disgrace those who were so highly respected.

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Footnotes

  1. Isaiah 23:7 traveled … other lands? Or “came from so far to live here?”

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