O daughter of Babylon, you [a](A)devastated one,
How blessed will be the one who (B)repays you
With [b]the recompense with which you have repaid us.

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Footnotes

  1. Psalm 137:8 Or devastator
  2. Psalm 137:8 Lit your recompense

15 “Raise your battle cry against her on every side!
She has (A)given [a]herself up, her pillars have fallen,
Her (B)walls have been torn down.
For this is the (C)vengeance of the Lord:
Take vengeance on her;
(D)As she has done to others, so do to her.

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Footnotes

  1. Jeremiah 50:15 Lit her hand

56 For the (A)destroyer is coming against her, against Babylon,
And her mighty men will be captured,
Their (B)bows are shattered;
For the Lord is a God of (C)recompense,
He will fully repay.

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[a]For after all (A)it is only just [b]for God to repay with affliction those who afflict you,

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Footnotes

  1. 2 Thessalonians 1:6 Lit If indeed
  2. 2 Thessalonians 1:6 Or in the sight of

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