Isaiah 21


21:1 The burden of the desert of the sea. As whirlwinds in the
 south pass through; [so] it cometh from the desert, from a
 terrible land.
21:2 A grievous vision is declared to me; the treacherous dealer
 dealeth treacherously, and the spoiler plundereth. Go up, O
 Elam: besiege, O Media; all her sighing have I made to cease.
21:3 Therefore are my loins filled with pain: pangs have taken
 hold upon me, as the pangs of a woman that travaileth: I was
 bowed down at the hearing [of it]; I was dismayed at the seeing
 [of it].
21:4 My heart panted, fearfulness affrighted me: the night of my
 pleasure hath he turned into fear to me.
21:5 Prepare the table, watch in the watch-tower, eat, drink:
 arise, ye princes, [and] anoint the shield.
21:6 For thus hath the LORD said to me, Go, set a watchman, let
 him declare what he seeth.
21:7 And he saw a chariot [with] a couple of horsemen, a chariot
 of asses, [and] a chariot of camels; and he hearkened
 diligently with much heed:
21:8 And he cried, a lion: My lord, I stand continually upon the
 watch-tower in the day time, and I am set in my ward whole
 nights.
21:9 And behold, here cometh a chariot of men, [with] a couple
 of horsemen. And he answered and said, Babylon is fallen, is
 fallen; and all the graven images of her gods he hath broken to
 the ground.
21:10 O my threshing, and the corn of my floor; that which I
 have heard from the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel, have I
 declared to you.
21:11 The burden of Dumah. He calleth to me out of Seir,
 Watchman, what of the night? Watchman, what of the night?
21:12 The watchman said, The morning cometh, and also the night:
 if ye will inquire, inquire ye: return, come.
21:13 The burden upon Arabia. In the forest in Arabia shall ye
 lodge, O ye traveling companies of Dedanim.
21:14 The inhabitants of the land of Tema brought water to him
 that was thirsty, they met with their bread him that fled.
21:15 For they fled from the swords, from the drawn sword, and
 from the bent bow, and from the grievousness of war.
21:16 For thus hath the LORD said to me, Within a year,
 according to the years of a hireling, and all the glory of
 Kedar shall fail:
21:17 And the residue of the number of archers, the mighty men
 of the children of Kedar, shall be diminished: for the LORD God
 of Israel hath spoken [it].
 
 

If while reading you see a word or phrase that you want to find somewhere else in the Bible, you can search from here.


Choose another chapter to read from this book of the Bible
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45
46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66


Go to new chapters to read from
Old Testament Books | New Testament Books | The Psalms

Look at other items of interest in our "home on the web".
We are in the process of designing and building the rest of our 'home'.
The Master's Tech Home Entrance
The Master's Tech Home Architectural Layout | The Master's Tech Site Index


The Kitchen:     Cooking Articles | Cooking & Recipe Newsgroups | Recipes for Everyone
The Library:     The Bible | American Sign Language Dictionary | Typeface Previews
The Sewing Room:     Crafts Projects | Sewing Articles | Sewing Projects
Links:     The Master's Tech Links | Other People's Links | Our Visitors' homepages



Search our 'home' | Search the Internet!
Sponsorship Opportunities
Another creation of The Master's Tech.     Privacy Policy