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Isaiah 5:9

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5:9 The Lord who commands armies told me this: 1 

“Many houses will certainly become desolate,

large, impressive houses will have no one living in them. 2 

Isaiah 14:24

Context

14:24 3 The Lord who commands armies makes this solemn vow:

“Be sure of this:

Just as I have intended, so it will be;

just as I have planned, it will happen.

1 tn Heb “in my ears, the Lord who commands armies [traditionally, the Lord of hosts].”

2 tn Heb “great and good [houses], without a resident.”

3 sn Having announced the downfall of the Chaldean empire, the Lord appends to this prophecy a solemn reminder that the Assyrians, the major Mesopotamian power of Isaiah’s day, would be annihilated, foreshadowing what would subsequently happen to Babylon and the other hostile nations.



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