32:24 Even now siege ramps have been built up around the city 1 in order to capture it. War, 2 starvation, and disease are sure to make the city fall into the hands of the Babylonians 3 who are attacking it. 4 Lord, 5 you threatened that this would happen. Now you can see that it is already taking place. 6
32:28 Therefore I, the Lord, say: 7 ‘I will indeed hand 8 this city over to King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon and the Babylonian army. 9 They will capture it.
1 tn Heb “Siege ramps have come up to the city to capture it.”
2 tn Heb “sword.”
4 tn Heb “And the city has been given into the hands of the Chaldeans who are fighting against it because of the sword, starvation, and disease.” The verb “has been given” is one of those perfects that view the action as good as done (the perfect of certainty or prophetic perfect).
5 tn The word “
6 tn Heb “And what you said has happened and behold you see it.”
7 tn Heb “Thus says the
8 tn Heb “Behold, I will give this city into the hand of…”