Holman Christian Standard Bible®
Jeremia 47, Jeremías 47, Jeremias 47, Jérémie 47, Книга пророка Єремії 47, Книга пророка Иеремии 47, سفر إرميا 47, エレミヤ書 47, 耶利米书 47, 耶利米書 47, 예레미아 47, Geremia 47
1This is the word of the Lord that came to Jeremiah the prophet about the Philistines before Pharaoh defeated Gaza. 2This is what the Lord says:Look, waters are rising from the northand becoming an overflowing wadi.They will overflow the land and everything in it,the cities and their inhabitants.The people will cry out,and every inhabitant of the land will wail.3At the sound of the stomping hooves of his stallions,the rumbling of his chariots,and the clatter of their wheels,fathers will not turn back for their sons,because they will be utterly helpless[W]47:3 Lit because of laziness of hands4on account of the day that is comingto destroy all the Philistines,to cut off from Tyre and Sidonevery remaining ally.Indeed, the Lord is about to destroy the Philistines,the remnant of the islands of Caphtor.[X]47:4 Probably Crete5Baldness is coming to Gaza.Ashkelon will become silent,a remnant of their valley.How long will you gash yourself?6Oh, sword of the Lord!How long will you be restless?Go back to your sheath;be still; be silent!7How can it[Y]47:7 LXX, Vg; MT reads you restwhen the Lord has given it a command?He has assigned itagainst Ashkelon and the shore of the sea.