Isaiah Chapter 21


Babel (confusion). Scriptures below trace the path of Babylon and Satan right through to their final doom in Rev. Comment: Why in Ezekiel is there so little reference to Babylon when the Jews were captive there?

Isaiah 21:9

Genesis 11:9 (P)

See further history of Babylon in Isaiah 13&14.

Psalms 137:4

Isaiah 13:1-22

judgment of Babylon.

Isaiah 14:1-23

Judgment on king of Babylon (Sennacherib) Link to Lucifer.Compare to King of Tyre in Ezek. 28 : 11-19.

Isaiah 47:1-15

Isaiah 48:20

Isaiah 52:11

Depart, depart, a hint of coming out of Babylon.

Jeremiah 7:18

queen of heaven.

Jeremiah 25:10-14

Jeremiah 25:12

Jeremiah 44:17-19

queen of heaven.

Jeremiah 50:8-9,35-46

Jeremiah 51:7-10, 47-58

Ezekiel 8:14-15

Weeping for Tammuz.

Zechariah 2:6-9

Zechariah 5:5-11

2 Corinthians 6:17

come out of her my people see Is 52:11 & Rev.18 & 19.

Revelation 14:8

Revelation 16:19

Revelation 17:1-9

Revelation 17:15-18

Babylon's destruction (religious) by the beast and 10 kings (horns).

Revelation 18:1-24

Babylon destroyed (commercial system). The Lord God judges her.

Revelation 19:1-5

Note hallelujahs rare in the N.T.Reserved for Babylon's destruction, concluding in 1 for the Lord our God, related to the marraige supper of the Lamb. The false corrupt woman removed to make way for the Lamb's wife.


See most references to Babylon in Gen.11:9, and the final fall of Babylon in Rev.18&19.

Isaiah 21:9 (P)

Genesis 11:9

Revelation 18:1-24

Revelation 19:1-5


Destruction of Babylon politically and commercially. Note when the Medes and Persians took over in 539 BC they did not destroy the city, but it gradually diminished. Saddaam Hussein put in great effort to rebuild some areas. See links below.

Isaiah 21:9

Genesis 11:9

Overview of Babylon.

Isaiah 13:1-22

Note comments in JND synopsis vol.2 about Isaiah 13 pgs.220.221(see footnote pg.221.)

Jeremiah 50:39-40

Jeremiah 51:8

Revelation 16:19

Revelation 17:1-6

Revelation 18:1-24 (P)

Note Isaiah 13:9-16 may well look to this future day of destruction.

JND v5, pp62-69

JND Collected writings.

JND v2, pp245-248

JND Collected writing. Notes on the Revelation.