Isaiah Chapter 47


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 47:1-15

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 21:9

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.


She boasts in Rev.19:7 "I am not a widow" but Isaiah 47:9 declares the opposite. See most references to Babylon in Gen.11:9.

Isaiah 47:1-15 (P)

Genesis 11:9


She (Babylon) sits a queen and lives luxuriously. She shall be burnt with fire. The kings of the earth will see the smoke of her burning, standing afar off, and will lament, for in one hour is her judgment come. See links below.

Isaiah 47:1-15

Note vs.14 re. burning.

Isaiah 34:8-10

Revelation 17:2,12,16

Revelation 18:7-10 (P)

The smoke of her burning is logical because of the bituminous deposits in that area.

Revelation 18:9,18

Revelation 19:3