Assyria and Bible Prophecy
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King of Assyria

Isaiah 37:21-36

21 Then Isaiah the son of Amoz sent to Hezekiah, saying, "Thus says the LORD God of Israel, 'Because you have prayed to Me against Sennacherib king of Assyria,

22 this is the word which the LORD has spoken concerning him: "The virgin, the daughter of Zion, Has despised you, laughed you to scorn; The daughter of Jerusalem Has shaken her head behind your back!

23 "Whom have you reproached and blasphemed? Against whom have you raised your voice, And lifted up your eyes on high? Against the Holy One of Israel.

24 By your servants you have reproached the Lord, And said, 'By the multitude of my chariots I have come up to the height of the mountains, To the limits of Lebanon; I will cut down its tall cedars And its choice cypress trees; I will enter its farthest height, To its fruitful forest.

25 I have dug and drunk water, And with the soles of my feet I have dried up All the brooks of defense.'

26 "Did you not hear long ago How I made it, From ancient times that I formed it? Now I have brought it to pass, That you should be For crushing fortified cities into heaps of ruins.

27 Therefore their inhabitants had little power; They were dismayed and confounded; They were as the grass of the field And the green herb, As the grass on the housetops And grain blighted before it is grown.

28 "But I know your dwelling place, Your going out and your coming in, And your rage against Me.

29 Because your rage against Me and your tumult Have come up to My ears, Therefore I will put My hook in your nose And My bridle in your lips, And I will turn you back By the way which you came."'

30 "This shall be a sign to you: You shall eat this year such as grows of itself, And the second year what springs from the same; Also in the third year sow and reap, Plant vineyards and eat the fruit of them.

31 And the remnant who have escaped of the house of Judah Shall again take root downward, And bear fruit upward.

32 For out of Jerusalem shall go a remnant, And those who escape from Mount Zion. The zeal of the LORD of hosts will do this.

33 "Therefore thus says the LORD concerning the king of Assyria: 'He shall not come into this city, Nor shoot an arrow there, Nor come before it with shield, Nor build a siege mound against it.

34 By the way that he came, By the same shall he return; And he shall not come into this city,' Says the LORD.

35 'For I will defend this city, to save it For My own sake and for My servant David's sake.'"

36 Then the angel of the LORD went out, and killed in the camp of the Assyrians one hundred and eighty-five thousand; and when people arose early in the morning, there were the corpses -- all dead.

37 So Sennacherib king of Assyria departed and went away, returned home, and remained at Nineveh.

38 Now it came to pass, as he was worshiping in the house of Nisroch his god, that his sons Adrammelech and Sharezer struck him down with the sword; and they escaped into the land of Ararat. Then Esarhaddon his son reigned in his place.

 

? The miracle of the Angel of the Lord destroying the army of Assyria was truly one of the most powerful miracles of the entire Bible. It is recorded 3 times in the Old Testament (Isaiah 37; 2 Kings 18-19; and 2 Chronicles 32).

? In one night the Angel of the Lord slew the entire Assyrian army (701 B.C.).

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Assyria and Bible Prophecy

Assyria and Bible Prophecy Woe Unto Nineveh God will Summon Assyria to Destroy Israel God will Call the Assyrians to Conquer Judah Assyria will Plunder Damascus and Samaria Israel will be Taken Captive to Assyria Assyria will Take Egypt and Ethiopia as Prisoners God will Punish Assyria's Arrogance God will Break Assyria in Judah God will Destroy Assyria with His Voice God's Sword will Devour Assyria God will Defend Jerusalem from Assyria Forty Days and Nineveh will be Overthrown Nineveh will be Ultimately Cut Down Nineveh will be Made Desolate Nineveh will be Made Naked God will make Assyria a Desolation The Pride of Assyria will be Brought Down Assyrians will Accept Jesus

"Woe to Assyria, the rod of My anger And the staff in whose hand is My indignation. I will send him against an ungodly nation, And against the people of My wrath I will give him charge, To seize the spoil, to take the prey, And to tread them down like the mire of the streets. Yet he does not mean so, Nor does his heart think so; But it is in his heart to destroy, And cut off not a few nations." - Isaiah 10:5-7
 

Introduction

Overview

Assyria - God's Plunderers Isaiah 10:5-6

Assyria will Strip the Land of Judah Isaiah 7:17-25

Assyria Will Plunder Israel Isaiah 8:1-10

Assyria Judged Because of Pride Isaiah 10:5-34

Assyria Will Be Broken In the Holy Land Isaiah 14:24-28

Assyria Will Hear the Gospel Isaiah 19:23-25

Assyria Will Conquer Egypt Isaiah 20:1-6

Assyria Will Be Punished by God Isaiah 30:27-33

Assyria's Fall Will Not Be By Human Hands Isaiah 31:8-9

God Will Protect Jerusalem From Assyria Isaiah 37:21-36

Northern Kingdoms Will Attack Jerusalem Jeremiah 1:15

Jonah's Message to Nineveh Jonah 3:1-4

Nineveh Will Be Utterly Cut Off Nahum 1:1-15

Nineveh Will Be Laid Waste Nahum 2:1-13

Nineveh Will Be Stripped Naked Nahum 3:1-19

Assyria Will Be Made a Desolation Zephaniah 2:13-15

Assyria's Pride Will Be Brought Down Zechariah 10:11

Prophecies of the Captivity of Israel Hosea 8-9

When Your Enemies Are The Size Of Assyria - A Heart Message

 

Woe Unto Nineveh
God will Summon Assyria to Destroy Israel
God will Call the Assyrians to Conquer Judah
Assyria will Plunder Damascus and Samaria
Israel will be Taken Captive to Assyria
Assyria will Take Egypt and Ethiopia as Prisoners
God will Punish Assyria's Arrogance
God will Break Assyria in Judah
God will Destroy Assyria with His Voice
God's Sword will Devour Assyria
God will Defend Jerusalem from Assyria
Forty Days and Nineveh will be Overthrown
Nineveh will be Ultimately Cut Down
Nineveh will be Made Desolate
Nineveh will be Made Naked
God will make Assyria a Desolation
The Pride of Assyria will be Brought Down
Assyrians will Accept Jesus

 

Charts and Information

List of Kings

List of the Kings of Assyria

Map of the Assyrian Empire

Map of Assyria in the Ancient Near East

Historical Writings

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Timeline of Events 

 


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