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Jeremiah 51:44-58

44. And I will punish Bel in BABYLON, and I will bring forth out of his mouth that which he hath swallowed up: and the nations shall not flow together any more unto him: yea, the wall of BABYLON shall fall.

45. My people, go ye out of the midst of her, and deliver ye every man his soul from the fierce anger of the LORD.

46. And lest your heart faint, and ye fear for the rumour that shall be heard in the land; a rumour shall both come one year, and after that in another year shall come a rumour, and violence in the land, ruler against ruler.

47. Therefore, behold, the days come, that I will do judgment upon the graven images of BABYLON: and her whole land shall be confounded, and all her slain shall fall in the midst of her.

48. Then the heaven and the earth, and all that is therein, shall sing for BABYLON: for the spoilers shall come unto her from the north, saith the LORD.

49. As BABYLON hath caused the slain of Israel to fall, so at BABYLON shall fall the slain of all the earth.

50. Ye that have escaped the sword, go away, stand not still: remember the LORD afar off, and let Jerusalem come into your mind.

51. We are confounded, because we have heard reproach: shame hath covered our faces: for strangers are come into the sanctuaries of the LORD'S house.

52. Wherefore, behold, the days come, saith the LORD, that I will do judgment upon her graven images: and through all her land the wounded shall groan.

53. Though BABYLON should mount up to heaven, and though she should fortify the height of her strength, yet from me shall spoilers come unto her, saith the LORD.

54. A sound of a cry cometh from BABYLON, and great destruction from the land of the Chaldeans:

55. Because the LORD hath spoiled BABYLON, and destroyed out of her the great voice; when her waves do roar like great waters, a noise of their voice is uttered:

56. Because the spoiler is come upon her, even upon BABYLON, and her mighty men are taken, every one of their bows is broken: for the LORD God of recompences shall surely requite.

57. And I will make drunk her princes, and her wise men, her captains, and her rulers, and her mighty men: and they shall sleep a perpetual sleep, and not wake, saith the King, whose name is the LORD of hosts.

58. Thus saith the LORD of hosts; The broad walls of BABYLON shall be utterly broken, and her high gates shall be burned with fire; and the people shall labour in vain, and the folk in the fire, and they shall be weary.

Walled - BABYLON-1. CITY OF BABYLON in Naves Topical Bible (Bible History Online)