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Jerusalem`s Enemies To Be Destroyed...
The message of the word of YHWH against Yisra`el. YHWH, stretching out the heavens, and laying the foundation of the earth, and forming the spirit of man within him, declares,
'See, I am making Yerushalayim a cup of reeling to all the people all around, and also against Yehudah it is in the siege against Yerushalayim.
'And in that day it shall be that I make Yerushalayim a very heavy stone for all peoples - all lifting it are severely injured. And all the nations of the earth shall be gathered against it.
'In that day,' declares YHWH, 'I smite every horse with bewilderment and its rider with madness. And on the house of Yehudah I open My eyes, but every horse of the peoples I smite with blindness.
'And the leaders of Yehudah shall say in their heart, 'The inhabitants of Yerushalayim are a strength to me, through YHWH of hosts, their Elohim.'
'In that day I make the leaders of Yehudah like a fire pot among trees, and like a torch of fire in the sheaves. And they shall consume all the peoples all around, on the right and on the left. And Yerushalayim shall dwell again in her own place, in Yerushalayim.
'And YHWH shall save the tents of Yehudah first, so that the comeliness of the house of Dawid and the comeliness of the inhabitants of Yerushalayim would not become greater than that of Yehudah.
'In that day YHWH shall shield the inhabitants of Yerushalayim. And the feeble among them in that day shall be like Dawid, and the house of Dawid like Elohim, like the Messenger of YHWH before them!
'And it shall be in that day that I seek to destroy all the gentiles that come against Yerushalayim.
Mourning for the One They Pierced...
`And I shall pour on the house of Dawid and on the inhabitants of Yerushalayim a spirit of favour and prayers. And they shall look on Me whom they pierced, and they shall mourn for Him as one mourns for his only son. And they shall be in bitterness over Him as a bitterness over the first-born.
'In that day the mourning in Yerushalayim is going to be great, like the mourning at Hadad Rimmon in the valley of Megiddo.
'And the land shall mourn, every clan by itself: the clan of the house of Dawid by itself, and their women by themselves; the clan of the house of Nathan by itself, and their women by themselves;
the clan of the house of Lewi by itself, and their women by themselves; the clan of Shim'i by itself, and their women by themselves;
all the rest of the clans, every clan by itself, and their women by themselves.