Bible: Zechariah 9:1-4

The Coming of the True King

9:1 An oracle of the word of the Lord concerning the land of Hadrach, 1  with its focus on Damascus: 2 

The eyes of all humanity, 3  especially of the tribes of Israel, are toward the Lord, 9:2 as are those of Hamath also, which adjoins Damascus, and Tyre 4  and Sidon, 5  though they consider themselves to be very wise. 9:3 Tyre built herself a fortification and piled up silver like dust and gold like the mud of the streets! 9:4 Nevertheless the Lord will evict her and shove her fortifications 6  into the sea – she will be consumed by fire.

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