51 50 "You that have escaped from the sword,
go, stand not still!
Remember Yahweh from afar,
and let Jerusalem come into your mind:
51 51 'We are put to shame, for we have heard reproach;
dishonour has covered our face,
for aliens have come
into the holy places of Yahweh's house.'
51 52 "Therefore, behold, the days are coming, says Yahweh,
when I will execute judgment upon her images,
and through all her land
the wounded shall groan.
51 53 Though Babylon should mount up to heaven,
and though she should fortify her strong height,
yet destroyers would come from me upon her,