Hezekiah Reveals the Treasures
In that time [9
of Baladan 6
of Babylonia] letters, and ambassadors, and gifts to Hezekiah; for he heard that he was infirm unto death, and was raised up.
with a great]. And he showed to them the house of the spices, and of the silver, and of the gold, and of the balsam, and of the incenses, and of the perfumed liquid, and all the houses of the items of the treasury, and all as much as was in his treasuries. And there was not one thing
did not 3
to them 1
Hezekiah] in his house.
prophet] to king Hezekiah, and he said to him, What did [2
these men]? And from what place have they come to you? And Hezekiah said, From a land at a distance -- they have come to me from Babylon.
And Isaiah said, What did they see in your house? And Hezekiah said, All the things
in my house they beheld; and there is not anything
in my house which they did not behold; but even the things
in my treasuries.
And Isaiah said to him, Hear the word of the LORD
Behold, days come, and they shall take all the
things in your house; even as much as [2
brought together 1
your fathers] until this day -- [2
it shall come], and not one thing
in any way shall be left behind. [3
that, Also of your children whom you engendered they shall take; and they shall be made castrati in the house of the king of the Babylonians.
And Hezekiah said to Isaiah, [4is
word 3of the LORD
] which you spoke; let there be indeed peace and righteousness in my days!