2 Esdras 15:43-44

The Destruction of Babylon

2 Esdras 15:43: “And they” [The clouds] “shall go stedfastly unto Babylon, and make her afraid.”

2 Esdras 15:44: “They” [The clouds] “shall come to her,” [Babylon] “and besiege her,” [Babylon] “the star" [Christ] "and all wrath shall they" [Christ, the angels and the 144,000] "pour out upon her:" [Babylon] "then shall the dust and smoke go up unto the heaven, and all they” [The people alive on earth] “that be about her” [Babylon] “shall bewail her.”

Isaiah 34:8-10

Isaiah 34:8: "For it is the day of the LORD's vengeance, and the year of recompences for the controversy of Zion."

Isaiah 34:9: "And the streams thereof shall be turned into pitch, and the dust thereof into brimstone, and the land thereof shall become burning pitch."

Isaiah 34:10: "It shall not be quenched night nor day; the smoke thereof shall go up for ever: from generation to generation it shall lie waste; none shall pass through it for ever and ever."