Babylon would be attacked by the Medes

Bible passage: Isaiah 13:17
Prophet: Isaiah
Written: Between 701-681 BC

In Isaiah 13:17, the prophet said the Medes would attack Babylon. This happened about 150 years after Isaiah is believed to have delivered this prophecy. The Medes joined the Persians and conquered Babylon in about 539 BC.

- Research and commentary is based on the book 100 Prophecies. © Ray Konig and AboutBibleProphecy.com.

Here is Isaiah 13:17:

See, I will stir up against them the Medes, who do not care for silver and have no delight in gold.

(New International Version translation)