Prophecies that foretold of the persecution of Israel

Many people today are aware of the Holocaust in which Nazi persecution led to the deaths of 6 million Jews. But Jews have endured intense persecutions for centuries before that. During the first and second centuries of this era, the Romans killed as many as 1.8 million Jews. And, the ancient destructions of Israel by the Assyrians and Babylonians nearly destroyed the people and country of Israel.

Below are some Biblical prophecies that foretold of the persecutions of the people of Israel. The copyrighted commentaries are based on research from the book, 100 Prophecies.

Isaiah 49:13-17
God will never forget the children of Israel

Jeremiah 32:36-37
The Jews would survive Babylonian rule and return home

Leviticus 26:32-33
Enemies would move into the land of Israel