Isaiah 14 and Habakkuk 2: Two Taunt Songs Against the Same Tyrant?

The Babylonian king of Isaiah 14 and the proud one of Habakkuk 2 exhibit multiple similarities. In light of the historical record and related visions, this study contends that Isaiah 14 and Habakkuk 2 depict the same end-time monarch. In both oracles, recently liberated saints sing a taunt song about their recently fallen foe, as they reflect upon the tribulation period which they have just survived.

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