O shining star, son of the morning!
You have been thrown down to the earth,
you who destroyed the nations of the world.
‘I will ascend to heaven and set my throne above God’s stars.
I will preside on the mountain of the gods
far away in the north.*
and be like the Most High.’
down to its lowest depths.
‘Can this be the one who shook the earth
and made the kingdoms of the world tremble?
and made it into a wasteland?
Is this the king who demolished the world’s greatest cities
and had no mercy on his prisoners?’
14:13 Or on the heights of Zaphon.