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The fall of Babylon

"Then a mighty angel took up a stone like a great millstone and threw it into the sea, saying, "Thus with violence the great city Babylon shall be thrown down, and shall not be found anymore. And in her was found the blood of prophets and saints, and of all who were slain on the earth.” Revelation 18:21,24

We witness two things;

1. The finality of Babylon’s Fall, and
2. God avenging the blood of martyrs on her!

Babylon is fallen because like Sodom and Gomorra the city had become "a dwelling place of demons, a prison for every foul spirit, and a cage for every unclean and hated bird!" vs 2.

all the nations of the earth had  drunk of the wine of the wrath of her fornication, vs 3the kings of the earth had committed fornication with her, andthe merchants of the earth had also become rich through the abundance of her luxury.
Like Lot, the people of God had to walk away from her so that God would punish her; "Come out of her, my people, lest you share in her sins, a…