Nineveh's army officers would desert

Bible passage: Nahum 3:17
Prophet: Nahum
Written: About 614 BC

In Nahum 3:17, the prophet said Nineveh's army officers would flee rather than fight. Babylonian records claim that Assyrian army members did flee from the battle.

- Research and commentary is based on the book 100 Fulfilled Bible Prophecies. © Ray Konig and

Here is Nahum 3:17:

Your guards are like locusts, your officials like swarms of locusts that settle in the walls on a cold day-- but when the sun appears they fly away, and no one knows where.

(New International Version translation)