God had things to say to the surrounding nations of Israel in Isaiah’s day. First up was Moab, the people of King David’s great grandmother, Ruth. The arrogance of the Moabite people became intolerable to God and Isaiah announces that in three years they would be judged. However, the territory were Moab was, which is in modern day Jordan’s kingdom, will be a place of refuge for Jews fleeing the genocide pogrom of Antichrist. Finally, the fate and doom of Damascus and the Northern kingdom of Israel are announced.