whose day has come, the time of final punishment,
21:29 while seeing false visions for you
and reading lying omens for you 2 –
whose day has come,
the time of final punishment.
1 tn This probably refers to King Zedekiah.
2 tn Heb “in the seeing concerning you falsehood, in divining concerning you a lie.” This probably refers to the attempts of the Ammonites to ward off judgment through prophetic visions and divination.
4 sn The second half of the verse appears to state that the sword of judgment would fall upon the wicked, despite their efforts to prevent it.