Were the nations whom my ancestors destroyed – the nations of Gozan, Haran, Rezeph, and the people of Eden in Telassar – rescued by their gods?
They have burned the gods of the nations,
But they did not obey,
But the Lord was unwilling to destroy David’s dynasty
But Manasseh misled the people of
They come from a distant land, from the horizon.
Were the nations whom my predecessors
Look, I create the craftsman, who fans the coals into a fire and forges a weapon.
And I will smash them like wine bottles against one another, children and parents alike.
“I looked for a man from among them who would repair the wall and stand in the gap before me on behalf of the land, so that I would not destroy it, but I found no one.
I will destroy all its cattle beside the plentiful waters; and no human foot will disturb
You stumble day and night, and the false prophets stumble with you; You have destroyed your own people!
I cannot carry out
The thief comes only to steal and kill
They were only hearing, “The one who once persecuted us is now proclaiming the good news
“I will punish them in four different ways: I will have war kill them. I will have dogs drag off their dead bodies. I will have birds and wild beasts devour and destroy their corpses.
ח (Khet) The Lord was determined to tear down Daughter Zion’s wall. He prepared to knock it down;
His power will be great, but it will not be by his strength alone. He will cause terrible destruction.
He sent swarms of biting insects against them,