They say to a wooden idol,
They have turned away from me instead of turning to me.
Oh, how shattered Moab will be! Oh, how her people will wail! Oh, how she will turn away
and said, “If now I have found favor in your sight, O Lord, let my Lord
for I know about your rebellion and stubbornness.
The Israelites are unable to stand before their enemies; they retreat because they have become subject to annihilation.
Now, don’t be stubborn
They refused to obey and did not recall your miracles that you had performed among them. Instead, they rebelled and appointed a leader to return to their bondage in Egypt.
And you solemnly admonished them in order to return them to your law, but they behaved presumptuously and did not obey your commandments. They sinned against your ordinances – those by which an individual, if he obeys them,
“The Lord God of Israel who rules over all