I praise you constantly and speak of your splendor all day long. 1
They will strip your clothes off you and take away your beautiful jewelry.
Now, our God, we give thanks to you and praise your majestic name!
Then I said, 1 “Look up, Jerusalem, 2 and see the enemy 3 that is coming from the north. Where now is the flock of people that were entrusted to your care? 4 Where now are the ‘sheep’ that you take such pride in? 5
You also took your beautiful jewelry, made of my gold and my silver I had given to you, and made for yourself male images and engaged in prostitution 1 with them.
I will give you into their hands and they will destroy your chambers and tear down your pavilions. They will strip you of your clothing and take your beautiful jewelry and leave you naked and bare.
She said, “I will indeed go with you. But you will not gain fame 1 on the expedition you are undertaking, 2 for the Lord will turn Sisera over to a woman.” 3 Deborah got up and went with Barak to Kedesh.
Wake up! Wake up! Clothe yourself with strength, O Zion! Put on your beautiful clothes, O Jerusalem, 1 holy city! For uncircumcised and unclean pagans will no longer invade you.