I will set my face against you. You will be struck down before your enemies, those who hate you will rule over you, and you will flee when there is no one pursuing you.
For who concedes you any superiority? What do you have that you did not receive? And if you received it, why do you boast as though you did not?
Then I brought you to the land of the Amorites who lived east of the Jordan. They fought with you, but I handed them over to you; you conquered
If you refrain from making a vow, it will not be sinful.
“Now, you priests, this commandment is for you.
They will lend to you but you will not lend to them; they will become the head and you will become the tail!
He will infect you with all the diseases of Egypt
You will pray to him and he will hear you, and you will fulfill your vows to him.
Would you indeed annul
You were blameless in your behavior
For indeed, I am on your side;
And you, Capernaum,
No, I tell you! But unless you repent
And in their prayers on your behalf they long for you because of the extraordinary grace God has shown to you.
What you know,
He would certainly rebuke
But I trust in you, O Lord! I declare, “You are my God!”
For you hate instruction and reject my words.