Woe on Relying upon Egypt
Woe, O children of defectors! Thus says the LORD
, You made counsel, but not through me; and treaties not by my spirit, to add sins upon sins.
The ones going went down into Egypt (but of me they did not ask) to be helped by Pharaoh, and sheltered by the
will be 1
to you 2
by Pharaoh] for shame, and the ones relying upon Egypt for scorn.
In folly they labor over a people who shall not benefit them, neither for help, nor for benefit, but for shame, and scorn.
The Vision of the Four-footed
The vision of the four-footed, of the ones in the wilderness. In the affliction and in the straits are the
lion and [2
lion's]; from there also asps and the
of flying]; the ones who brought upon donkeys and camels of their riches to a nation who shall not benefit them for help, but for shame and scorn.
in vain 4
with emptiness 1
shall benefit 2
you]. Report to them that, [4is
of yours 1
The Calamitous Downfall
Now then while
sitting, write [2
a writing-tablet 1
], and upon a scroll, for [2
shall be 3
of days 1
], and even into the eon.
For a people are resisting persuasion; [2
lying] who were not willing to hear the law of God.
The ones saying to the prophets, Do not announce to us! and to the ones [2
that see], Do not speak to us, but speak to us, and announce to us another addicting delusion,
and turn us from this way! Remove from us this road, and remove from us the oracle of Israel!
On account of this, thus says the LORD
, the holy one of Israel, Because you resisted persuasion to these words, and hoped upon a lie, and that you grumbled, and [2
became] upon this word.
Therefore this will be to you -- this sin will be
as a wall [3
of a fortified] being captured, of which immediately is at hand the calamitous downfall.
And the calamitous downfall of it will be as the
breaking of a receptacle of earthenware of [2
clay vessel 1
a thin], so that there should not be found among them even
a potsherd in which [2coals of
to lift], and with which to whistle up [2
Thus says the
Lord, the LORD
, the holy one of Israel, Whenever turning you should moan, then shall you be delivered. And you shall know where you were when you relied upon the vanities; [3
your strength 2
became], and you did not want to hear.
But you said, Upon horses we shall flee. On account of this you shall flee and say, [2
we will be]; on account of this [5
will be 1
the ones 2
On account of [2
shall flee 3
thousands]; and because of the
voice of five [2
shall flee 1
many] until whenever you should be left behind as a mast upon a mountain, and as a flag borne upon a hill.
God is Merciful
And again [2
will wait 1
God] so as
to pity you. And on account of this he shall be raised up high to show mercy on you, because [4
judge 1the LORD 2
your God 3
is]. Blessed are
all the ones adhering in him.
shall live]. And Jerusalem in weeping wept, saying
, Show mercy on me! He shall show mercy on you. [3
of your cry 1
he perceived] he heeded you.
shall give to you bread of affliction, and [2
scant]. And [4
no longer 5
to you 1
the ones 2
you]. For your eyes shall discover the ones misleading you,
and your ears shall hearken to the words of the ones following
after you, misleading you
. The ones saying, This is
the way, we should go by it, whether right or
And you shall remove the idols being silver plated; and the ones being gilded [2
fine dust 1
you shall make into
]; and you shall winnow as the
water of a woman sitting apart, and [3
you shall thrust 2
Then there will be rain for the seed of your land; and the bread from the produce of your land will be plenteous and lustrous; and [3
shall graze 1
cattle] in that day in
a place fertile and broad-spaced.
Your bulls and oxen working the ground shall eat straw being prepared from barley being winnowed.
And there shall be upon every [2
high], and upon every [2
elevated], water traveling over in that day, whenever [2
should be destroyed 1
many], and whenever [2
shall fall 1
shall be 1
of the 4
moon] as the light of the sun; and the light of the sun will be seven-fold in the day whenever the LORD
should heal the breaking up of his people, and [2
of your calamity 1
Behold, the name the LORD
comes after [2
a long], burning rage with glory. The oracle of his lips is
an oracle [2
of anger 1
full], and the anger of his rage [2
And his breath, as water [2
a ravine 1
being dragged along], shall come unto the neck, and be divided. He shall disturb nations for [2
addiction to a delusion 1
a vain], and [2
shall pursue 3
an addiction to a delusion], and it shall take them according to their face.
you] be glad and enter into my holy places always, as the
ones solemnizing a holiday? and as ones being glad to enter with a pipe, into the mountain of the LORD
, to the God of Israel?
will make 1the LORD
] the glory of his voice; and the rage of his arm he will show with rage and anger. And as
a flame devouring he shall strike with a thunderbolt violently; even as water and hail being carried together by force.
For by the voice of the LORD the
Assyrians shall be vanquished, even by
the calamity in which he should strike them.
And it will be to him round about, from where was to him hope for help, upon whom he relied upon; they with tambourines and harps shall wage war on him from out of revolt.
For you [2
shall be exacted]; not also for you was it prepared to reign? [2
a deep], wood being situated near a fire, and [2
much]; the rage of the LORD
as a ravine [2