and all the kings of the north,1 near and far, one after the other--all the kingdoms2 on the face of the earth. And after all of them, the king of Sheshacha3 will drink it too.
"Then tell them, 'This is what the LORD Almighty, the God of Israel, says: Drink, get drunk4 and vomit, and fall to rise no more because of the sword5 I will send among you.'
But if they refuse to take the cup from your hand and drink6, tell them, 'This is what the LORD Almighty says: You must drink it!
See, I am beginning to bring disaster7 on the city that bears my Name,8 and will you indeed go unpunished?9 You will not go unpunished, for I am calling down a sword10 upon all11 who live on the earth,12 declares the LORD Almighty.'
"Now prophesy all these words against them and say to them: " 'The LORD will roar13 from on high; he will thunder14 from his holy dwelling15 and roar mightily against his land. He will shout like those who tread16 the grapes, shout against all who live on the earth.