9Whatever you 1deviseagainst the LORD, He will make a 2completeend of it. Distress will not rise up twice.
10Liketangled3thorns, And like those who are 4drunken with their drink, They are 5consumed As stubblecompletelywithered.
From you has goneforth One who 6plottedevilagainst the LORD, A a7wickedcounselor.
12Thussays the LORD, "Though they are at full strength and likewisemany, Even so, they will be 8cutoff and passaway. Though I have afflicted you, I will afflict you 9nolonger.
"So now, I will 10break his yokebar from upon you, And I will tearoff your shackles."
The LORD has issued a commandconcerningbyou: "cYour name will 11nolonger be perpetuated. I will cutoffd12idol and eimage From the house of your gods. I will prepare your 13grave, For you are contemptible."
15fBehold, 14on the mountains the feet of him who brings good news, Who announcespeace! 15Celebrate your feasts, O Judah; Pay your vows. For 16neveragain will the gwicked one pass through you; He is 17cutoffcompletely.