"Therefore I will give their wives to others, Their fields to new owners ; Because from the least even to the greatest Everyone is greedy for gain ; From the prophet even to the priest Everyone practices deceit.
'For behold, days are coming,' declares the LORD, 'when I will restore the fortunes of My people Israel and Judah.' The LORD says, 'I will also bring them back to the land that I gave to their forefathers and they shall possess it.' "
'They came in and took possession of it, but they did not obey Your voice or walk in Your law ; they have done nothing of all that You commanded them to do ; therefore You have made all this calamity come upon them.
Concerning the sons of Ammon. Thus says the LORD : "Does Israel have no sons ? Or has he no heirs ? Why then has Malcam taken possession of Gad And his people settled in its cities ?
"Therefore behold, the days are coming," declares the LORD, "That I will cause a trumpet blast of war to be heard Against Rabbah of the sons of Ammon ; And it will become a desolate heap, And her towns will be set on fire. Then Israel will take possession of his possessors," Says the LORD.