From Dan is heard the snorting of horses. At the sound of the neighing of mighty steeds,a the whole land quakes. They come to devour the land and everything in it, the city and all its residents.
Indeed, I am about to send snakes among you, poisonous vipersb that cannot be charmed.c They will bite you. [This is] the Lord's declaration.
My joy has flown away; grief has settled on me. My heart is sick.
Listen-the cry of my deard people from a far away land: Is the Lord no longer in Zion,e her King not in her midst? Why have they provoked Me to anger with their graven images, with their worthless foreign idols?f20
Harvest has passed, summer has ended, but we have not been saved.
I am broken by the brokenness of my dearg people.h I mourn; horror has taken hold of me.
Is there no balmi in Gilead? Is there no physician there? So why has the healing of my dearj people not come about?