with curds and milk from herd and flock and with fattened lambs and goats, with choice rams of Bashan1 and the finest kernels of wheat.2 You drank the foaming blood of the grape.315
Jeshuruna4 grew fat5 and kicked; filled with food, he became heavy and sleek. He abandoned6 the God who made him and rejected the Rock7 his Savior.
They made him jealous8 with their foreign gods and angered9 him with their detestable idols.
They sacrificed10 to demons,11 which are not God-- gods they had not known,12 gods that recently appeared,13 gods your fathers did not fear.
You deserted the Rock, who fathered you; you forgot14 the God who gave you birth.
The LORD saw this and rejected them15 because he was angered by his sons and daughters.1620
"I will hide my face17 from them," he said, "and see what their end will be; for they are a perverse generation,18 children who are unfaithful.1921
They made me jealous20 by what is no god and angered me with their worthless idols.21 I will make them envious by those who are not a people; I will make them angry by a nation that has no understanding.2222
For a fire has been kindled by my wrath,23 one that burns to the realm of deathb below.24 It will devour25 the earth and its harvests26 and set afire the foundations of the mountains.2723
"I will heap calamities28 upon them and spend my arrows29 against them.
I will send wasting famine30 against them, consuming pestilence31 and deadly plague;32 I will send against them the fangs of wild beasts,33 the venom of vipers34 that glide in the dust.35