both your iniquities 10and your fathers' iniquities together, says the LORD; 11because they made offerings on the mountains 12and insulted me on the hills, I will measure into their bosom payment for their former deeds."b
I will destine you to the sword, and all of you shall bow down to the slaughter, 23because, when I called, you did not answer; when I spoke, you did not listen, 24but you did what was evil in my eyes and chose what I did not delight in."
Therefore thus says the Lord GOD: "Behold, 25my servants shall eat, but you shall be hungry; behold, my servants shall drink, but you shall be thirsty; behold, my servants shall rejoice, but you shall be put to shame;
So that he who 30blesses himself in the land shall bless himself by 31the God of truth, and he who takes an oath in the land shall swear by 32the God of truth; 33because the former troubles are forgotten and are hidden from my eyes.
No more shall there be in it an infant who lives but a few days, or an old man who does not fill out his days, for 38the young man shall die a hundred years old, and 39the sinner a hundred years old shall be accursed.
2241They shall not build and another inhabit; they shall not plant and another eat; 42for like the days of a tree shall the days of my people be, and my chosen shall long enjoyc the work of their hands.