" 'I will take away their harvest, declares the LORD. There will be no grapes on the vine.1 There will be no figs2 on the tree, and their leaves will wither.3 What I have given them will be taken4 from them.a ' "
The meaning of the Hebrew for this sentence is uncertain.
"Why are we sitting here? Gather together! Let us flee to the fortified cities5 and perish there! For the LORD our God has doomed us to perish and given us poisoned water6 to drink, because we have sinned7 against him.