9 "Yet it was I who destroyed the 1Amorite before * them, Though his 2height was like the height of cedars And he was strong as the oaks; I even destroyed his 3fruit above * and his root below *.
10 "It was I who 4brought you up from the land of Egypt, And I led you in the wilderness 5forty years That you might take possession of the land of the 6Amorite.
11 "Then I 7raised up some of your sons to be prophets And some of your young men to be 8Nazirites. Is this not so, O sons of Israel?" declares the LORD.
12 "But you made the Nazirites drink wine, And you commanded the prophets saying, 'You 9shall not prophesy!'