Isaiah 3:11; Isaiah 5:20; Isaiah 7:15-16; Isaiah 31:2; Isaiah 32:7; Isaiah 33:15; Isaiah 45:7; Isaiah 56:2; Isaiah 59:7; Isaiah 59:15; Isaiah 65:12; Isaiah 66:4
Woe to the wicked! It will go badly with him, For what he deserves will be done to him.
Woe to those who call evil good, and good evil; Who substitute darkness for light and light for darkness; Who substitute bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter!
"He will eat curds and honey at the time He knows enough to refuse evil and choose good.
"For before the boy will know enough to refuse evil and choose good, the land whose two kings you dread will be forsaken.
Yet He also is wise and will bring disaster And does not retract His words, But will arise against the house of evildoers And against the help of the workers of iniquity.
As for a rogue, his weapons are evil; He devises wicked schemes To destroy the afflicted with slander , Even though the needy one speaks what is right.
He who walks righteously and speaks with sincerity, He who rejects unjust gain And shakes his hands so that they hold no bribe; He who stops his ears from hearing about bloodshed And shuts his eyes from looking upon evil;
The One forming light and creating darkness, Causing well-being and creating calamity; I am the LORD who does all these.
"How blessed is the man who does this, And the son of man who takes hold of it; Who keeps from profaning the sabbath, And keeps his hand from doing any evil."
Their feet run to evil, And they hasten to shed innocent blood; Their thoughts are thoughts of iniquity, Devastation and destruction are in their highways.
Yes, truth is lacking; And he who turns aside from evil makes himself a prey. Now the LORD saw, And it was displeasing in His sight that there was no justice.
I will destine you for the sword, And all of you will bow down to the slaughter. Because I called, but you did not answer; I spoke, but you did not hear. And you did evil in My sight And chose that in which I did not delight."
So I will choose their punishments And will bring on them what they dread. Because I called, but no one answered; I spoke, but they did not listen. And they did evil in My sight And chose that in which I did not delight."