"In that day a 1fountain will be opened for the house of David and for the inhabitants of Jerusalem, for 2sin and for 3impurity.
"It will come about in that day," declares the LORD of hosts, "that I will 4cutoff the names of the idols from the land, and they will nolonger be remembered ; and I will alsoremove the 5prophets and the 6uncleanspirit from the land.
"And ifanyonestill7prophesies, then his father and mother who gavebirth to him will say to him, 'You shall 8not live, for you have spoken9falsely in the name of the LORD '; and his 10father and mother who gavebirth to him will pierce him through when he prophesies.
"Also it will come about in that day that the prophets will each be 11ashamed of his vision when he prophesies, and they will not put on a 12hairyrobe in order to deceive ;
but he will say, 'I am 13not a prophet ; I am a tiller of the ground, for a manasold me as a slave in my youth.'
"And one will say to him, 'What are thesewounds14between your barms ?' Then he will say, 'Those with which I was wounded in the house of cmy friends.'
7"Awake, O 15sword, against My 16Shepherd, And against the man, My 17Associate," Declares the LORD of hosts. "18Strike the Shepherd that the sheep may be scattered ; And I will 19turn My handdagainst the little ones.
"It will come about in all the land," Declares the LORD, "That 20twoparts in it will be cutoff and perish ; But the third will be left in it.
"And I will bring the thirdpart through the 21fire, Refine them as silver is refined, And test them as gold is tested. They will 22call on My name, And I will 23answer them; I will say, 'They are 24My people,' And they will say, 'The LORD is my God.' "