6 "I have cut off nations; Their corner towers are in ruins. I have made their streets 1desolate, With no one passing by; Their 2cities are laid waste, Without * a man, 3without * an inhabitant.
7 "I said, 'Surely you will revere Me, 4Accept instruction.' So her dwelling will 5not be cut off According to all that I have appointed concerning her. But they were eager to 6corrupt all their deeds.
8 "Therefore 7wait for Me," declares the LORD, "For the day when I rise up as a witness. Indeed, My decision is to 8gather nations, To assemble kingdoms, To pour out on them My indignation, All My burning anger; For 9all the earth will be devoured By the fire of My zeal.