And that is what they did. They had sex with Oholah and Oholibah, these shameless prostitutes.
But righteous people will judge these sister cities for what they really are—adulterers and murderers.
“Now this is what the Sovereign says: Bring an army against them and hand them over to be terrorized and plundered.
For their enemies will stone them and kill them with swords. They will butcher their sons and daughters and burn their homes.
In this way, I will put an end to lewdness and idolatry in the land, and my judgment will be a warning to all women not to follow your wicked example.
You will be fully repaid for all your prostitution—your worship of idols. Yes, you will suffer the full penalty. Then you will know that I am the Sovereign .”