in that day he shall swear, saying, "I will not be a healer, for in my house is neither bread nor clothing: Make me not a ruler of the people!"
For Jerusalem is ruined, and Judah is fallen, because their tongue and their doings are against the LORD, to provoke the eyes of His glory.
The show of their countenance doth witness against them, and they declare their sin as Sodom; they hide it not. Woe unto their soul! For they have rewarded evil unto themselves.
Say ye to the righteous that it shall be well with them, for they shall eat the fruits of their doings.
Woe unto the wicked! It shall be ill with him, for the reward of his hands shall be given him.
As for My people, children are their oppressors, and women rule over them! O My people, they that lead thee cause thee to err, and destroy the way of thy paths.
The LORD standeth up to plead and standeth to judge the people.
The LORD will enter into judgment with the elders of His people and the princes thereof: "For ye have eaten up the vineyard, and the spoil of the poor is in your houses.
What mean ye that ye beat My people to pieces and grind the faces of the poor?" saith the Lord GOD of hosts.
Moreover the LORD saith: "Because the daughters of Zion are haughty, and walk with stretched forth necks and wanton eyes, walking and mincing as they go, and making a tinkling with their feet,
therefore the Lord will smite with a scab the crown of the head of the daughters of Zion, and the LORD will uncover their secret parts."