18 For 1who among them has stood in the council of the LORD to see and to hear his word, or who has paid attention to his word and listened?
19 2Behold, the storm of the LORD! Wrath has gone forth, 3a whirling tempest; it will burst upon the head of the wicked.
20 4The anger of the LORD will not turn back until he has executed and 5accomplished the intents of his heart. 6In the latter days you will understand it clearly.
21 7"I did not send the prophets, yet they ran; I did not speak to them, yet they prophesied.
22 8But if they had stood in my council, then they would have proclaimed my words to my people, 9and they would have turned them from their evil way, and 10from the evil of their deeds.