5 The earth is defiled by its people; they have disobeyed the laws, violated the statutes and broken the everlasting covenant.

Read Isaiah 24:5 Using Other Translations

The earth also is defiled under the inhabitants thereof; because they have transgressed the laws, changed the ordinance, broken the everlasting covenant.
The earth lies defiled under its inhabitants; for they have transgressed the laws, violated the statutes, broken the everlasting covenant.
The earth suffers for the sins of its people, for they have twisted God’s instructions, violated his laws, and broken his everlasting covenant.