Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
When Esau heard his father's words, he wailed loudly and bitterly. He said to his father, "Bless me too, my father!"
These are the twelve tribes of Israel. This is what their father said to them when he blessed them. He gave each of them an appropriate blessing.
However, because I called but you refused to listen, because I stretched out my hand but no one paid attention,
In a year's time you carefree ones will shake with fear, for the grape harvest will fail, and the fruit harvest will not arrive.
Look, my servants will shout for joy as happiness fills their hearts! But you will cry out as sorrow fills your hearts; you will wail because your spirits will be crushed.
For you know that later when he wanted to inherit the blessing, he was rejected, for he found no opportunity for repentance, although he sought the blessing with tears.