Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Although the fig tree shall not blossom, neither shall fruit be in the vines; the labour of the olive shall fail, and the fields shall yield no meat; the flock shall be cut off from the fold, and there shall be no herd in the stalls:
And it being, if thou shalt not hear to the voice of Jehovah thy God, to watch to do all his commands and his laws which I command thee this day; and all these curses came upon thee, and overtook thee:
Judah mourned and her gates languished; they were darkened to the earth, and the outcry of Jerusalem went up.
The field was laid waste, the land mourned; for the grain was laid waste, the new wine was dried up, the new oil languished.
And also I gave to you cleanness of teeth in all your cities, and want of bread in all your places: and ye turned not back even to me, says Jehovah.
Who were ye coming to the heap of twenty and it was ten? coming to the wine-vat to draw fifty of the wine-press, and there was twenty?
The straits of my heart were enlarged: bring me out from my distresses.
In the multitude of my thoughts in my midst thy consolations will delight my soul.
And joy and gladness was taken away from Carmel, and in the vineyards there shall be no shout for joy, there shall be no cry with a loud voice: and he treading shall not tread out wine in the wine-vat: I caused the vintage shout to cease.
And there shall not be to Egypt a work which shall make head and tail, branch and reed.
And Mary said, My soul magnifies the Lord.