Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now therefore be ye not scoffers, lest your bonds be made strong; for a decree of destruction have I heard from the Lord, Jehovah of hosts, upon the whole earth.
Hear the word of Jehovah, ye rulers of Sodom; give ear unto the law of our God, ye people of Gomorrah.
In mine ears'saith Jehovah of hosts, Of a truth many houses shall be desolate, even great and fair, without inhabitant.
For the terrible one is brought to nought, and the scoffer ceaseth, and all they that watch for iniquity are cut off;
How long, ye simple ones, will ye love simplicity? And scoffers delight them in scoffing, And fools hate knowledge?
Surely he scoffeth at the scoffers; But he giveth grace unto the lowly.
Scoffers set a city in a flame; But wise men turn away wrath.
On the day of our king the princes made themselves sick with the heat of wine; he stretched out his hand with scoffers.
Behold, ye despisers, and wonder, and perish; For I work a work in your days, A work which ye shall in no wise believe, if one declare it unto you.