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Therefore hear now this, thou that art given to pleasures, that dwellest carelessly, that sayest in thine heart, I am, and none else beside me; I shall not sit as a widow, neither shall I know the loss of children:
My heart flutters. Horror has frightened me. The twilight that I desired has been turned into trembling to me.
And in that day the Lord, LORD of hosts, called for weeping, and for mourning, and for baldness, and for girding with sackcloth.
Rise up, ye women who are at ease. Hear my voice, ye careless daughters. Give ear to my speech.
Then the five men departed, and came to Laish, and saw the people that were in it, how they dwelt in security, according to the manner of the Sidonians, quiet and secure, for there was none in the land possessing authority, that mi
Because ye are glad, because ye rejoice, O ye who plunder my heritage, because ye are wanton as a heifer that treads out [the grain], and neigh as strong horses,
Belshazzar the king made a great feast for a thousand of his lords, and drank wine before the thousand.
This is the joyous city that dwelt carelessly, that said in her heart, I am, and there is none besides me. How she has become a desolation, a place for beasts to lie down in! Everyone who passes by her shall hiss, and wag his hand.
Because all the nations have drunk from the wine of the wrath of her fornication. And the kings of the earth fornicated with her, and the merchants of the earth became rich from the power of her wantonness.
I shall not
His ways are profane at all times. Thy judgments are far above out of his sight. As for all his adversaries, he puffs at them.
For entangled like thorns, and drunken as with their drink, they are consumed utterly as dry stubble.
And he said, I will do this. I will dismantle my barns, and I will build greater, and there I will store all my grain and my goods.
They ate, they drank, they married, they were given in marriage, until the day that Noah entered into the ark, and the flood came and destroyed them all.
In an amount she glorified herself and lived wantonly, give her so much torment and grief, because she says in her heart, I sit a queen, and am no widow, and will, no, not see grief.
And I will render to Babylon and to all the inhabitants of Chaldea all their evil that they have done in Zion in your sight, says LORD.
And I am very greatly displeased with the nations that are at ease. For I was but a little displeased, and they helped forward the affliction.
But now ye boast in your arrogance. All such boasting is evil.