who say, Let him make speed, let him hasten his work, that we may see it. And let the counsel of the Holy One of Israel draw near and come, that we may know it!
Son of man, what is this proverb that ye have in the land of Israel, saying, The days are prolonged, and every vision fails?
You get out of the way. Turn aside out of the path. Cause the Holy One of Israel to cease from before us.
Hear the word of LORD, ye who tremble at his word: Your brothers who hate you, who cast you out for my name's sake, have said, Let LORD be glorified, that we may see your joy. But it is those who shall be put to shame.
They have denied LORD, and said, It is not he. Neither shall evil come upon us, nor shall we see sword nor famine.
For who has stood in the council of LORD, that he should perceive and hear his word? Who has marked my word, and heard it?
And the burden of LORD ye shall mention no more, for every man's own word shall be his burden. For ye have perverted the words of the living God, of LORD of hosts our God.
Son of man, behold, those of the house of Israel say, The vision that he sees is for many day to come, and he prophesies of times that are far off.
Woe to you who desire the day of LORD! Why would ye have the day of LORD? It is darkness, and not light.
Knowing this first, that there will come at the end of the days, scoffers, proceeding according to their own desires,