Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
He summons the heavens above, as well as the earth, so that he might judge his people.
Against you -- you above all -- I have sinned; I have done what is evil in your sight. So you are just when you confront me; you are right when you condemn me.
Now listen to what the Lord has to say, you descendants of Jacob, all you family groups from the nation of Israel.
Hear the Lord's accusation, you mountains, you enduring foundations of the earth! For the Lord has a case against his people; he has a dispute with Israel!
Now when the owner of the vineyard comes, what will he do to those tenants?"
What then will the owner of the vineyard do? He will come and destroy those tenants and give the vineyard to others.
So they threw him out of the vineyard and killed him. What then will the owner of the vineyard do to them?
But because of your stubbornness and your unrepentant heart, you are storing up wrath for yourselves in the day of wrath, when God's righteous judgment is revealed!
Absolutely not! Let God be proven true, and every human being shown up as a liar, just as it is written: "so that you will be justified in your words and will prevail when you are judged."
"Therefore, this is what the sovereign Lord says: Like the wood of the vine is among the trees of the forest which I have provided as fuel for the fire -- so I will provide the residents of Jerusalem as fuel.