Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And there is none that calleth upon thy name, that stirreth up himself to take hold of thee: for thou hast hid thy face from us, and hast consumed us, because of our iniquities.
Wherefore, I came, and no man? I called and none answered. Being short, was my hand shortened from redeeming? and if not power in me to deliver behold, in my rebuke I will dry up the sea; I will set the rivers a desert: their fish shall stink from no water, and they shall die with thirst
And he will see that not a man, and he will be astonished that none was supplicating: and his arm will save for him, and his justice it upheld him.
Did not the workers of vanity know? eating my people they ate bread; they called not Jehovah.
And I sought from them a man to wall in the wall, and to stand in the breach before my face for the land, not to destroy it: and I found not
They were all hot as a furnace, and they consumed their judges; all their kings fell: none among them calling to me.
Or he shall lay hold upon my strength, he shall make peace to me, he shall make peace to me.
For thus said Jehovah to the eunuchs who shall watch my Sabbaths, and choose in what I delighted, and taking hold upon my covenant;
For the iniquity of his plunder was I angry, and I will smite him: covering myself, and I will be angry, and he went turning away in the way of his heart.
But your iniquities were separating between you and between your God, and your sins caused to hide;the face from you from hearing.
And my anger was kindled against him in that day, and I forsook them, and I hid my face from them, and he was for consuming, and many evils finding him, and afflictions, and he said in that day, Is it not because God is not in the midst of me these evils find us?
And God will see and will reject, From the irritating of his sons and his daughters
I will go and turn back to my place, even till when they shall be guilty, and they sought my face: in straitness to them they will turn to me.
For this, thus said Jehovah of armies, Behold me melting them, and I tried them; for how shall I do for the face of the daughter of my people?
Son of man, the house of Israel became to me for dross: all they brass and alloy, and iron, and lead, in the midst of the furnace; they were drosses of silver.
And cause it to stand upon its coals, empty, so that its brass shall be warm and burning, and its uncleanness was melted in the midst of it; its rust shall be consumed.