Behold, they say to me, Where is the word of LORD? Let it come now.
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!
O LORD, thou have persuaded me, and I was persuaded. Thou are stronger than I, and have prevailed. I have become a laughing-stock all the day; everyone mocks me.
Son of man, what is this proverb that ye have in the land of Israel, saying, The days are prolonged, and every vision fails?
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,