Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Therefore thus saith the LORD of hosts concerning the prophets; Behold, I will feed them with wormwood, and make them drink the water of gall: for from the prophets of Jerusalem is profaneness gone forth into all the land.
For what are we sitting? gather ye together and we will go into the fortified cities, and we shall be silent there: for Jehovah our God caused us to cease, and he will give us to drink the water of poison, for we sinned against Jehovah.
For this, thus said Jehovah of armies, God of Israel: Behold me causing this people to eat wormwood, and I gave them to drink water of poison.
And they will give my food poison, and for my thirst they will give me vinegar to drink.
He built against me, and he will surround with poison and distress.
They gave him vinegar to drink. (mingled with bile: and having tasted, he would not drink.
And the name of the star is called Wormwood: and the third of the waters is into wormwood; and many of men died of the waters, for they were rendered bitter.
And the priests and the prophets and all the people will hear Jeremiah speaking these words in the house of Jehovah.