Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Moab hath been at ease from his youth, and he hath settled on his lees, and hath not been emptied from vessel to vessel, neither hath he gone into captivity: therefore his taste remained in him, and his scent is not changed.
God will hear, and answer them, Even he that abideth of old, Selah The men who have no changes, And who fear not God.
For there are no pangs in their death; But their strength is firm.
Our soul is exceedingly filled With the scoffing of those that are at ease, And with the contempt of the proud.
For the backsliding of the simple shall slay them, And the careless ease of fools shall destroy them.
And in this mountain will Jehovah of hosts make unto all peoples a feast of fat things, a feast of wines on the lees, of fat things full of marrow, of wines on the lees well refined.
And it shall come to pass at that time, that I will search Jerusalem with lamps; and I will punish the men that are settled on their lees, that say in their heart, Jehovah will not do good, neither will he do evil.
Nebuchadrezzar the king of Babylon hath devoured me, he hath crushed me, he hath made me an empty vessel, he hath, like a monster, swallowed me up, he hath filled his maw with my delicacies; he hath cast me out.
The earth shall be utterly emptied, and utterly laid waste; for Jehovah hath spoken this word.
For Jehovah restoreth the excellency of Jacob, as the excellency of Israel; for the emptiers have emptied them out, and destroyed their vine-branches.
And I am very sore displeased with the nations that are at ease; for I was but a little displeased, and they helped forward the affliction.