And to this people was a heart turning aside and perverse, and they turned aside and departed.
They are all turning aside, degenerate shoots, going about tale-bearing: brass and iron, they are destroyers all of them.
If there shall be to a man a son stubborn and rebellious, he not hearing to the voice of his father and to the voice of his mother, and they chastised him, and he will not hear to them:
Forty years I shall loathe to the generation, and saying, A people they wandering in heart, and they knew not my ways:
For what shall ye be yet struck? will ye add apostasy? every head for sickness, and every heart sick
I will go for myself to the great ones, and I will speak to them; for they knew the way of Jehovah, the judgment of their God: surely they together broke the yoke and tore away the bonds.
They will eat up the sin of my people, and they will lift up their soul to their iniquity.
And my people are bent to turning away from me: and they will call together to the Most High; he will not exalt them.