Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The field is wasted, the land mourneth; for the corn is wasted: the new wine is dried up, the oil languisheth.
The kernels died beneath the clods, the treasures were laid waste, the garners were pulled down, for the grain was dried up.
And your strength shall be exhausted to no purpose: and your land shall not give its produce, and the tree of the land shall not give its fruit
Being emptied, the land shall be emptied: and being plundered, it shall be plundered: for Jehovah spake this word.
How long shall the land mourn, and the herbage of every field dry up from the evil of those dwelling in it the earth perished, and the birds; for they said, He shall not see our last Part
Judah mourned and her gates languished; they were darkened to the earth, and the outcry of Jerusalem went up.
For this the land shall mourn, and every one in it languished with the beasts of the field and with the fowls of the heavens; and also the fish of the sea shall be taken away.
Awake, ye intoxicated, and weep; and wail, all ye drinking wine, on account of the new wine, for it was cut off from your mouth.
An outcry for wine in the streets; all joy grew dark, the exulting of the earth was carried into exile.
And joy and gladness was taken away from Carmel, and from the land of Moab; and I caused wine to cease from the wine vats: they shall not tread the shout of joy; the shout of joy, not the shout of joy.
The threshing-floor and the winepress shall not feed them, and the new wine shall fail in her.
And I will call the drought upon the land, and upon the mountains, and upon the grain, and upon the new wine and upon the new oil, and upon what the earth shall bring forth, and upon man and upon cattle, and upon all the labor of the hands.