Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Remember thou mine affliction and my wandering, the wormwood and the gall.
And she said to them, Call me not Naomi call me Mara; for the Almighty has dealt very bitterly with me.
He suffereth me not to take my breath, for he filleth me with bitternesses.
Thou hast shewn thy people hard things; thou hast made us to drink the wine of bewilderment.
Arouse thyself, arouse thyself, stand up, Jerusalem, which hast drunk at the hand of Jehovah the cup of his fury. Thou hast drunk, hast drained out the goblet-cup of bewilderment:
therefore thus saith Jehovah of hosts, the God of Israel, Behold, I will feed this people with wormwood, and give them water of gall to drink,
Therefore thus saith Jehovah of hosts concerning the prophets: Behold, I will feed them with wormwood, and make them drink water of gall; for from the prophets of Jerusalem is profaneness gone forth into all the land.
For thus hath Jehovah the God of Israel said unto me: Take the cup of the wine of this fury at my hand, and cause all the nations to whom I send thee to drink it.
And they shall drink, and reel to and fro, and be mad, because of the sword that I will send among them.