Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
They shall not drink wine with a song. Strong drink shall be bitter to those who drink it.
And thou, son of man, will thou judge, will thou judge the bloody city? Then cause her to know all her abominations.
Therefore thus says lord LORD: Woe to the bloody city, to the caldron whose rust is therein, and whose rust has not gone out of it! Take out of it piece after piece. No lot has fallen upon it.
Woe to him who builds a town with blood, and establishes a city by iniquity!
Woe to her who is rebellious and polluted, to the oppressing city!
The lion tore in pieces enough for his whelps, and strangled for his lionesses, and filled his caves with prey, and his dens with prey.
At eventide, behold, terror, [and] before the morning they are not. This is the portion of those who despoil us, and the lot of those who rob us.
Who gave Jacob for a spoil, and Israel to the robbers? Did not LORD? He against whom we have sinned, and in whose ways they would not walk, nor were they obedient to his law.
There is nothing but swearing and breaking faith, and killing, and stealing, and committing adultery. They break out, and blood touches blood.