The Lord saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth, and that every imagination and intention of all human thinking was only evil continually.
And God looked upon the world and saw how degenerate, debased, and vicious it was, for all humanity had corrupted their way upon the earth and lost their true direction.
And the Lord came down to see the city and the tower which the sons of men had built.
I will go down now and see whether they have done altogether [as vilely and wickedly] as is the cry of it which has come to Me; and if not, I will know.
And in the morning watch the Lord through the pillar of fire and cloud looked down on the host of the Egyptians and discomfited [them],
Behold, the eyes of the Lord God are upon the sinful kingdom [of Israel's ten tribes] and I will destroy it from the surface of the ground, except that I will not utterly destroy the house of Jacob, says the Lord.
And the Lord saw it and He spurned and rejected them, out of indignation with His sons and His daughters.
The [uncompromisingly] righteous man considers well the house of the wicked -- "how the wicked are cast down to ruin.
And the Lord said to Moses, I have seen this people, and behold, it is a stiff-necked people;
Furthermore the Lord said to me, I have seen this people, and behold, they are stubborn and hard.