"I also have scheduled food shortages for you in all of your cities, and lack of bread in all of your settlements, but you haven't returned to me," declares the LORD.
So the people of two or three cities staggered away to another city in order to obtain drinking water, but you have not returned to me," declares the LORD.
"I afflicted you with blight and fungus; and the locust swarm devoured the harvest of your gardens, your vineyards, your fig trees, and your olive trees, but you have not returned to me," declares the LORD.
"I sent plagues among you as I did with Egypt. I killed your choicest young men with the sword. I took your horses away from you. I filled your noses with the stench of your encampments, but you have not returned to me," declares the LORD.
"I overthrew your cities, as God overthrew Sodom and Gomorrah. You've become like a burning ember, snatched from the fire, but you have not returned to me," declares the LORD.
"But the people have not returned to rely on him who struck them, nor have they sought the LORD of the Heavenly Armies.
Israel's arrogance testifies against him; but they do not return to the LORD their God, nor seek him in all of this.
"They will not return to the land of Egypt; instead, the Assyrian will be their king, because they kept refusing to repent.
Yet in all this her treacherous sister Judah didn't return to me with her whole heart, but rather deceptively," declares the LORD.
I thought, "After she has done all these things, she will return to me.' But she didn't return, and her treacherous sister Judah saw this.
"Their actions hinder them from turning to their God, because a spirit of fornication is in their midst, and the LORD they do not know.
I punished you and everything that you undertook with scorching wind, with mildew, and with hail, and you still did not return to me,' declares the LORD.