Thy sons and thy daughters shall be given unto another people, and thine eyes shall look, and languish for them all the day long; and there shall be no power in thy hand to help it.
Neither shall there be any work for Egypt, which the head or tail, palm-branch or rush, may do.
Thus says the king: Let not Hezekiah deceive you; for he will not be able to deliver you.
behold now, thy servant has found favour in thine eyes, and thou hast magnified thy goodness, which thou hast shewn to me in preserving my soul alive; but I cannot escape to the mountain, lest calamity lay hold on me, that I die.
If the foundations be destroyed, what shall the righteous do?
Why wilt thou be as a man astonished, as a mighty man that cannot save? Yet thou, Jehovah, art in the midst of us, and we are called by thy name: leave us not.
For now they will say, We have no king, for we feared not Jehovah; and a king, what can he do for us?
And I brought him to thy disciples, and they were not able to heal him.
Why does this man thus speak? he blasphemes. Who is able to forgive sins except God alone?