Then they must take different stones to replace the former ones and take additional plaster to replaster the house.
He is to have the inside of the house completely scraped, and the plaster that is scraped off must be dumped in an unclean place outside the city.
At the time you cross the Jordan into the land the Lord your God is giving you, you must set up large stones and cover them with plaster.
When you have crossed the Jordan, you are to set up these stones on Mount Ebal, as I am commanding you today, and you are to cover them with plaster.
“Since they have led My people astray saying, ‘Peace,’ when there is no peace, for when someone builds a wall they plaster it with whitewash,
therefore, tell those who plaster it that it will fall. Torrential rain will come, and I will send hailstones plunging down, and a windstorm will be released.
Now when the wall has fallen, will you not be asked, ‘Where is the coat of whitewash that you put on it?’
I will tear down the wall you plastered with whitewash and knock it to the ground so that its foundation is exposed. The city will fall, and you will be destroyed within it. Then you will know that I am Yahweh.
After I exhaust My wrath against the wall and against those who plaster it with whitewash, I will say to you: The wall is no more and neither are those who plastered it—
At that moment the fingers of a man’s hand appeared and began writing on the plaster of the king’s palace wall next to the lampstand. As the king watched the hand that was writing,