Then I said, I shall die in or beside my nest, and I shall multiply my days as the sand.
These things you have done and I kept silent; you thought I was once entirely like you. But [now] I will reprove you and put [the charge] in order before your eyes.
Behold, I am against you, O inhabitant of the valley, O rock of the plain, says the Lord -- "you who say, Who shall come down against us? Or, Who shall enter into our dwelling places?
Why do you boast of your valleys? Your valley flows away, O [Ammon] rebellious and faithless daughter, who trusted in her treasures, who said, Who can come against me?
All the sinners of My people shall die by the sword, who say, The evil shall not overtake or meet [and assail] us.
Because the sentence against an evil work is not executed speedily, the hearts of the sons of men are fully set to do evil.
The wicked one in the pride of his countenance will not seek, inquire for, and yearn for God; all his thoughts are that there is no God [so He never punishes].