And I said, I shall die in my nest, and multiply my days as the sand;
These things hast thou done, and I kept silence; thou thoughtest that I was altogether as thyself: but I will reprove thee, and set them in order before thine eyes.
Behold, I am against thee, inhabitress of the valley, the rock of the plain, saith Jehovah; ye that say, Who shall come down against us, or who shall enter into our dwellings?
Wherefore gloriest thou in the valleys? Thy valley shall flow down, O backsliding daughter, that trusteth in her treasures, saying, Who shall come against me?
All the sinners of my people shall die by the sword, who say, Evil shall not overtake nor befall us.
Because sentence against an evil work is not executed speedily, therefore the heart of the children of men is fully set in them to do evil.
The wicked saith, in the haughtiness of his countenance, He doth not search out: all his thoughts are, There is no God!