"I used to say: "I will die in my home. I'm going to live as many days as there are grains of sand on the shore.
These things you did, and I kept silent, because you assumed that I was like you. But now I am going to rebuke you, and I will set forth my case before your very own eyes."
"Look, I'm against you, city dwelling in the valley, rock of the plain," declares the LORD, "those of you who say, "Who can come down against us and who can enter our habitations?'
Why do you boast in your valleys? Your valley is flowing away, faithless daughter, who trusted in her treasures, saying, "Who will come against me?'
All sinners among my people will die by the sword, especially all who are saying, "Disaster will not come upon or conquer us!'"
Whenever a sentence for a crime is not carried out swiftly, the human mind becomes determined to commit evil.
With haughty arrogance, the wicked thinks, "God will not seek justice." He always presumes "There is no God."