The voice of the LORD makes the hinds to calve, and strips bare the forests: and in his temple does every one speak of his glory.
And Elam bore the quiver with chariots of men and horsemen, and Kir uncovered the shield.
You shall burn with fire a third part in the midst of the city, when the days of the siege are fulfilled: and you shall take a third part, and strike about it with a sword: and a third part you shall scatter in the wind; and I will draw out a sword after them.
A third part of you shall die with the pestilence, and with famine shall they be consumed in the midst of you: and a third part shall fall by the sword round about you; and I will scatter a third part into all the winds, and I will draw out a sword after them.
And I will scatter toward every wind all that are about him to help him, and all his troops; and I will draw out the sword after them.
And say to the land of Israel, Thus says the LORD; Behold, I am against you, and will draw forth my sword out of its sheath, and will cut off from you the righteous and the wicked.
That all flesh may know that I the LORD have drawn forth my sword out of its sheath: it shall not return any more.
And one of them that stood by drew a sword, and struck a servant of the high priest, and cut off his ear.
Your bow was made quite ready, according to the oaths over your arrows. Selah. You did divide the earth with rivers.
Sheol is naked before him, and destruction has no covering.
And they shall destroy the walls of Tyre, and break down her towers: I will also scrape her dust from her, and make her like the top of a rock.
And I will make you like the top of a rock: you shall be a place to spread nets upon; you shall be rebuilt no more: for I the LORD have spoken it, says the Lord GOD.
So will I break down the wall that you have daubed with untempered mortar, and bring it down to the ground, so that its foundation shall be uncovered, and it shall fall, and you shall be consumed in its midst: and you shall know that I am the LORD.
And the man came into the house: and he unloaded his camels, and gave straw and fodder for the camels, and water to wash his feet, and the men's feet that were with him.
He cried aloud, and said thus, Hew down the tree, and cut off its branches, shake off its leaves, and scatter its fruit: let the beasts get away from under it, and the fowls from its branches:
He has laid my vine waste, and splintered my fig tree: he has stripped it bare, and cast it away; its branches are made white.
Therefore I will make Samaria like a heap in the field, and a place for planting of a vineyard: and I will pour down its stones into the valley, and I will uncover her foundations.
You have multiplied your merchants more than the stars of heaven: the locust plunders, and flies away.
And flocks shall lie down in the midst of her, all the beasts of the nations: both the vulture and the hedgehog shall lodge in her capitals; their voice shall sing in the windows; desolation shall be in the thresholds: for he shall lay bare her cedar work.