Thy sons and thy daughters shall be given unto another people, and thine eyes shall look and fail with longing for them all the day long; and there shall be no strength in thine hand.
Neither shall it be of any value unto Egypt, any work which the head or tail, branch or rush, may do.
Thus saith the king, Do not let Hezekiah deceive you, for he shall not be able to deliver you.
behold now, thy slave has found grace in thy sight, and thou hast magnified thy mercy, which thou hast showed unto me in saving my life; but I cannot escape to the mountain, lest some evil take me, and I die.
The foundations shall be destroyed. What has the righteous done?
Why should thou be as a speechless man as a mighty man that cannot save? Yet thou, O LORD, art in the midst of us, and we are called by thy name; do not leave us.
For now they shall say, We have no king, because we did not fear the LORD; what then should a king do to us?
And I brought him to thy disciples, and they could not cure him.
Why does this fellow so blaspheme? Who can forgive sins but God only?