And it shallcome to pass, if they say untothee, Whithershall we go forth? thenthoushalttellthem, Thussaith the LORD; Such as are for death, to death; and such as are for the sword, to the sword; and such as are for the famine, to the famine; and such as are for the captivity, to the captivity.
Theirwidows are increased to me above the sand of the seas: I havebroughtuponthemagainst the mother of the young men a spoiler at noonday: I havecaused him to fallupon it suddenly, and terrorsupon the city.
She thathathbornesevenlanguisheth: she hathgiven up the ghost; her sun is gonedownwhile it was yet day: she hathbeenashamed and confounded: and the residue of themwill I deliver to the swordbeforetheirenemies, saith the LORD.
Thereforethussaith the LORD, If thoureturn, thenwill I bringtheeagain, and thoushaltstandbefore me: and if thoutakeforth the preciousfrom the vile, thoushalt be as my mouth: let themreturnuntothee; but return not thouuntothem.