You went to the king with oil and multiplied your perfumes; you sent your envoys far away and sent [them] down even to Sheol.
You became weary on your many journeys, [but] you did not say, "I give up!" You found a renewal of your strength; therefore you did not grow weak.
Go and cry out to the gods you have chosen. Let them deliver you in the time of your oppression."
However, Elisha said to King [Joram] of Israel, "We have nothing in common. Go to the prophets of your father and your mother!" But the king of Israel replied, "No, because it is the LORD who has summoned us three kings to hand us over to Moab."
The wind will take charge of all your shepherds, and your lovers will go into captivity. Then you will be ashamed and humiliated because of all your evil.
Just as He had called, and they would not listen, so when they called, I would not listen," says the LORD of Hosts.
They are barely planted, barely sown, their stem hardly takes root in the ground when He blows on them and they wither, and a whirlwind carries them away like stubble.
You will winnow them and a wind will carry them away, and a gale will scatter them. But you will rejoice in the LORD; you will boast in the Holy One of Israel.
Are they like straw before the wind, like chaff a storm sweeps away?
The wicked are not like this; instead, they are like chaff that the wind blows away.
Before your pots can feel the heat of the thorns-- whether green or burning-- He will sweep them away.
Therefore, they will be like the morning mist, like the early dew that vanishes, like chaff blown from a threshing floor, or like smoke from a window.
You will keep in perfect peace the mind [that is] dependent [on You], for it is trusting in You.
Trust in the LORD forever, because in Yah, the LORD, is an everlasting rock!
Trust in the LORD and do what is good; dwell in the land and live securely.
For evildoers will be destroyed, but those who put their hope in the LORD will inherit the land.
LORD of Hosts, happy is the person who trusts in You!
[A song of ascents.] Those who trust in the LORD are like Mount Zion. It cannot be shaken; it remains forever.
A greedy person provokes conflict, but whoever trusts in the LORD will prosper.
Blessed is the man who trusts in the LORD, whose confidence indeed is the LORD.
He will be like a tree planted by water: it sends its roots out toward a stream, it doesn't fear when heat comes, and its foliage remains green. It will not worry in a year of drought or cease producing fruit.
No one will harm or destroy on My entire holy mountain, for the land will be as full of the knowledge of the LORD as the sea is filled with water.
I will bring them to My holy mountain and let them rejoice in My house of prayer. Their burnt offerings and sacrifices will be acceptable on My altar, for My house will be called a house of prayer for all nations."
The wolf and the lamb will feed together, and the lion will eat straw like the ox, but the serpent's food will be dust! They will not do what is evil or destroy on My entire holy mountain," says the LORD.
They will bring all your brothers from all the nations as a gift to the LORD on horses and chariots, in litters, and on mules and camels, to My holy mountain Jerusalem, says the LORD, just as the Israelites bring an offering in a clean vessel to the house of the LORD.
For on My holy mountain, Israel's high mountain"-- the declaration of the Lord God-- "there the entire house of Israel, all of them, will serve Me in the land. There I will accept them and will require your contributions and choicest gifts, all your holy offerings.
Then you will know that I am the LORD your God, who dwells in Zion, My holy mountain. Jerusalem will be holy, and foreigners will never overrun it again.