Have you forgotten the evils of your fathers, the evils of Judah's kings, the evils of their wives, your own evils, and the evils of your wives that were committed in the land of Judah and in the streets of Jerusalem?
Instead, we will do everything we said we would: burn incense to the queen of heaven and offer drink offerings to her just as we, our fathers, our kings, and our officials did in Judah's cities and in Jerusalem's streets. Then we had enough food and good things and saw no disaster,
Your gods are indeed as numerous as your cities, Judah, and the altars you have set up to Shame-- altars to burn incense to Baal-- as numerous as the streets of Jerusalem.
"you built yourself a mound and made yourself an elevated place in every square.
This is what the LORD says concerning these people: Truly they love to wander; they never rest their feet. So the LORD does not accept them. Now He will remember their guilt and punish their sins.
Now go and attack the Amalekites and completely destroy everything they have. Do not spare them. Kill men and women, children and infants, oxen and sheep, camels and donkeys.'"
She said to Elijah, "Man of God, what do we have in common? Have you come to remind me of my guilt and to kill my son?"
Do not hold past sins against us; let Your compassion come to us quickly, for we have become weak.
LORD, do not be terribly angry or remember [our] iniquity forever. Please look-- all of us are Your people!
It will seem like false divination in the eyes of those who have sworn an oath to the Babylonians, but it will draw attention to [their] guilt so that they will be captured.
"Therefore, this is what the Lord God says: Because you have drawn attention to your guilt, exposing your transgressions, so that your sins are revealed in all your actions, since you have done this, you will be captured by them.
But they never consider that I remember all their evil. Now their sins are all around them; they are right in front of My face.
The LORD has sworn by the Pride of Jacob: I will never forget all their deeds.
The great city split into three parts, and the cities of the nations fell. Babylon the Great was remembered in God's presence; He gave her the cup filled with the wine of His fierce anger.
For her sins are piled up to heaven, and God has remembered her crimes.