And it was I who brought you up from the land of Egypt, And led you in the wilderness for forty years So that you might take possession of the land of the Amorite.
Then I raised up some of your sons to be prophets, And some of your young men to be Nazirites. Is this not so, you sons of Israel?' declares the LORD.
'But you made the Nazirites drink wine, And you commanded the prophets, saying, ‘You shall not prophesy!’
Behold, I am making a rut in the ground
beneath you, Just as a wagon makes a rut when filled with sheaves.
Refuge will be lost from the swift, And the strong will not strengthen his power, Nor the warrior save his life.