The priests did not say, ‘Where is the LORD?’ And those who handle the Law did not know Me; The rulers also revolted against Me, And the prophets prophesied by Baal And walked after things that were of no benefit.
'Therefore I will still contend with you,' declares the LORD, 'And I will contend with your sons’ sons.
For cross to the coastlands of Kittim and see, And send to Kedar and observe closely, And see if there has been anything
Has a nation changed gods, When they were not gods? But My people have exchanged their glory For that which is of no benefit.
Be appalled at this, you heavens, And shudder, be very desolate,' declares the LORD.