The (A)earth mourns and withers, the world fades and withers, the (B)exalted of the people of the earth fade away.

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(A)The land mourns and pines away,
(B)Lebanon is shamed and withers;
(C)Sharon is like a desert plain,
And Bashan and Carmel [a]lose their foliage.

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Footnotes

  1. Isaiah 33:9 Lit shake off

16 Therefore thus says the Lord God of hosts, the Lord,

“There is (A)wailing in all the plazas,
And in all the streets they say, ‘Alas! Alas!’
They also call the (B)farmer to mourning
And [a](C)professional mourners to lamentation.

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Footnotes

  1. Amos 5:16 Lit those who know lamentation

“I will remove (A)man and beast;
I will remove the (B)birds of the sky
And the fish of the sea,
And the [a](C)ruins along with the wicked;
And I will cut off man from the face of the [b]earth,” declares the Lord.

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Footnotes

  1. Zephaniah 1:3 Or stumbling blocks
  2. Zephaniah 1:3 Lit ground

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