1902 Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR)
22:3 Thus, saith Yahweh,Execute ye justice, and righteousness, And deliver the robbed, out of the hand of the oppressor,But, the sojourner, the fatherless, and the widow, do not oppress, neither commit violence, And, the blood of the innocent, do not ye shed, in this place.
22:4 For, if ye, indeed do, this thing, then shall there enter into the gates of this housekings, sitting for David upon his throne, riding in chariots and on horses, he, and his servants, and his people.
22:7 And I will hallow against thee Destroyers, Every man with his weapons,And they shall cut down of the choicest of thy cedars, and cast upon the fire.
22:10 ¶ Do not ye lament for him that is dead, Neither bemoan ye, him, But weep yeweep onfor him that is going away, For he shall not return any more, Nor see the land of his birth.
22:12 For, in the place whither they have taken him captive, There, shall he die,And, this land, shall he see no more.
22:13 Alas! for him who buildeth, His house without righteousness, And his roof-chambers without justice,Of his neighbour, taketh service for nought, And, recompense for his work, giveth him not.
22:14 Who saithI will build me a roomy house, with spacious roof-chambers,So he cutteth him open its windows, And it is covered in with cedar, And he painteth it with vermilion.
22:15 Shalt thou reign, because, thou, art eager to excel in cedar? Thy father, did he not eat and drink, and do justice and righteousness, And, then, it was well with him?
22:17 Verily thou hast neither eyes, nor heart, save for thy plundering and for thy shedding of, innocent blood, and for oppression and for crushing, to do, them!
22:18 ThereforeThus, saith Yahweh, Touching Jehoiakim son of Josiah, King of Judah, They shall not cry in lament for him, Alas, my brother! or Alas, sister! They shall not cry in lament for him, Alas, lord! or Alas! his renown!
22:19 With the burial of an ass, shall he be buried,Dragged along and cast forth, beyond the gates of Jerusalem.
22:20 ¶ Ascend the Lebanon, and make outcry, And, in Bashan, put forth thy voice,And make outcry from Abarim, For all thy lovers, are torn in pieces.
22:21 I spake unto thee, in thy carelessness,Thou saidst, I will not hearken! This, hath been thy way from thy youth, That thou hast not hearkened to my voice.
22:22 All thy shepherds, the wind, shall feed, And, thy lovers, into captivity, shall depart,Surely, then, shalt thou turn pale, and be confounded, by reason of all thy wickedness.
22:23 O inhabitress of Lebanon, that makest thy nest in the cedars,How hast thou bemoaned thyself, Now that pangs have overtaken thee, Anguish, as of her that giveth birth.
22:25 and I would give thee into the hand of them who seek thy life, and into the hand of them from the face of whom, thou, dost shrink in fear,even into the hand of Nebuchadrezzar king of Babylon, and into the hand of the Chaldeans;
22:26 and I will hurl thee out, and thy mother who bare thee, upon another land, where ye were not born,and, there, shall ye die.
22:27 But, unto the land whither they shall be lifting up their souls to return, thither, shall they not return.
22:28 An earthen vessel, to be despised, thrown about, is this man Coniah? Or an instrument, in which is no pleasure? Wherefore, are they to be cast out, he, and his seed, and to be thrown forth upon a land which they have not known?
22:30 Thus, saith Yahweh,Register ye this man, childless, A man who shall not prosper in his days,For there shall prosper of his seed, No man sitting upon the throne of David, Or ruling any more over Judah.
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