1898 Young's Literal Translation (YLT)
1 God answereth idolaters according to their own heart. 6 They are exhorted to repent, for fear of judgments, by means of seduced prophets. 12 God's irrevocable sentence of famine, 15 of noisome beasts, 17 of the sword, 19 and of pestilence. 22 A remnant shall be reserved for example of others.
14:1 ¶ And come in unto me do certain of the elders of Israel, and sit before me.
14:3 'Son of man, these men have caused their idols to go up on their heart, and the stumbling-block of their iniquity they have put over-against their faces; am I inquired of at all by them?
14:4 'Therefore, speak with them, and thou hast said unto them: Thus said the Lord Jehovah: Every one of the house of Israel who causeth his idols to go up unto his heart, and the stumbling-block of his iniquity setteth over-against his face, and hath gone in unto the prophetI Jehovah have given an answer to him for this, for the abundance of his idols,
14:5 in order to catch the house of Israel by their heart, in that they have become estranged from off me by their idolsall of them.
14:7 for every one of the house of Israel, and of the sojourners who doth sojourn in Israel, who is separated from after Me, and doth cause his idols to go up unto his heart, and the stumbling-block of his iniquity setteth over-against his face, and hath come in unto the prophet to inquire of him concerning Me, I, Jehovah, have answered him for Myself;
14:9 'And the prophet, when he is enticed, and hath spoken a wordI, Jehovah, I have enticed that prophet, and have stretched out My hand against him, and have destroyed him from the midst of My people Israel.
14:10 And they have borne their iniquity: as the iniquity of the inquirer, so is the iniquity of the prophet;
14:11 so that the house of Israel do not wander any more from after Me, nor are defiled any more with all their transgressions, and they have been to Me for a people, and I am to them for Godan affirmation of the Lord Jehovah.'
14:13 'Son of man, the landwhen it sinneth against Me to commit a trespass, and I have stretched out My hand against it, and broken for it the staff of bread, and sent into it famine, and cut off from it man and beast
14:15 ¶ 'If an evil beast I cause to pass through the land, and it hath bereaved, and it hath been a desolation, without any passing through because of the beast
14:17 ¶ 'Ora sword I bring in against that land, and I have said: Sword, thou dost pass over through the land, and I have cut off from it man and beast
14:19 ¶ 'Orpestilence I send unto that land, and I have poured out My fury against it in blood, to cut off from it man and beast
14:22 ¶ yet, lo, there hath been left in it an escape, who are brought forth, sons and daughters, lo, they are coming forth unto you, and ye have seen their way, and their doings, and have been comforted concerning the evil that I have brought in against Jerusalem, all that which I have brought in against it.
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