Bible: Isa 24:10-22
24:10 The ruined town 1 is shattered;
all of the houses are shut up tight. 2
24:11 They howl in the streets because of what happened to the wine; 3
all joy turns to sorrow; 4
celebrations disappear from the earth. 5
24:12 The city is left in ruins; 6
the gate is reduced to rubble. 7
24:13 This is what will happen throughout 8 the earth,
among the nations.
It will be like when they beat an olive tree,
and just a few olives are left at the end of the harvest. 9
24:14 They 10 lift their voices and shout joyfully;
they praise 11 the majesty of the
24:15 So in the east 12 extol the
24:16 From the ends of the earth we 15 hear songs –
the Just One is majestic. 16
But I 17 say, “I’m wasting away! I’m wasting away! I’m doomed!
Deceivers deceive, deceivers thoroughly deceive!” 18
24:17 Terror, pit, and snare
are ready to overtake you inhabitants of the earth! 19
24:18 The one who runs away from the sound of the terror
will fall into the pit; 20
the one who climbs out of the pit,
will be trapped by the snare.
and the foundations of the earth shake.
24:19 The earth is broken in pieces,
the earth is ripped to shreds,
the earth shakes violently. 23
24:20 The earth will stagger around 24 like a drunk;
it will sway back and forth like a hut in a windstorm. 25
Its sin will weigh it down,
and it will fall and never get up again.
The Lord Will Become King
the heavenly forces in the heavens 28
and the earthly kings on the earth.
24:22 They will be imprisoned in a pit, 29
locked up in a prison,