Bible: Joel 1:5-10
1:5 Wake up, you drunkards, 1 and weep!
Wail, all you wine drinkers, 2
There are so many of them they are too numerous to count. 9
Their teeth are like those 10 of a lion;
they tear apart their prey like a lioness. 11
they have turned our 15 fig trees into mere splinters.
They have completely stripped off the bark 16 and thrown them aside;
A Call to Lament
1:9 No one brings grain offerings or drink offerings
So the priests, those who serve the
The ground is in mourning because the grain has perished.
The fresh wine has dried up;
the olive oil languishes.