The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
with the servant, so with his master; as with the maid, so with her
mistress; as with the buyer, so with the seller; as with the lender, so
with the borrower; as with the taker of usury, so with the giver of
usury to him.
ISA 24:3 The land shall be utterly emptied, and utterly spoiled: for
the LORD hath spoken this word.
ISA 24:4 The earth mourneth and fadeth away, the world languisheth and
fadeth away, the haughty people of the earth do languish.
ISA 24:5 The earth also is defiled under the inhabitants thereof;
because they have transgressed the laws, changed the ordinance, broken
the everlasting covenant.
King James Bible