The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
desolation which shall come from far? to whom will ye flee for help? and
where will ye leave your glory?
ISA 10:4 Without me they shall bow down under the prisoners, and they
shall fall under the slain. For all this his anger is not turned away,
but his hand is stretched out still.
ISA 10:5 O Assyrian, the rod of mine anger, and the staff in their hand
is mine indignation.
ISA 10:6 I will send him against an hypocritical nation, and against
the people of my wrath will I give him a charge, to take the spoil, and
to take the prey, and to tread them down like the mire of the streets.
ISA 10:7 Howbeit he meaneth not so, neither doth his heart think so;
King James Bible