If I go forth into the field, then behold the slain with the sword! and if I enter into the city, then behold them that are sick with famine! yea, both the prophet and the priest go about into a land that they know not.
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George Leo Haydock
Famine. Under Jechonias many were slain, and the chiefs carried into captivity, 4 Kings xxiv. 12.
Into. Hebrew, "through the land, and are ignorant. "Chaldean, "they apply to their business, to earthly concerns, and care not "chap. v. 31.