punish people that are not honest
So, it is good for us to listen carefully to what he says.
‘Listen to me, because I have the authority to
I will not forget this.
You bad people use false weights to measure the food that you sell.
You are not being honest if you weigh things like that.
Everyone there says things that are not true.
All of them speak false words.
I have begun to destroy you because you have done bad things.
You will store things and you will try to keep them safe.
But you will fail to save them.
I will cause enemies to destroy all your things in the war.
but you will not bring in the
but you will not use the olive oil for yourselves.
You will crush
but you will not drink the
You have done what King Ahab and all his people did.
You have copied their bad example.
So, I must destroy you and all your things completely.
Then people from other countries will not be kind or polite to you.
Instead, they will make you ashamed.’