Woe to you, Moab! You will certainly perish, O people of Chemosh! He will certainly give his sons as escaped ones and his daughters in the captivity to the king of the Amorites, Sihon. And he carried further his proverbial utterance and went on to say: "Woe! Who will survive when God causes it?
Numbers 21:29 & 24:23
Woe to the sinful nation, the people heavy with error, an evildoing seed, ruinous sons! They have left God, they have treated the Holy One of Israel with disrespect, they have turned
The very expression of their faces actually testifies against them, and of their sin like that of Sodom they do tell. They have not hidden it. Woe to their soul! For they have dealt out to themselves calamity.
Woe to the wicked one! - Calamity; for the treatment rendered by his own hands will be rendered to him!
Woe to the ones joining house to house, and those who annex field to field until there is no more room and you men have been made to dwell all by yourselves in the midst of the land!
Woe to those who are getting up early in the morning that they may seek just intoxicating liquor, who are lingering till late in the evening darkness so that wine itself inflames them!
Woe to those drawing error with ropes of untruth, and as with wagon cords sin;
Woe to those who are saying that good is bad and bad is good, those who are putting darkness for light and light for darkness, those who are putting bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter!
Woe to those wise in their own eyes and discreet even in front of their own faces!
Woe to those who are mighty in drinking wine, and to the men with vital energy for mixing intoxicating liquor,
Woe to those who are enacting harmful regulations and those who, constantly writing, have written out sheer trouble,
Woe to the eminent crown of the drunkards of Ephraim, and the fading blossom of its decoration of beauty that is upon the head of the fertile valley of those overpowered by wine!
Woe to those who are going very deep in concealing counsel from God himself, and whose deeds have occurred in a dark place, while they say: "Who is seeing us, and who is knowing of us?"
Woe to the stubborn sons," is the utterance of God, "those disposed to carry out counsel, but not that from me; and to pour out a libation, but not with my spirit, in order to add sin to sin;
Woe to those going down to Egypt for assistance, those who rely on mere horses, and who put their trust in war chariots, because they are numerous, and in steeds, because they are very mighty, but who have not looked to the Holy One of Israel and have not searched
for Jehovah himself.
Woe to you who are despoiling, without you yourself being despoiled, and to you who are dealing treacherously, without others having dealt treacherously with you! As soon as you have finished as a despoiler, you will be despoiled. As soon as you have done with
dealing treacherously, they will deal treacherously with you.
Woe to the one that has contended with his Former, as an earthenware fragment with the other earthenware fragments of the ground! Should the clay say to its former: "What do you make?" And your achievement say: "He has no hands"?
Woe to the one saying to a father: "What do you become father to?" and to the wife: "What are you in birth pains with?"
Look! Like rain clouds he will come up, and his chariots are like a storm wind. His horses are swifter than eagles. Woe to us, because we have been despoiled!
For a voice like that of a sick woman I have heard, the distress like that of a woman giving birth to her first child, the voice of the daughter of Zion who keeps gasping for breath. She keeps spreading out her palms: "Woe, now, to me, for my soul is tired of the killers!"
Woe to the one building his house, but not with righteousness, and his upper chambers, but not with justice, by use of his fellowman who serves for nothing, and whose wages he does not give him;
Woe to the shepherds (Leaders) who are destroying and scattering the sheep of my pasturage!" is the utterance of God.
The crown of our head has fallen. Woe, now, to us, because we have sinned!
This is what the Sovereign Lord God has said: "Woe to the stupid prophets, who are walking after their own spirit, when there is nothing that they have seen!
Therefore this is what the Sovereign Lord God has said, 'Woe to the city of deeds of bloodshed, the wide-mouthed cooking pot, the rust of which is in it, and the very rust of which has not gone forth from it! Piece by piece of it, bring it out; no lot must be cast
Therefore this is what the Sovereign Lord God has said, 'Woe to the city of deeds of bloodshed! I myself also shall make the pile great.
Son of man, prophesy against the shepherds (Leaders) of Israel. Prophesy, and you must say to them, to the shepherds, 'This is what the Sovereign Lord God has said: "Woe to the shepherds of Israel, who have become feeders of themselves! Is it not the flock that the
shepherds ought to feed?
Woe to them, for they have fled from me! Despoiling to them, for they have transgressed against me! And I myself proceeded to redeem them, but they themselves have spoken lies even against me.
Woe to those who are craving the day of God! What, then, will the day of God mean to you people? It will be darkness, and no light,
Woe to those who are at ease in Zion and to those trusting in the mountain of Samaria! They are the distinguished ones of the chief part of the nations, and to them the house of Israel have come.
Woe to those who are scheming what is harmful, and to those practicing what is bad, upon their beds! By the light of the morning they proceed to do it, because it is in the power of their hand.
Woe to the city of bloodshed. She is all full of deception and of robbery. Prey does not depart!
Will not these very ones, all of them, lift up against him a proverbial saying and an alluding remark, insinuations at him? And one will say, "'Woe to him who is multiplying what is not his own - O how long! - and who is making debt heavy against himself!
Woe to the one that is making evil gain for his house, in order to set his nest on the height, so as to be delivered from the grasp of what is calamitous!
Woe to the one that is building a city by bloodshed, and that has solidly established a town by unrighteousness!
Woe to the one giving his companions something to drink, attaching to it your rage and anger, in order to make them drunk, for the purpose of looking upon their parts of shame.
Woe to the one saying to the piece of wood: "O do awake!" to a dumb stone: "O wake up! It itself will give instruction"! Look! It is sheathed in gold and silver, and there is no breath at all in the midst of it.
Woe to those inhabiting the region of the sea, the nation of Cherethites! The word of God is against you people. O Canaan, the land of the Philistines, I will also destroy you, so that there will be no inhabitant.
Woe to her that is rebelling and polluting herself, the oppressive city!
Woe to my valueless shepherd (leader), who is leaving the flock! A sword will be upon his arm and upon his right eye. His own arm will without fail dry up, and his own right eye will without fail grow dim."
Woe to the world due to the stumbling blocks! Of course, the stumbling blocks must of necessity come, but woe to the man through whom the stumbling block comes!
Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! because you shut up the kingdom of the heavens before men; for you yourselves do not go in, neither do you permit those on their way in to go in.
Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! because you traverse sea and dry land to make one proselyte, and when he becomes one you make him a subject for Gehenna twice as much so as
Woe to you, blind guides, who say, 'If anyone swears by the temple, it is nothing; but if anyone swears by the gold of the temple, he is under obligation.'
Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! because you give the tenth of the mint and the dill and the cumin, but you have disregarded the weightier matters of the Law, namely, justice and mercy and faithfulness. These things it was binding to do, yet not to disregard the other things.
Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! because you cleanse the outside of the cup and of the dish, but inside they are full of plunder and immoderateness.
Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! because you resemble whitewashed graves, which outwardly indeed appear beautiful but inside are full of dead men's bones and of every sort of
Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! because you build the graves of the prophets and decorate the memorial tombs of the righteous ones,
True, the Son of man is going away, just as it is written concerning him, but woe to that man through whom the Son of man is betrayed! It would have been finer for him if that man had not been born."
True, the Son of man is going away, just as it is written concerning him, but woe to that man through whom the Son of man is betrayed! It would have been finer for that man if he had not been born."
(LUKE VERSES 6+6+6)
But woe to you rich persons, because you are having your consolation in full.
Woe to you who are filled up now, because you will go hungry. Woe, you who are laughing now, because you will mourn and weep.
Woe, whenever all men speak well of you, for things like these are what their forefathers did to the false prophets.
But woe to you Pharisees, because you give the tenth of the mint and the rue and of every other vegetable, but you pass by the justice and the love of God! These things you were under obligation to do, but those other things not to omit.
Woe to you Pharisees, because you love the front seats in the synagogues and the greetings in the marketplaces!
Woe to you, because you are as those memorial tombs which are not in evidence, so that men walk upon them and do not know it!"
Then he said: "Woe also to you who are versed in the Law, because you load men with loads hard to be borne, but you yourselves do not touch the loads with one of your fingers!
Woe to you, because you build the memorial tombs of the prophets, but your forefathers killed them!
Woe to you who are versed in the Law, because you took away the key of knowledge; you yourselves did not go in, and those going in you hindered!"
Then he said to his disciples: "It is unavoidable that causes for stumbling should come. Nevertheless, woe to the one through whom they come!
Woe to the pregnant women and the ones suckling a baby in those days! For there will be great necessity upon the land and wrath on this people;
Because the Son of man is going his way according to what is marked out; all the same, woe to that man through whom he is betrayed!"
And I saw, and I heard an eagle flying in mid-heaven say with a loud voice: "Woe, woe, woe to those dwelling on the earth because of the rest of the trumpet blasts of the three angels who are about to blow their trumpets!"
On this account be glad, you heavens and you who reside in them! Woe for the earth and for the sea, because the Devil has come down to you, having great anger, knowing he has a short period