The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
JER 3:4 Wilt thou not from this time cry unto me, My father, thou art
the guide of my youth?
JER 3:5 Will he reserve his anger for ever? will he keep it to the end?
Behold, thou hast spoken and done evil things as thou couldest.
JER 3:6 The LORD said also unto me in the days of Josiah the king, Hast
thou seen that which backsliding Israel hath done? she is gone up upon
every high mountain and under every green tree, and there hath played
JER 3:7 And I said after she had done all these things, Turn thou unto
me. But she returned not. And her treacherous sister Judah saw it.
King James Bible