1898 Young's Literal Translation (YLT)
2:2 And I have sent a fire against Moab, And it hath consumed the palaces of Kerioth, And dying with noise is Moab, With shouting, with voice of a trumpet.
2:4 ¶ Thus said Jehovah: For three transgressions of Judah, And for four, I do not reserve it, Because of their loathing the law of Jehovah, And His statutes they have not kept, And their lies do cause them to err, After which their fathers did walk,
2:5 And I have sent a fire against Judah, And it hath consumed palaces of Jerusalem.
2:7 Who are panting for the dust of the earth on the head of the poor, And the way of the humble they turn aside, And a man and his father go unto the damsel, So as to pollute My holy name.
2:8 And on pledged garments they stretch themselves near every altar, And the wine of fined ones they drink [in] the house of their gods.
2:9 ¶ And II have destroyed the Amorite from before them, Whose height [is] as the height of cedars, And strong he [is] as the oaks, And I destroy his fruit from above, And his roots from beneath.
2:10 And II have brought you up from the land of Egypt, And cause you to go in a wilderness forty years, To possess the land of the Amorite.
2:12 And ye cause the Nazarites to drink wine, And on the prophets ye have laid a charge, Saying, 'Do not prophecy!'
2:13 Lo, I am pressing you under, As the full cart doth press for itself a sheaf.
2:14 And perished hath refuge from the swift, And the strong strengtheneth not his power, And the mighty delivereth not his soul.
2:15 And the handler of the bow standeth not, And the swift with his feet delivereth not [himself], And the rider of the horse delivereth not his soul.
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