The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
sweet cane from a far country? your burnt offerings are not acceptable,
nor your sacrifices sweet unto me.
JER 6:21 Therefore thus saith the LORD, Behold, I will lay
stumblingblocks before this people, and the fathers and the sons
together shall fall upon them; the neighbour and his friend shall
JER 6:22 Thus saith the LORD, Behold, a people cometh from the north
country, and a great nation shall be raised from the sides of the earth.
JER 6:23 They shall lay hold on bow and spear; they are cruel, and have
no mercy; their voice roareth like the sea; and they ride upon horses,
set in array as men for war against thee, O daughter of Zion.
King James Bible