the trumpet in lRamah.
Sound the alarm at mBeth-aven;
we follow you,1 O Benjamin!
5 The inhabitants of Samaria tremble
Its people mourn for it, and so do its idolatrous priests—
those who rejoiced over it and yover its glory—
for it has departed2 from them.
shall be destroyed.
eThorn and thistle shall grow up
on their altars,
and fthey shall say to the mountains, “Cover us,”
and to the hills, “Fall on us.”
29 And he set one in Bethel, and the other he put in Dan.
and him who holds the scepter from rBeth-eden;
says the Lord.