Wherefore say unto the children of Israel: I am the LORD, and I will bring you out from under the burdens of the Egyptians, and I will deliver you from their bondage, and I will redeem you with an outstretched arm, and with great judgments;
Against Thee, Thee only, have I sinned, and done that which is evil in Thy sight; that Thou mayest be justified when Thou speakest, and be in the right when Thou judgest.
Zion heard and was glad, and the daughters of Judah rejoiced; because of Thy judgments, O LORD.
For God shall bring every work into the judgment concerning every hidden thing, whether it be good or whether it be evil.
And now all the carved work thereof together they strike down with hatchet and hammers.
They have set Thy sanctuary on fire; they have profaned the dwelling-place of Thy name even to the ground.
For I will go through the land of Egypt in that night, and will smite all the first-born in the land of Egypt, both man and beast; and against all the gods of Egypt I will execute judgments: I am the LORD.