8 How do ye say, We are wise, and bthe law of the Lord is with us? Lo, certainly ||in vain made he it; cthe pen of the scribes is in vain. 9 ||dThe wise men are ashamed, they are dismayed and etaken: lo, they have rejected the word of the Lord; and †what wisdom is in them?
Or, the false pen of the scribes worketh for falsehood. Comp. Isai. 10:1.
See Ps. 45:1.
Or, Have they been ashamed, &c. As ver. 12.
See 1 Cor. 1:19.
Heb. the wisdom of what thing.