7 Thus the Lord God showed me: Behold, He formed locust swarms at the 1beginning of the late crop; indeed it was the late crop after the king’s mowings. 2 And so it was, when they had finished eating the grass of the land, that I said:
“O Lord God, forgive, I pray!
For he is small!”
3 So bthe Lord relented concerning this.
“It shall not be,” said the Lord.
Lit. beginning of the sprouting of
Or How shall Jacob stand