2 Seraphim stood above Him, aeach having six wings: with two he covered his face, and with two he covered his feet, and with two he flew.
“aHoly, Holy, Holy, is the Lord of hosts,
“aWoe is me, for I am ruined!
Because I am a man of bunclean lips,
And I live among a cpeople of unclean lips;
For my eyes have seen the dKing, the Lord of hosts.”
6 Then one of the seraphim flew to me with a burning coal in his hand, which he had taken from the aaltar with tongs.
‘Keep on alistening, but do not perceive;
Keep on looking, but do not understand.’
Their ears 2dull,
And their eyes 3dim,
cOtherwise they might see with their eyes,
Hear with their ears,
Understand with their hearts,
And return and be healed.”
11 Then I said, “Lord, ahow long?” And He answered,
“Until bcities are devastated and without inhabitant,
Houses are without people
And the land is utterly desolate,
12 “The Lord has aremoved men far away,
And it will again be subject to burning,
Like a terebinth or an aoak
Whose stump remains when it is felled.
The bholy seed is its stump.”
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