Jeremiah 4:11-12 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)
11 At that time it will be said to this people and to Jerusalem: A hot wind comes from me out of the bare heights[a] in the desert toward my poor people, not to winnow or cleanse— 12 a wind too strong for that. Now it is I who speak in judgment against them.
Jeremiah 4:22-28 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)
22 “For my people are foolish,
23 I looked on the earth, and lo, it was waste and void;
27 For thus says the Lord: The whole land shall be a desolation; yet I will not make a full end.
28 Because of this the earth shall mourn,
Psalm 14 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)
Denunciation of Godlessness
To the leader. Of David.
1 Fools say in their hearts, “There is no God.”
2 The Lord looks down from heaven on humankind
3 They have all gone astray, they are all alike perverse;
4 Have they no knowledge, all the evildoers
5 There they shall be in great terror,
7 O that deliverance for Israel would come from Zion!