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 4:19-28 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)
Sorrow for a Doomed Nation
19 My anguish, my anguish! I writhe in pain!
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,