Why is Bible engagement down in the digital age? Bible Gateway's Rachel Barach shares some insight.
22:1 oracle. See note 13:1.
valley of vision. This may be intended as an insult, to the effect that the city built on a hill (2:1) is now a valley.
to the housetops. The Assyrians having left, the people gathered on the housetops for purposes of socializing and celebrating (v. 13).