Then I said, Listen. Listen carefully: Don’t stay stuck in your ways!
It’s GOD’s Message we’re dealing with here.
Let your lives glow bright before GOD
before he turns out the lights,
Before you trip and fall
on the dark mountain paths.
The light you always took for granted will go out
and the world will turn black.
If you people won’t listen,
I’ll go off by myself and weep over you,
Weep because of your stubborn arrogance,
bitter, bitter tears,
Rivers of tears from my eyes,
because GOD’s sheep will end up in exile.