(Jer. 18:13)  Therefore thus saith the Lord; Ask ye now among the heathen, who hath heard such things: the virgin of Israel hath done a very horrible thing.

Therefore thus saith the Lord. God himself seemeth here to wonder at the desperate obstinace of this people, as not to be matched again. Like as our Saviour marvelled at the unbelief of the Nazarites, and could do for them no mighty work.


Image: Jean PucelleI. Walther, N. Wolf: Codices illustres; Köln 2005, S. 208, Heures de Jeanne d’Evreux; 15v/16r