“They are experts at doing evil; government officials and judges take bribes, prominent men announce what they wish and then they plan it out.”
The prophet laments the sins of God’s people. He finds no good fruit among them, vv. 1-2. Those who should be examples of good are experts at evil.
The Lord’s church must learn the hard lessons of Israel. Shall we mix evil with good? Let us remove all the leaven from among us.