New International Version
Because they have no regard for the deeds of the LORD and what his hands have done, he will tear them down and never build them up again.
King James Bible
Because they regard not the works of the LORD, nor the operation of his hands, he shall destroy them, and not build them up.
Darby Bible Translation
For they regard not the deeds of Jehovah, nor the work of his hands: he will destroy them, and not build them up.
World English Bible
Because they don't respect the works of Yahweh, nor the operation of his hands, he will break them down and not build them up.
Young's Literal Translation
For they attend not to the doing of Jehovah, And unto the work of His hands. He throweth them down, And doth not build them up.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
They regard not the works of the Lord - They have no knowledge of the true God, either as to his nature, or as to his works.
He shall destroy them, and not build them up - This is a remarkable prophecy, and was literally fulfilled: the Babylonian empire was destroyed by Cyrus, and never built up again; for he founded the Persian empire on its ruins. haven the place where Babylon stood is now no longer known.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
(i) As of the De Spiritu Sancto, so of the Hexæmeron, no further account need be given here. It may, however, be noted that the Ninth Homily ends abruptly, and the latter, and apparently more important, portion of the subject is treated of at less length than the former. Jerome  and Cassiodorus  speak of nine homilies only on the creation. Socrates  says the Hexæmeron was completed by Gregory of Nyssa. Three orations are published among Basil's works, two on the creation …
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You will break them with a rod of iron; you will dash them to pieces like pottery."
His ways are always prosperous; your laws are rejected by him; he sneers at all his enemies.
They have harps and lyres at their banquets, pipes and timbrels and wine, but they have no regard for the deeds of the LORD, no respect for the work of his hands.
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