Who are the objects of Hashem's wrath in this Pasuk?
Rashi: 'Hashem's anger burned against you; it consumed your land and its produce and it set fire to Yerushalayim'. 1
What is the significance of the punishments in this Pasuk?
Seforno: "Ki Eish Kadchah ve'Api" is a parable referring to when Hashem chastised Yisrael so that they should do Teshuvah. 1 "Vatikad Ad She'ol Tachtis" - they continued to sin 2 to the point that Hashem in His burning anger brought them down to the lowest depths; "Va'telahet Mosdei Harim" - and He removed all the leaders of the people. 3
Ibn Ezra: "Ad She'ol Tachtis" - the entire land [to the depth] will be burned, like it says [about Sedom
However, here the verse says that one cannot escape punishment, and there, it says that one cannot hide his evil from Hashem. (PF)
Chagigah 12b: The pillars stand on water ("l'Roka ha'Aretz Al ha'Mayim"