7 “Are not you Israelites the same to me as the Cushitesa ?” declares the LORD. “Did I not bring Israel up from Egypt, the Philistines from Caphtorband the Arameans from Kir?
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      8 “Surely the eyes of the Sovereign LORDare on the sinful kingdom. I will destroy it from the face of the earth. Yet I will not totally destroy the descendants of Jacob,” declares the LORD.
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      9 “For I will give the command, and I will shake the people of Israel among all the nations as grain is shaken in a sieve, and not a pebble will reach the ground.
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      10 All the sinners among my people will die by the sword, all those who say, ‘Disaster will not overtake or meet us.’
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