Jeremiah 3:1-6 ESV

1 1"Ifa a man divorces his wife and she goes from him and becomes another man's wife, will he return to her? 2Would not that land be greatly polluted? 3You have played the whore with many lovers; and would you return to me? declares the LORD.

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      2 Lift up your eyes to 4the bare heights, and see! Where have you not been ravished? 5By the waysides you have sat awaiting lovers like an Arab in the wilderness. 6You have polluted the land with your vile whoredom.

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          3 7Therefore the showers have been withheld, and the spring rain has not come; yet you have 8the forehead of a whore; you refuse to be ashamed.

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          4 Have you not just now 9called to me, 'My father, you are the friend of my youth--

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          5 10will he be angry forever, will he be indignant to the end?' Behold, you have spoken, but you have done all the evil that you could."

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          Faithless Israel Called to Repentance

          6 The LORD said to me in the days of 11King Josiah: "Have you seen what she did, that faithless one, Israel, 12how she went up on every high hill and under every green tree, and there 13played the whore?

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