God’s Sure Judgment on Jerusalem

1 Then the Spirit lifted me up and brought me to the gate of the house of the LORD that faces east. There at the entrance of the gate were twenty-five men, and I saw among them Jaazaniah son of Azzur and Pelatiah son of Benaiah, leaders of the people.

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2 The LORD said to me, “Son of man, these are the men who are plotting evil and giving wicked advice in this city.

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3 They say, ‘Haven’t our houses been recently rebuilt? This city is a pot, and we are the meat in it.’

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4 Therefore prophesy against them; prophesy, son of man.”

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5 Then the Spirit of the LORD came on me, and he told me to say: “This is what the LORD says: That is what you are saying, you leaders in Israel, but I know what is going through your mind.

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6 You have killed many people in this city and filled its streets with the dead.

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