The word of the LORD came to me:
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“Son of man, there were two women, daughters of the same mother.
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They became prostitutes in Egypt, engaging in prostitution from their youth. In that land their breasts were fondled and their virgin bosoms caressed.
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The older was named Oholah, and her sister was Oholibah. They were mine and gave birth to sons and daughters. Oholah is Samaria, and Oholibah is Jerusalem.
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“Oholah engaged in prostitution while she was still mine; and she lusted after her lovers, the Assyrians—warriors
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clothed in blue, governors and commanders, all of them handsome young men, and mounted horsemen.