Ezekiel 23:2-12 NIV

2 "Son of man, there were two women, daughters of the same mother.1

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3 They became prostitutes in Egypt,2 engaging in prostitution3 from their youth.4 In that land their breasts were fondled and their virgin bosoms caressed.5

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4 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.#cr

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5 "Oholah engaged in prostitution while she was still mine; and she lusted after her lovers, the Assyrians6--warriors7

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6 clothed in blue, governors and commanders, all of them handsome young men, and mounted horsemen.
7 She gave herself as a prostitute to all the elite of the Assyrians and defiled herself with all the idols of everyone she lusted after.8

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8 She did not give up the prostitution she began in Egypt,9 when during her youth men slept with her, caressed her virgin bosom and poured out their lust upon her.10

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9 "Therefore I handed her over11 to her lovers,12 the Assyrians, for whom she lusted.13

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10 They stripped14 her naked, took away her sons and daughters and killed her with the sword. She became a byword among women,15 and punishment was inflicted16 on her.17

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11 "Her sister Oholibah saw this,18 yet in her lust and prostitution she was more depraved than her sister.19

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12 She too lusted after the Assyrians--governors and commanders, warriors in full dress, mounted horsemen, all handsome young men.20

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