Ezekiel 34:19-29 NIV

19 Must my flock feed on what you have trampled and drink what you have muddied with your feet?
20 " 'Therefore this is what the Sovereign LORD says to them: See, I myself will judge between the fat sheep and the lean sheep.1

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21 Because you shove with flank and shoulder, butting all the weak sheep with your horns2 until you have driven them away,

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22 I will save my flock, and they will no longer be plundered. I will judge between one sheep and another.3

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23 I will place over them one shepherd, my servant David, and he will tend4 them; he will tend them and be their shepherd.5

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24 I the LORD will be their God,6 and my servant David7 will be prince among them.8 I the LORD have spoken.9

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25 " 'I will make a covenant10 of peace11 with them and rid the land of wild beasts12 so that they may live in the desert and sleep in the forests in safety.13

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26 I will bless14 them and the places surrounding my hill.a I will send down showers in season;15 there will be showers of blessing.16

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    • a 34:26 - Or "I will make them and the places surrounding my hill a blessing"
      27 The trees of the field will yield their fruit17 and the ground will yield its crops;18 the people will be secure19 in their land. They will know that I am the LORD, when I break the bars of their yoke20 and rescue them from the hands of those who enslaved them.21

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      28 They will no longer be plundered by the nations, nor will wild animals devour them. They will live in safety,22 and no one will make them afraid.23

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      29 I will provide for them a land renowned24 for its crops, and they will no longer be victims of famine25 in the land or bear the scorn26 of the nations.27

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