Ezekiel 7:23-27 NIV

23 "Prepare chains, because the land is full of bloodshed1 and the city is full of violence.2

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24 I will bring the most wicked of the nations to take possession of their houses; I will put an end to the pride of the mighty, and their sanctuaries3 will be desecrated.4

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25 When terror comes, they will seek peace, but there will be none.5

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26 Calamity upon calamity6 will come, and rumor upon rumor. They will try to get a vision from the prophet;7 the teaching of the law by the priest will be lost, as will the counsel of the elders.8

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27 The king will mourn, the prince will be clothed with despair,9 and the hands of the people of the land will tremble. I will deal with them according to their conduct,10 and by their own standards I will judge them. Then they will know that I am the LORD.11"

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