25 The Lord says, "The time is coming when I will punish the people of Egypt, Judah, Edom, Ammon, Moab, and the desert people, who have their hair cut short. All these people are circumcised, but have not kept the covenant it symbolizes. None of these people and none of the people of Israel have kept my covenant."

References for Jeremiah 9:25

    • a 9:25 - hair cut short: [The desert people cut their hair short in honor of their god, a pagan practice forbidden to the Israelites (see Lv 19.27).]