Isaiah 1:4-9 NIV

4 Ah, sinful nation, a people loaded with guilt,1 a brood of evildoers,2 children given to corruption!3 They have forsaken4 the LORD; they have spurned the Holy One5 of Israel and turned their backs6 on him.

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5 Why should you be beaten7 anymore? Why do you persist8 in rebellion?9 Your whole head is injured, your whole heart10 afflicted.11

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6 From the sole of your foot to the top of your head12 there is no soundness13-- only wounds and welts14 and open sores, not cleansed or bandaged15 or soothed with oil.16

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7 Your country is desolate,17 your cities burned with fire;18 your fields are being stripped by foreigners19 right before you, laid waste as when overthrown by strangers.20

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8 The Daughter of Zion21 is left22 like a shelter in a vineyard, like a hut23 in a field of melons, like a city under siege.

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9 Unless the LORD Almighty had left us some survivors,24 we would have become like Sodom, we would have been like Gomorrah.25

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