Isaiah 28:1-6 NIV

Woe to the Leaders of Ephraim and Judah

1 Woe to that wreath, the pride of Ephraim’s drunkards, to the fading flower, his glorious beauty, set on the head of a fertile valley— to that city, the pride of those laid low by wine!

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      2 See, the Lord has one who is powerful and strong. Like a hailstorm and a destructive wind, like a driving rain and a flooding downpour, he will throw it forcefully to the ground.

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      3 That wreath, the pride of Ephraim’s drunkards, will be trampled underfoot.

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          4 That fading flower, his glorious beauty, set on the head of a fertile valley, will be like figs ripe before harvest— as soon as people see them and take them in hand, they swallow them.

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          5 In that day the LORD Almighty will be a glorious crown, a beautiful wreath for the remnant of his people.

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          6 He will be a spirit of justice to the one who sits in judgment, a source of strength to those who turn back the battle at the gate.

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