Isaiah 28:5-15 NIV

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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7 And these also stagger from wine and reel from beer: Priests and prophets stagger from beer and are befuddled with wine; they reel from beer, they stagger when seeing visions, they stumble when rendering decisions.

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8 All the tables are covered with vomit and there is not a spot without filth.

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9 “Who is it he is trying to teach? To whom is he explaining his message? To children weaned from their milk, to those just taken from the breast?

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10 For it is: Do this, do that, a rule for this, a rule for thata ; a little here, a little there.”

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    • › 28:10 - Hebrew "/ sav lasav sav lasav" / "kav lakav kav lakav" (probably meaningless sounds mimicking the prophet’s words); also in verse 13
      11 Very well then, with foreign lips and strange tongues God will speak to this people,

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      12 to whom he said, “This is the resting place, let the weary rest”; and, “This is the place of repose”— but they would not listen.

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      13 So then, the word of the LORD to them will become: Do this, do that, a rule for this, a rule for that; a little here, a little there— so that as they go they will fall backward; they will be injured and snared and captured.

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      14 Therefore hear the word of the LORD, you scoffers who rule this people in Jerusalem.

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      15 You boast, “We have entered into a covenant with death, with the realm of the dead we have made an agreement. When an overwhelming scourge sweeps by, it cannot touch us, for we have made a lie our refuge and falsehoodb our hiding place.”

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        • œ 28:15 - Or "false gods"