Isaiah 32:2-12 NIV

2 Each man will be like a shelter1 from the wind and a refuge from the storm,2 like streams of water3 in the desert4 and the shadow of a great rock in a thirsty land.

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3 Then the eyes of those who see will no longer be closed,5 and the ears6 of those who hear will listen.

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4 The mind of the rash will know and understand,7 and the stammering tongue8 will be fluent and clear.

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5 No longer will the fool9 be called noble nor the scoundrel be highly respected.

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6 For the fool speaks folly,10 his mind is busy with evil:11 He practices ungodliness12 and spreads error13 concerning the LORD; the hungry he leaves empty14 and from the thirsty he withholds water.

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7 The scoundrel's methods are wicked,15 he makes up evil schemes16 to destroy the poor with lies, even when the plea of the needy17 is just.18

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8 But the noble man makes noble plans, and by noble deeds19 he stands.20

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The Women of Jerusalem

9 You women21 who are so complacent, rise up and listen22 to me; you daughters who feel secure,23 hear what I have to say!

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10 In little more than a year24 you who feel secure will tremble; the grape harvest will fail,25 and the harvest of fruit will not come.

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11 Tremble,26 you complacent women; shudder, you daughters who feel secure!27 Strip off your clothes,28 put sackcloth29 around your waists.

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12 Beat your breasts30 for the pleasant fields, for the fruitful vines31

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