Isaiah 3:1-9 NIV

Judgment on Jerusalem and Judah

1 See now, the Lord, the LORD Almighty, is about to take from Jerusalem and Judah both supply and support: all supplies of food and all supplies of water,

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2 the hero and the warrior, the judge and the prophet, the diviner and the elder,

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3 the captain of fifty and the man of rank, the counselor, skilled craftsman and clever enchanter.

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4 “I will make mere youths their officials; children will rule over them.”

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      5 People will oppress each other— man against man, neighbor against neighbor. The young will rise up against the old, the nobody against the honored.

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      6 A man will seize one of his brothers in his father’s house, and say, “You have a cloak, you be our leader; take charge of this heap of ruins!”
      7 But in that day he will cry out, “I have no remedy. I have no food or clothing in my house; do not make me the leader of the people.”

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      8 Jerusalem staggers, Judah is falling; their words and deeds are against the LORD, defying his glorious presence.

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      9 The look on their faces testifies against them; they parade their sin like Sodom; they do not hide it. Woe to them! They have brought disaster upon themselves.

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