People will oppress each other-- man against man, neighbor against neighbor.1 The young will rise up against the old, the base against the honorable.
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A man will seize one of his brothers at his father's home, and say, "You have a cloak, you be our leader; take charge of this heap of ruins!"
But in that day2 he will cry out, "I have no remedy.3 I have no food4 or clothing in my house; do not make me the leader of the people."5
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Jerusalem staggers, Judah is falling;6 their words7 and deeds8 are against the LORD, defying9 his glorious presence.
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The look on their faces testifies10 against them; they parade their sin like Sodom;11 they do not hide it. Woe to them! They have brought disaster12 upon themselves.
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Tell the righteous it will be well13 with them, for they will enjoy the fruit of their deeds.14
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Woe to the wicked!15 Disaster16 is upon them! They will be paid back17 for what their hands have done.18
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Youths19 oppress my people, women rule over them. O my people, your guides lead you astray;20 they turn you from the path.
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The LORD takes his place in court;21 he rises to judge22 the people.
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The LORD enters into judgment23 against the elders and leaders of his people: "It is you who have ruined my vineyard; the plunder24 from the poor25 is in your houses.
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What do you mean by crushing my people26 and grinding27 the faces of the poor?"28 declares the Lord, the LORD Almighty.29
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