Isaiah 5:23-30 NIV

23 who acquit the guilty for a bribe,1 but deny justice2 to the innocent.3

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24 Therefore, as tongues of fire4 lick up straw5 and as dry grass sinks down in the flames, so their roots will decay6 and their flowers blow away like dust;7 for they have rejected the law of the LORD Almighty and spurned the word8 of the Holy One9 of Israel.

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25 Therefore the LORD's anger10 burns against his people; his hand is raised and he strikes them down. The mountains shake,11 and the dead bodies12 are like refuse13 in the streets.14 Yet for all this, his anger is not turned away,15 his hand is still upraised.16

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26 He lifts up a banner17 for the distant nations, he whistles18 for those at the ends of the earth.19 Here they come, swiftly and speedily!

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27 Not one of them grows tired20 or stumbles, not one slumbers or sleeps; not a belt21 is loosened at the waist,22 not a sandal thong is broken.23

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28 Their arrows are sharp,24 all their bows25 are strung; their horses' hoofs26 seem like flint, their chariot wheels like a whirlwind.27

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29 Their roar is like that of the lion,28 they roar like young lions; they growl as they seize29 their prey and carry it off with no one to rescue.30

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30 In that day31 they will roar over it like the roaring of the sea.32 And if one looks at the land, he will see darkness33 and distress;34 even the light will be darkened35 by the clouds.

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