Isaiah 65:11-21 NIV

11 "But as for you who forsake1 the LORD and forget my holy mountain,2 who spread a table for Fortune and fill bowls of mixed wine3 for Destiny,

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12 I will destine you for the sword,4 and you will all bend down for the slaughter;5 for I called but you did not answer,6 I spoke but you did not listen.7 You did evil in my sight and chose what displeases me."8

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13 Therefore this is what the Sovereign LORD says: "My servants will eat,9 but you will go hungry;10 my servants will drink,11 but you will go thirsty;12 my servants will rejoice,13 but you will be put to shame.14

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14 My servants will sing15 out of the joy of their hearts, but you will cry out16 from anguish of heart and wail in brokenness of spirit.

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15 You will leave your name to my chosen ones as a curse;17 the Sovereign LORD will put you to death, but to his servants he will give another name.18

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16 Whoever invokes a blessing19 in the land will do so by the God of truth;20 he who takes an oath in the land will swear21 by the God of truth. For the past troubles22 will be forgotten and hidden from my eyes.

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New Heavens and a New Earth

17 "Behold, I will create new heavens and a new earth.23 The former things will not be remembered,24 nor will they come to mind.

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18 But be glad and rejoice25 forever in what I will create, for I will create Jerusalem26 to be a delight and its people a joy.

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19 I will rejoice27 over Jerusalem and take delight28 in my people; the sound of weeping and of crying29 will be heard in it no more.

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20 "Never again will there be in it an infant30 who lives but a few days, or an old man who does not live out his years;31 he who dies at a hundred will be thought a mere youth; he who fails to reacha a hundred will be considered accursed.

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    • a 65:20 - Or / "the sinner who reaches"
      21 They will build houses32 and dwell in them; they will plant vineyards and eat their fruit.33

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