Isaiah 65:7-17 NIV

7 both your sins1 and the sins of your fathers,"2 says the LORD. "Because they burned sacrifices on the mountains and defied me on the hills,3 I will measure into their laps the full payment4 for their former deeds."

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8 This is what the LORD says: "As when juice is still found in a cluster of grapes5 and men say, 'Don't destroy it, there is yet some good in it,' so will I do in behalf of my servants;6 I will not destroy them all.

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9 I will bring forth descendants7 from Jacob, and from Judah those who will possess8 my mountains; my chosen9 people will inherit them, and there will my servants live.10

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10 Sharon11 will become a pasture for flocks,12 and the Valley of Achor13 a resting place for herds, for my people who seek14 me.

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11 "But as for you who forsake15 the LORD and forget my holy mountain,16 who spread a table for Fortune and fill bowls of mixed wine17 for Destiny,

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12 I will destine you for the sword,18 and you will all bend down for the slaughter;19 for I called but you did not answer,20 I spoke but you did not listen.21 You did evil in my sight and chose what displeases me."22

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13 Therefore this is what the Sovereign LORD says: "My servants will eat,23 but you will go hungry;24 my servants will drink,25 but you will go thirsty;26 my servants will rejoice,27 but you will be put to shame.28

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14 My servants will sing29 out of the joy of their hearts, but you will cry out30 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;31 the Sovereign LORD will put you to death, but to his servants he will give another name.32

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16 Whoever invokes a blessing33 in the land will do so by the God of truth;34 he who takes an oath in the land will swear35 by the God of truth. For the past troubles36 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.37 The former things will not be remembered,38 nor will they come to mind.

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