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Jeremiah 17:11 NIV

11 Like a partridge that hatches eggs it did not lay are those who gain riches by unjust means. When their lives are half gone, their riches will desert them, and in the end they will prove to be fools.

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Study tools for Jeremiah 17:11

  • a 17:2 - That is, wooden symbols of the goddess Asherah
  • b 17:3 - Or "hills" / 3"and the mountains of the land." / "Your"
  • c 17:19 - Or "Army"