Jeremiah 10:17-25 NIV

Coming Destruction

17 Gather up your belongings to leave the land, you who live under siege.

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18 For this is what the LORD says: “At this time I will hurl out those who live in this land; I will bring distress on them so that they may be captured.”

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19 Woe to me because of my injury! My wound is incurable! Yet I said to myself, “This is my sickness, and I must endure it.”

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20 My tent is destroyed; all its ropes are snapped. My children are gone from me and are no more; no one is left now to pitch my tent or to set up my shelter.

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21 The shepherds are senseless and do not inquire of the LORD; so they do not prosper and all their flock is scattered.

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22 Listen! The report is coming— a great commotion from the land of the north! It will make the towns of Judah desolate, a haunt of jackals.

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Jeremiah’s Prayer

23 LORD, I know that people’s lives are not their own; it is not for them to direct their steps.

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24 Discipline me, LORD, but only in due measure— not in your anger, or you will reduce me to nothing.

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25 Pour out your wrath on the nations that do not acknowledge you, on the peoples who do not call on your name. For they have devoured Jacob; they have devoured him completely and destroyed his homeland.

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