Jeremiah 12:7-13 NIV

7 “I will forsake my house, abandon my inheritance; I will give the one I love into the hands of her enemies.

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8 My inheritance has become to me like a lion in the forest. She roars at me; therefore I hate her.

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9 Has not my inheritance become to me like a speckled bird of prey that other birds of prey surround and attack? Go and gather all the wild beasts; bring them to devour.

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10 Many shepherds will ruin my vineyard and trample down my field; they will turn my pleasant field into a desolate wasteland.

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11 It will be made a wasteland, parched and desolate before me; the whole land will be laid waste because there is no one who cares.

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12 Over all the barren heights in the desert destroyers will swarm, for the sword of the LORD will devour from one end of the land to the other; no one will be safe.

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13 They will sow wheat but reap thorns; they will wear themselves out but gain nothing. They will bear the shame of their harvest because of the LORD’s fierce anger.”

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