Jeremiah 12:7-9 NIV

7 "I will forsake1 my house, abandon2 my inheritance; I will give the one I love3 into the hands of her enemies.4

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8 My inheritance has become to me like a lion5 in the forest. She roars at me; therefore I hate her.6

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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.7

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