Jeremiah 15:10-20 NIV

10 Alas, my mother, that you gave me birth, a man with whom the whole land strives and contends! I have neither lent nor borrowed, yet everyone curses me.

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11 The LORD said, “Surely I will deliver you for a good purpose; surely I will make your enemies plead with you in times of disaster and times of distress.

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12 “Can a man break iron— iron from the north—or bronze?

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13 “Your wealth and your treasures I will give as plunder, without charge, because of all your sins throughout your country.

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14 I will enslave you to your enemies ina a land you do not know, for my anger will kindle a fire that will burn against you.”

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    • t 15:14 - Some Hebrew manuscripts, Septuagint and Syriac (see also 17:4); most Hebrew manuscripts "I will cause your enemies to bring you" / "into"
      15 LORD, you understand; remember me and care for me. Avenge me on my persecutors. You are long-suffering—do not take me away; think of how I suffer reproach for your sake.

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      16 When your words came, I ate them; they were my joy and my heart’s delight, for I bear your name, LORD God Almighty.

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      17 I never sat in the company of revelers, never made merry with them; I sat alone because your hand was on me and you had filled me with indignation.

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      18 Why is my pain unending and my wound grievous and incurable? You are to me like a deceptive brook, like a spring that fails.

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      19 Therefore this is what the LORD says: “If you repent, I will restore you that you may serve me; if you utter worthy, not worthless, words, you will be my spokesman. Let this people turn to you, but you must not turn to them.

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      20 I will make you a wall to this people, a fortified wall of bronze; they will fight against you but will not overcome you, for I am with you to rescue and save you,” declares the LORD.

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