Jeremiah 15:15-18 NIV

15 You understand, O LORD; remember me and care for me. Avenge me on my persecutors.1 You are long-suffering2--do not take me away; think of how I suffer reproach for your sake.3

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16 When your words came, I ate4 them; they were my joy and my heart's delight,5 for I bear your name,6 O LORD God Almighty.

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17 I never sat7 in the company of revelers, never made merry with them; I sat alone because your hand8 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?9 Will you be to me like a deceptive brook, like a spring that fails?10

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