Jeremiah 15:16-21 NIV

16 When your words came, I ate1 them; they were my joy and my heart's delight,2 for I bear your name,3 O LORD God Almighty.

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17 I never sat4 in the company of revelers, never made merry with them; I sat alone because your hand5 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?6 Will you be to me like a deceptive brook, like a spring that fails?7

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19 Therefore this is what the LORD says: "If you repent, I will restore you that you may serve8 me; if you utter worthy, not worthless, words, you will be my spokesman.9 Let this people turn to you, but you must not turn to them.

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20 I will make you a wall10 to this people, a fortified wall of bronze; they will fight against you but will not overcome11 you, for I am with you to rescue and save you,"12 declares the LORD.

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21 "I will save13 you from the hands of the wicked14 and redeem15 you from the grasp of the cruel."16

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