Jeremiah 17:1-6 NIV

1 “Judah’s sin is engraved with an iron tool, inscribed with a flint point, on the tablets of their hearts and on the horns of their altars.

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2 Even their children remember their altars and Asherah polesabeside the spreading trees and on the high hills.

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    • u 17:2 - That is, wooden symbols of the goddess Asherah
      3 My mountain in the land and yourb wealth and all your treasures I will give away as plunder, together with your high places, because of sin throughout your country.

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        • v 17:3 - Or "hills" / 3"and the mountains of the land." / "Your"
          4 Through your own fault you will lose the inheritance I gave you. I will enslave you to your enemies in a land you do not know, for you have kindled my anger, and it will burn forever.”

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          5 This is what the LORD says: “Cursed is the one who trusts in man, who draws strength from mere flesh and whose heart turns away from the LORD.

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          6 That person will be like a bush in the wastelands; they will not see prosperity when it comes. They will dwell in the parched places of the desert, in a salt land where no one lives.

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