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Jeremiah 17:3-13 NIV

3 My mountain in the land and youra 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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      7 “But blessed is the one who trusts in the LORD, whose confidence is in him.

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      8 They will be like a tree planted by the water that sends out its roots by the stream. It does not fear when heat comes; its leaves are always green. It has no worries in a year of drought and never fails to bear fruit.”

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      9 The heart is deceitful above all things and beyond cure. Who can understand it?

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      10 “I the LORD search the heart and examine the mind, to reward each person according to their conduct, according to what their deeds deserve.”

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      11 Like a partridge that hatches eggs it did not lay are those who gain riches by unjust means. When their lives are half gone, their riches will desert them, and in the end they will prove to be fools.

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      12 A glorious throne, exalted from the beginning, is the place of our sanctuary.

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      13 LORD, you are the hope of Israel; all who forsake you will be put to shame. Those who turn away from you will be written in the dust because they have forsaken the LORD, the spring of living water.

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      • a 17:2 - That is, wooden symbols of the goddess Asherah
      • b 17:3 - Or "hills" / 3"and the mountains of the land." / "Your"
      • c 17:19 - Or "Army"