Jeremiah 22:19-29 NIV

19 He will have the burial1 of a donkey-- dragged away and thrown2 outside the gates of Jerusalem."

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20 "Go up to Lebanon and cry out,3 let your voice be heard in Bashan,4 cry out from Abarim,5 for all your allies6 are crushed.

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21 I warned you when you felt secure,7 but you said, 'I will not listen!' This has been your way from your youth;8 you have not obeyed9 me.

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22 The wind10 will drive all your shepherds11 away, and your allies12 will go into exile. Then you will be ashamed and disgraced13 because of all your wickedness.

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      23 You who live in 'Lebanon,a14' who are nestled in cedar buildings, how you will groan when pangs come upon you, pain15 like that of a woman in labor!

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        • b 22:23 - That is, the palace in Jerusalem (see 1 Kings 7:2)
          24 "As surely as I live," declares the LORD, "even if you, Jehoiachinb16 son of Jehoiakim king of Judah, were a signet ring17 on my right hand, I would still pull you off.

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            • c 22:24 - Hebrew "Coniah," a variant of "Jehoiachin"; also in verse 28
              25 I will hand you over18 to those who seek your life, those you fear--to Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon and to the Babylonians.c

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              26 I will hurl19 you and the mother20 who gave you birth into another country, where neither of you was born, and there you both will die.

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              27 You will never come back to the land you long to return21 to."

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                  28 Is this man Jehoiachin22 a despised, broken pot,23 an object no one wants? Why will he and his children be hurled24 out, cast into a land25 they do not know?

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                  29 O land,26 land, land, hear the word of the LORD!

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