Jeremiah 23:4-14 NIV

4 I will place shepherds over them who will tend them, and they will no longer be afraid or terrified, nor will any be missing,” declares the LORD.

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5 “The days are coming,” declares the LORD, “when I will raise up for Davida a righteous Branch, a King who will reign wisely and do what is just and right in the land.

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    • ‚ 23:5 - Or "up from David’s line"
      6 In his days Judah will be saved and Israel will live in safety. This is the name by which he will be called: The LORD Our Righteous Savior.

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      7 “So then, the days are coming,” declares the LORD, “when people will no longer say, ‘As surely as the LORD lives, who brought the Israelites up out of Egypt,’

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      8 but they will say, ‘As surely as the LORD lives, who brought the descendants of Israel up out of the land of the north and out of all the countries where he had banished them.’ Then they will live in their own land.”

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      Lying Prophets

      9 Concerning the prophets: My heart is broken within me; all my bones tremble. I am like a drunken man, like a strong man overcome by wine, because of the LORDand his holy words.

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      10 The land is full of adulterers; because of the curseb the land lies parched and the pastures in the wilderness are withered. The prophets follow an evil course and use their power unjustly.

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        • ƒ 23:10 - Or "because of these things"
          11 “Both prophet and priest are godless; even in my temple I find their wickedness,” declares the LORD.

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          12 “Therefore their path will become slippery; they will be banished to darkness and there they will fall. I will bring disaster on them in the year they are punished,” declares the LORD.

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          13 “Among the prophets of Samaria I saw this repulsive thing: They prophesied by Baal and led my people Israel astray.

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          14 And among the prophets of Jerusalem I have seen something horrible: They commit adultery and live a lie. They strengthen the hands of evildoers, so that not one of them turns from their wickedness. They are all like Sodom to me; the people of Jerusalem are like Gomorrah.”

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