14 Is Israel a servant, a slave by birth? Why then has he become plunder?
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15 Lions have roared; they have growled at him. They have laid waste his land; his towns are burned and deserted.
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16 Also, the men of Memphis and Tahpanhes have cracked your skull.
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17 Have you not brought this on yourselves by forsaking the LORD your God when he led you in the way?
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18 Now why go to Egypt to drink water from the Nile a ? And why go to Assyria to drink water from the Euphrates?
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    • d 2:18 - Hebrew "Shihor" ; that is, a branch of the Nile
      19 Your wickedness will punish you; your backsliding will rebuke you. Consider then and realize how evil and bitter it is for you when you forsake the LORD your God and have no awe of me,” declares the Lord, the LORD Almighty.