Jeremiah 31:22-32 NIV

22 How long will you wander,1 O unfaithful2 daughter? The LORD will create a new thing3 on earth-- a woman will surrounda4 a man."

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    • b 31:22 - Or "will go about [seeking]" ; or "will protect"
      23 This is what the LORD Almighty, the God of Israel, says: "When I bring them back from captivity,b5 the people in the land of Judah and in its towns will once again use these words: 'The LORD bless6 you, O righteous dwelling,7 O sacred mountain.'8

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        • c 31:23 - Or "I restore their fortunes"
          24 People will live9 together in Judah and all its towns--farmers and those who move about with their flocks.10

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          25 I will refresh the weary11 and satisfy the faint."12

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          26 At this I awoke13 and looked around. My sleep had been pleasant to me.

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          27 "The days are coming,"14 declares the LORD, "when I will plant15 the house of Israel and the house of Judah with the offspring of men and of animals.

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          28 Just as I watched16 over them to uproot17 and tear down, and to overthrow, destroy and bring disaster,18 so I will watch over them to build and to plant,"19 declares the LORD.

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          29 "In those days people will no longer say, 'The fathers20 have eaten sour grapes, and the children's teeth are set on edge.'21

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          30 Instead, everyone will die for his own sin;22 whoever eats sour grapes--his own teeth will be set on edge.

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          31 "The time is coming," declares the LORD, "when I will make a new covenant23 with the house of Israel and with the house of Judah.

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          32 It will not be like the covenant24 I made with their forefathers25 when I took them by the hand to lead them out of Egypt,26 because they broke my covenant, though I was a husband27 toc them,d " declares the LORD.

          References for Jeremiah 31:32

            • d 31:32 - Hebrew; Septuagint and Syriac "/ and I turned away from"
            • e 31:32 - Or "was their master"