Jeremiah 31:27-34 NIV

27 "The days are coming,"1 declares the LORD, "when I will plant2 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 watched3 over them to uproot4 and tear down, and to overthrow, destroy and bring disaster,5 so I will watch over them to build and to plant,"6 declares the LORD.

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29 "In those days people will no longer say, 'The fathers7 have eaten sour grapes, and the children's teeth are set on edge.'8

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30 Instead, everyone will die for his own sin;9 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 covenant10 with the house of Israel and with the house of Judah.

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32 It will not be like the covenant11 I made with their forefathers12 when I took them by the hand to lead them out of Egypt,13 because they broke my covenant, though I was a husband14 toa them,b " declares the LORD.

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    • d 31:32 - Hebrew; Septuagint and Syriac "/ and I turned away from"
    • e 31:32 - Or "was their master"
      33 "This is the covenant I will make with the house of Israel after that time," declares the LORD. "I will put my law in their minds15 and write it on their hearts.16 I will be their God, and they will be my people.17

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      34 No longer will a man teach18 his neighbor, or a man his brother, saying, 'Know the LORD,' because they will all know19 me, from the least of them to the greatest," declares the LORD. "For I will forgive20 their wickedness and will remember their sins21 no more."

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