17 Indeed, all who are determined to go to Egypt to settle there will die by the sword, famine and plague; not one of them will survive or escape the disaster I will bring on them.’
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18 This is what the LORD Almighty, the God of Israel, says: ‘As my anger and wrath have been poured out on those who lived in Jerusalem, so will my wrath be poured out on you when you go to Egypt. You will be a cursea and an object of horror, a curseb and an object of reproach; you will never see this place again.’
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    • ¸ 42:18 - That is, your name will be used in cursing (see 29:22); or, others will see that you are cursed.
    • ¹ 42:18 - That is, your name will be used in cursing (see 29:22); or, others will see that you are cursed.
      19 “Remnant of Judah, the LORD has told you, ‘Do not go to Egypt.’ Be sure of this: I warn you today
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      20 that you made a fatal mistake when you sent me to the LORD your God and said, ‘Pray to the LORD our God for us; tell us everything he says and we will do it.’
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      21 I have told you today, but you still have not obeyed the LORD your God in all he sent me to tell you.
      22 So now, be sure of this: You will die by the sword, famine and plague in the place where you want to go to settle.”
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