Jeremiah 44:3-13 NIV

3 because of the evil1 they have done. They provoked me to anger2 by burning incense3 and by worshiping other gods4 that neither they nor you nor your fathers5 ever knew.

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4 Again and again6 I sent my servants the prophets,7 who said, 'Do not do this detestable8 thing that I hate!'

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5 But they did not listen or pay attention;910 they did not turn from their wickedness11 or stop burning incense12 to other gods.13

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6 Therefore, my fierce anger was poured out;14 it raged against the towns of Judah and the streets of Jerusalem and made them the desolate ruins15 they are today.

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7 "Now this is what the LORD God Almighty, the God of Israel, says: Why bring such great disaster16 on yourselves by cutting off from Judah the men and women,17 the children and infants, and so leave yourselves without a remnant?18

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8 Why provoke me to anger with what your hands have made,19 burning incense20 to other gods in Egypt,21 where you have come to live?22 You will destroy yourselves and make yourselves an object of cursing and reproach23 among all the nations on earth.

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      9 Have you forgotten the wickedness committed by your fathers24 and by the kings25 and queens26 of Judah and the wickedness committed by you and your wives27 in the land of Judah and the streets of Jerusalem?28

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          10 To this day they have not humbled29 themselves or shown reverence,30 nor have they followed my law31 and the decrees32 I set before you and your fathers.33

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          11 "Therefore, this is what the LORD Almighty,34 the God of Israel, says: I am determined to bring disaster35 on you and to destroy all Judah.

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          12 I will take away the remnant36 of Judah who were determined to go to Egypt to settle there. They will all perish in Egypt; they will fall by the sword or die from famine. From the least to the greatest,37 they will die by sword or famine.38 They will become an object of cursing and horror, of condemnation and reproach.39

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          13 I will punish40 those who live in Egypt with the sword,41 famine and plague,42 as I punished Jerusalem.

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