Jeremiah 48:21-31 NIV

21 Judgment has come to the plateau1-- to Holon,2 Jahzah3 and Mephaath,4

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22 to Dibon,5 Nebo6 and Beth Diblathaim,

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23 to Kiriathaim,7 Beth Gamul and Beth Meon,8

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24 to Kerioth9 and Bozrah10-- to all the towns11 of Moab, far and near.

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25 Moab's horna12 is cut off; her arm13 is broken," declares the LORD.

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    • g 48:25 - "Horn" here symbolizes strength.
      26 "Make her drunk,14 for she has defied15 the LORD. Let Moab wallow in her vomit;16 let her be an object of ridicule.17

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          27 Was not Israel the object of your ridicule?18 Was she caught among thieves,19 that you shake your head20 in scorn21 whenever you speak of her?

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          28 Abandon your towns and dwell among the rocks, you who live in Moab. Be like a dove22 that makes its nest at the mouth of a cave.23

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          29 "We have heard of Moab's pride24-- her overweening pride and conceit, her pride and arrogance and the haughtiness25 of her heart.

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          30 I know her insolence but it is futile," declares the LORD, "and her boasts26 accomplish nothing.

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          31 Therefore I wail27 over Moab, for all Moab I cry out, I moan for the men of Kir Hareseth.28

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