Jeremiah 48:35-45 NIV

35 In Moab I will put an end to those who make offerings on the high places and burn incense to their gods,” declares the LORD.

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36 “So my heart laments for Moab like the music of a pipe; it laments like a pipe for the people of Kir Hareseth. The wealth they acquired is gone.

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37 Every head is shaved and every beard cut off; every hand is slashed and every waist is covered with sackcloth.

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38 On all the roofs in Moab and in the public squares there is nothing but mourning, for I have broken Moab like a jar that no one wants,” declares the LORD.

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39 “How shattered she is! How they wail! How Moab turns her back in shame! Moab has become an object of ridicule, an object of horror to all those around her.”

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40 This is what the LORD says: “Look! An eagle is swooping down, spreading its wings over Moab.

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41 Keriotha will be captured and the strongholds taken. In that day the hearts of Moab’s warriors will be like the heart of a woman in labor.

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    • È 48:41 - Or "The cities"
      42 Moab will be destroyed as a nation because she defied the LORD.

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          43 Terror and pit and snare await you, you people of Moab,” declares the LORD.

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          44 “Whoever flees from the terror will fall into a pit, whoever climbs out of the pit will be caught in a snare; for I will bring on Moab the year of her punishment,” declares the LORD.

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          45 “In the shadow of Heshbon the fugitives stand helpless, for a fire has gone out from Heshbon, a blaze from the midst of Sihon; it burns the foreheads of Moab, the skulls of the noisy boasters.

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