Jeremiah 5:27-29 NIV

27 Like cages full of birds, their houses are full of deceit; they have become rich and powerful

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28 and have grown fat and sleek. Their evil deeds have no limit; they do not seek justice. They do not promote the case of the fatherless; they do not defend the just cause of the poor.

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29 Should I not punish them for this?” declares the LORD. “Should I not avenge myself on such a nation as this?

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