Jeremiah 8:17-22 NIV

17 "See, I will send venomous snakes1 among you, vipers that cannot be charmed,2 and they will bite you," declares the LORD.

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18 O my Comfortera in sorrow, my heart is faint3 within me.

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    • b 8:18 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this word is uncertain.
      19 Listen to the cry of my people from a land far away:4 "Is the LORD not in Zion? Is her King5 no longer there?" "Why have they provoked6 me to anger with their images, with their worthless7 foreign idols?"8

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      20 "The harvest is past, the summer has ended, and we are not saved."
      21 Since my people are crushed,9 I am crushed; I mourn,10 and horror grips me.

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      22 Is there no balm in Gilead?11 Is there no physician12 there? Why then is there no healing13 for the wound of my people?

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