Joel 3:3-13 NIV

3 They cast lots1 for my people and traded boys for prostitutes; they sold girls for wine2 that they might drink.

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4 "Now what have you against me, O Tyre and Sidon3 and all you regions of Philistia?4 Are you repaying me for something I have done? If you are paying me back, I will swiftly and speedily return on your own heads what you have done.5

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5 For you took my silver and my gold and carried off my finest treasures to your temples.6

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6 You sold the people of Judah and Jerusalem to the Greeks,7 that you might send them far from their homeland.

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7 "See, I am going to rouse them out of the places to which you sold them,8 and I will return9 on your own heads what you have done.

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8 I will sell your sons10 and daughters to the people of Judah,11 and they will sell them to the Sabeans,12 a nation far away." The LORD has spoken.13

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9 Proclaim this among the nations: Prepare for war!14 Rouse the warriors!15 Let all the fighting men draw near and attack.

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10 Beat your plowshares into swords and your pruning hooks16 into spears.17 Let the weakling18 say, "I am strong!"19

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11 Come quickly, all you nations from every side, and assemble20 there. Bring down your warriors,21 O LORD!

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12 "Let the nations be roused; let them advance into the Valley of Jehoshaphat,22 for there I will sit to judge23 all the nations on every side.

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      13 Swing the sickle,24 for the harvest25 is ripe. Come, trample the grapes,26 for the winepress27 is full and the vats overflow-- so great is their wickedness!"

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