"Now what have you against me, O Tyre and Sidon1 and all you regions of Philistia?2 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.3
For you took my silver and my gold and carried off my finest treasures to your temples.4
You sold the people of Judah and Jerusalem to the Greeks,5 that you might send them far from their homeland.
"See, I am going to rouse them out of the places to which you sold them,6 and I will return7 on your own heads what you have done.
I will sell your sons8 and daughters to the people of Judah,9 and they will sell them to the Sabeans,10 a nation far away." The LORD has spoken.11
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