Jeremiah 14:17-22 NAS

17 "You will say this word to them, '1Let my eyes flow down with tears night and day, And let them not cease; For the virgin 2daughter of my people has been crushed with a mighty blow, With a sorely 3infected wound.

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18 'If I 4go out to the country, Behold, those aslain with the sword! Or if I enter the city, Behold, diseases of famine! For 5both prophet and priest Have bgone roving about in the land that they do not know.' "

References for Jeremiah 14:18

    • ý 14:18 - Lit "pierced"
    • þ 14:18 - Or "gone around trading"
      19 Have You completely 6rejected Judah? Or have cYou loathed Zion? Why have You stricken us so that we 7are beyond healing? We 8waited for peace, but nothing good came; And for a time of healing, but behold, terror!

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      20 We 9know our wickedness, O LORD, The iniquity of our fathers, for 10we have sinned against You.

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      21 Do not despise us, 11for Your own name's sake; Do not disgrace the 12throne of Your glory; Remember and do not annul Your covenant with us.

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      22 Are there any among the d13idols of the nations who 14give rain? Or can the heavens grant showers? Is it not You, O LORD our God? Therefore we e15hope in You, For You are the one who has done all these things.

      References for Jeremiah 14:22

        • Ā 14:22 - Lit "vanities"
        • ā 14:22 - Or "wait for"