Jeremiah 3:1-6 NAS

The Polluted Land

1 God asays, "1If a husband divorces his wife And she goes from him And belongs to another man, Will he still return to her? Will not that land be completely bpolluted? But you 2are a harlot with many clovers; Yet you 3turn to Me," declares the LORD.

References for Jeremiah 3:1

    • y 3:1 - Lit "saying"
    • z 3:1 - Or "alienated"
    • { 3:1 - Lit "companions"
      2 "Lift up your eyes to the 4bare heights and see; Where have you not been violated? By the roads you have 5sat for them Like an Arab in the desert, And you have 6polluted a land With your harlotry and with your wickedness.

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      3 "Therefore the 7showers have been withheld, And there has been no spring rain. Yet you had a 8harlot's * forehead; You refused to be ashamed.

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      4 "Have you not just now called to Me, '9My Father, You are the d10friend of my 11youth?

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        • | 3:4 - Lit "leader"
          5 '12Will He be angry forever? Will He ebe indignant to the end?' Behold, you have spoken And have done evil things, And you have fhad your way."

          References for Jeremiah 3:5

            • } 3:5 - Lit "keep it"
            • ~ 3:5 - Lit "been able"

              Faithless Israel

              6 Then the LORD said to me in the days of Josiah the king, "Have you seen what faithless Israel did? She 13went up on every high hill and under every green tree, and she was a harlot there.

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