Nehemiah 9:36-37 NIV

36 "But see, we are slaves1 today, slaves in the land you gave our forefathers so they could eat its fruit and the other good things it produces.

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37 Because of our sins, its abundant harvest goes to the kings you have placed over us. They rule over our bodies and our cattle as they please. We are in great distress.2

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