Then the mountains will melt under him and the valleys will burst open, like wax near the fire, like waters poured down a steep place.
All this is for the transgression of Jacob and for the sins of the house of Israel. What is the transgression of Jacob? Is it not Samaria? And what is the high place a of Judah? Is it not Jerusalem?
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