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||New International Version (NIV)
1 "I wanted to heal Israel, but its sins were far too great. Samaria is filled with liars, thieves, and bandits!
1 whenever I would heal Israel, the sins of Ephraim are exposed and the crimes of Samaria revealed. They practice deceit, thieves break into houses, bandits rob in the streets;
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