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Isaiah 21:13-17 CEBA/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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13 An oracle about the desert. In the woods, in the desert where you camp, caravans of the Dedanites 13 An oracle concerning Arabia: You caravans of Dedanites, who camp in the thickets of Arabia,
14 meet the thirsty with water; inhabitants of the land of Tema greet the refugees with bread. 14 bring water for the thirsty; you who live in Tema, bring food for the fugitives.
15 They have fled from swords, from the drawn sword, from the bent bow and from the intensity of battle. 15 They flee from the sword, from the drawn sword, from the bent bow and from the heat of battle.
16 So the Lord said to me: Within a year, according to the number of years for which a laborer is hired, all the glory of Kedar will end; 16 This is what the Lord says to me: "Within one year, as a servant bound by contract would count it, all the pomp of Kedar will come to an end.
17 there will be few Kedarite archers remaining. The LORD God of Israel has spoken. 17 The survivors of the bowmen, the warriors of Kedar, will be few." The LORD, the God of Israel, has spoken.