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Jeremiah 11:1-6 NLT/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 The LORD gave another message to Jeremiah. He said, 1 This is the word that came to Jeremiah from the LORD:
2 "Remind the people of Judah and Jerusalem about the terms of their covenant with me. 2 "Listen to the terms of this covenant and tell them to the people of Judah and to those who live in Jerusalem.
3 Say to them, 'This is what the LORD, the God of Israel, says: Cursed is anyone who does not obey the terms of my covenant!" 3 Tell them that this is what the LORD, the God of Israel, says: 'Cursed is the man who does not obey the terms of this covenant--
4 For I said to your ancestors when I brought them out of slavery in Egypt, "If you obey me and do whatever I command you, then you will be my people, and I will be your God." 4 the terms I commanded your forefathers when I brought them out of Egypt, out of the iron-smelting furnace.' I said, 'Obey me and do everything I command you, and you will be my people, and I will be your God.
5 I said this so I could keep my promise to your ancestors to give you a land flowing with milk and honey -- the land you live in today.'" Then I replied, "So be it, LORD!" 5 Then I will fulfill the oath I swore to your forefathers, to give them a land flowing with milk and honey'--the land you possess today." I answered, "Amen, LORD."
6 Then the LORD said, "Broadcast this message in the streets of Jerusalem. Go from town to town throughout the land and say, 'Remember the covenant your ancestors made, and do everything they promised. 6 The LORD said to me, "Proclaim all these words in the towns of Judah and in the streets of Jerusalem: 'Listen to the terms of this covenant and follow them.