Jeremiah 15:10-14 NIV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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10 Alas, my mother, that you gave me birth, a man with whom the whole land strives and contends! I have neither lent nor borrowed, yet everyone curses me. 10 Alas, my mother, that you gave me birth, a man with whom the whole land strives and contends! I have neither lent nor borrowed, yet everyone curses me.
11 The LORD said, "Surely I will deliver you for a good purpose; surely I will make your enemies plead with you in times of disaster and times of distress. 11 The LORD said, "Surely I will deliver you for a good purpose; surely I will make your enemies plead with you in times of disaster and times of distress.
12 "Can a man break iron-- iron from the north--or bronze? 12 "Can a man break iron-- iron from the north--or bronze?
13 Your wealth and your treasures I will give as plunder, without charge, because of all your sins throughout your country. 13 Your wealth and your treasures I will give as plunder, without charge, because of all your sins throughout your country.
14 I will enslave you to your enemies in a land you do not know, for my anger will kindle a fire that will burn against you." 14 I will enslave you to your enemies in a land you do not know, for my anger will kindle a fire that will burn against you."