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Jeremiah 51:7-17

NIV 7 Babylon was a gold cup in the LORD's hand; she made the whole earth drunk. The nations drank her wine; therefore they have now gone mad. NIV 7 Babylon was a gold cup in the LORD's hand; she made the whole earth drunk. The nations drank her wine; therefore they have now gone mad. NIV 8 Babylon will suddenly fall and be broken. Wail over her! Get balm for her pain; perhaps she can be healed. NIV 8 Babylon will suddenly fall and be broken. Wail over her! Get balm for her pain; perhaps she can be healed. NIV 9 " 'We would have healed Babylon, but she cannot be healed; let us leave her and each go to his own land, for her judgment reaches to the skies, it rises as high as the clouds.' NIV 9 " 'We would have healed Babylon, but she cannot be healed; let us leave her and each go to his own land, for her judgment reaches to the skies, it rises as high as the clouds.' NIV 10 " 'The LORD has vindicated us; come, let us tell in Zion what the LORD our God has done.' NIV 10 " 'The LORD has vindicated us; come, let us tell in Zion what the LORD our God has done.' NIV 11 "Sharpen the arrows, take up the shields! The LORD has stirred up the kings of the Medes, because his purpose is to destroy Babylon. The LORD will take vengeance, vengeance for his temple. NIV 11 "Sharpen the arrows, take up the shields! The LORD has stirred up the kings of the Medes, because his purpose is to destroy Babylon. The LORD will take vengeance, vengeance for his temple. NIV 12 Lift up a banner against the walls of Babylon! Reinforce the guard, station the watchmen, prepare an ambush! The LORD will carry out his purpose, his decree against the people of Babylon. NIV 12 Lift up a banner against the walls of Babylon! Reinforce the guard, station the watchmen, prepare an ambush! The LORD will carry out his purpose, his decree against the people of Babylon. NIV 13 You who live by many waters and are rich in treasures, your end has come, the time for you to be cut off. NIV 13 You who live by many waters and are rich in treasures, your end has come, the time for you to be cut off. NIV 14 The LORD Almighty has sworn by himself: I will surely fill you with men, as with a swarm of locusts, and they will shout in triumph over you. NIV 14 The LORD Almighty has sworn by himself: I will surely fill you with men, as with a swarm of locusts, and they will shout in triumph over you. NIV 15 "He made the earth by his power; he founded the world by his wisdom and stretched out the heavens by his understanding. NIV 15 "He made the earth by his power; he founded the world by his wisdom and stretched out the heavens by his understanding. NIV 16 When he thunders, the waters in the heavens roar; he makes clouds rise from the ends of the earth. He sends lightning with the rain and brings out the wind from his storehouses. NIV 16 When he thunders, the waters in the heavens roar; he makes clouds rise from the ends of the earth. He sends lightning with the rain and brings out the wind from his storehouses. NIV 17 "Every man is senseless and without knowledge; every goldsmith is shamed by his idols. His images are a fraud; they have no breath in them. NIV 17 "Every man is senseless and without knowledge; every goldsmith is shamed by his idols. His images are a fraud; they have no breath in them.