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Jeremiah 9:2-6

NIV 2 Oh, that I had in the desert a lodging place for travelers, so that I might leave my people and go away from them; for they are all adulterers, a crowd of unfaithful people. NIV 2 Oh, that I had in the desert a lodging place for travelers, so that I might leave my people and go away from them; for they are all adulterers, a crowd of unfaithful people. NIV 3 "They make ready their tongue like a bow, to shoot lies; it is not by truth that they triumph in the land. They go from one sin to another; they do not acknowledge me," declares the LORD. NIV 3 "They make ready their tongue like a bow, to shoot lies; it is not by truth that they triumph in the land. They go from one sin to another; they do not acknowledge me," declares the LORD. NIV 4 "Beware of your friends; do not trust your brothers. For every brother is a deceiver, and every friend a slanderer. NIV 4 "Beware of your friends; do not trust your brothers. For every brother is a deceiver, and every friend a slanderer. NIV 5 Friend deceives friend, and no one speaks the truth. They have taught their tongues to lie; they weary themselves with sinning. NIV 5 Friend deceives friend, and no one speaks the truth. They have taught their tongues to lie; they weary themselves with sinning. NIV 6 You live in the midst of deception; in their deceit they refuse to acknowledge me," declares the LORD. NIV 6 You live in the midst of deception; in their deceit they refuse to acknowledge me," declares the LORD.