Ezekiel 22:25-29 NIV

25 There is a conspiracy1 of her princesa within her like a roaring lion2 tearing its prey; they devour people,3 take treasures and precious things and make many widows4 within her.

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    • d 22:25 - Septuagint; Hebrew "prophets"
      26 Her priests do violence to my law5 and profane my holy things; they do not distinguish between the holy and the common;6 they teach that there is no difference between the unclean and the clean;7 and they shut their eyes to the keeping of my Sabbaths, so that I am profaned8 among them.9

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      27 Her officials10 within her are like wolves11 tearing their prey; they shed blood and kill people12 to make unjust gain.13

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      28 Her prophets whitewash14 these deeds for them by false visions and lying divinations.15 They say, 'This is what the Sovereign LORD says'--when the LORD has not spoken.16

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      29 The people of the land practice extortion and commit robbery;17 they oppress the poor and needy and mistreat the alien,18 denying them justice.19

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