Ezekiel 34:22-31 NIV

22 I will save my flock, and they will no longer be plundered. I will judge between one sheep and another.1

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23 I will place over them one shepherd, my servant David, and he will tend2 them; he will tend them and be their shepherd.3

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24 I the LORD will be their God,4 and my servant David5 will be prince among them.6 I the LORD have spoken.7

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25 " 'I will make a covenant8 of peace9 with them and rid the land of wild beasts10 so that they may live in the desert and sleep in the forests in safety.11

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26 I will bless12 them and the places surrounding my hill.a I will send down showers in season;13 there will be showers of blessing.14

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    • a 34:26 - Or "I will make them and the places surrounding my hill a blessing"
      27 The trees of the field will yield their fruit15 and the ground will yield its crops;16 the people will be secure17 in their land. They will know that I am the LORD, when I break the bars of their yoke18 and rescue them from the hands of those who enslaved them.19

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      28 They will no longer be plundered by the nations, nor will wild animals devour them. They will live in safety,20 and no one will make them afraid.21

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      29 I will provide for them a land renowned22 for its crops, and they will no longer be victims of famine23 in the land or bear the scorn24 of the nations.25

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      30 Then they will know that I, the LORD their God, am with them and that they, the house of Israel, are my people, declares the Sovereign LORD.26

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      31 You my sheep,27 the sheep of my pasture,28 are people, and I am your God, declares the Sovereign LORD.' "

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