Jeremiah 49:23-27 NIV

A Message About Damascus

23 Concerning Damascus:1 "Hamath2 and Arpad3 are dismayed, for they have heard bad news. They are disheartened, troubled likea the restless sea.4

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24 Damascus has become feeble, she has turned to flee and panic has gripped her; anguish and pain have seized her, pain like that of a woman in labor.5

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25 Why has the city of renown not been abandoned, the town in which I delight?
26 Surely, her young men6 will fall in the streets; all her soldiers will be silenced7 in that day," declares the LORD Almighty.

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27 "I will set fire8 to the walls of Damascus;9 it will consume10 the fortresses of Ben-Hadad.11"

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