Jeremiah 5:27-29 NIV

27 Like cages full of birds, their houses are full of deceit;1 they have become rich2 and powerful

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28 and have grown fat3 and sleek. Their evil deeds have no limit; they do not plead the case of the fatherless4 to win it, they do not defend the rights of the poor.5

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29 Should I not punish them for this?" declares the LORD. "Should I not avenge6 myself on such a nation as this?

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