Jeremiah 6:2

2 I will destroy Daughter Zion, so beautiful and delicate.

Jeremiah 6:2 in Other Translations

2 I have likened the daughter of Zion to a comely and delicate woman.
2 The lovely and delicately bred I will destroy, the daughter of Zion.
2 O Jerusalem, you are my beautiful and delicate daughter— but I will destroy you!
2 I have likened my dear daughter Zion to a lovely meadow.
2 [Though she is] beautiful and delicate, I will destroy Daughter Zion.

Jeremiah 6:2 In-Context

1 “Flee for safety, people of Benjamin! Flee from Jerusalem! Sound the trumpet in Tekoa! Raise the signal over Beth Hakkerem! For disaster looms out of the north, even terrible destruction.
2 I will destroy Daughter Zion, so beautiful and delicate.
3 Shepherds with their flocks will come against her; they will pitch their tents around her, each tending his own portion.”
4 “Prepare for battle against her! Arise, let us attack at noon! But, alas, the daylight is fading, and the shadows of evening grow long.
5 So arise, let us attack at night and destroy her fortresses!”

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