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JEREMIAH

33And Hazor shall be a dwelling-place of jackals,
A desolation for ever; no man shall abide there,
Neither shall any son of man dwell therein.


34The word of the Lord that came to Jeremiah the prophet concerning Elam in the beginning of the reign of Zedekiah king of Judah, saying:

35Thus saith the Lord of hosts:
Behold, I will break the bow of Elam
The chief of their might.
36And I will bring against Elam the four winds
From the four quarters of heaven,
And will scatter them toward all those winds;
And there shall be no nation whither the dispersed of Elam shall not come.
37And I will cause Elam to be dismayed before their enemies,
And before them that seek their life;
And I will bring evil upon them,
Even My fierce anger, saith the Lord;
And I will send the sword after them,
Till I have consumed them;
38And I will set My throne in Elam,
And will destroy from thence king and princes, saith the Lord.
39But it shall come to pass in the end of days,
That I will bring back the captivity of Elam, saith the Lord.


50The word that the Lord spoke concerning Babylon, concerning the land of the Chaldeans, by Jeremiah the prophet.

2Declare ye among the nations and announce,
And set up a standard;
Announce, and conceal not;
Say: 'Babylon is taken,
Bel is put to shame, Merodach is dismayed;
Her images are put to shame, her idols are dismayed.'
3For out of the north there cometh up a nation against her,
Which shall make her land desolate,
And none shall dwell therein;
They are fled, they are gone, both man and beast.
4In those days, and in that time, saith the Lord,
The children of Israel shall come,
They and the children of Judah together;
They shall go on their way weeping,
And shall seek the Lord their God.
5They shall inquire concerning Zion
With their faces hitherward:
'Come ye, and join yourselves to the Lord
In an everlasting covenant that shall not be forgotten.'
 
6My people hath been lost sheep;
Their shepherds have caused them to go astray,
They have turned them away on the mountains;
They have gone from mountain to hill,
They have forgotten their resting-place.
7All that found them have devoured them;
And their adversaries said: 'We are not guilty';
Because they have sinned against the Lord, the habitation of justice,
Even the Lord, the hope of their fathers.
 
8Flee out of the midst of Babylon,
And go forth out of the land of the Chaldeans,

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