those who trample the head of the poor (A)into the dust of the earth
    and (B)turn aside the way of the afflicted;
(C)a man and his father go in to the same girl,
    so that my holy name is profaned;
they lay themselves down beside every altar
    on garments (D)taken in pledge,
and in the house of their God they drink
    the wine of those who have been fined.

“Yet (E)it was I who destroyed the Amorite before them,
    (F)whose height was like the height of the cedars
    and who was as strong as the oaks;
(G)I destroyed his fruit above
    and his roots beneath.

Read full chapter

Bible Gateway Recommends

ESV Jeremiah Study Bible, hardcover
ESV Jeremiah Study Bible, hardcover
Retail: $49.99
Our Price: $24.99
Save: $25.00 (50%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
ESV Archaeology Study Bible (TruTone Imitation Leather, Brown)
ESV Archaeology Study Bible (TruTone Imitation Leather, Brown)
Retail: $79.99
Our Price: $24.99
Save: $55.00 (69%)
4.5 of 5.0 stars
ESV Reader's Bible (Summer Garden)
ESV Reader's Bible (Summer Garden)
Retail: $39.99
Our Price: $7.49
Save: $32.50 (81%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
ESV Economy Bible, Softcover, Case of 40
ESV Economy Bible, Softcover, Case of 40
Retail: $119.60
Our Price: $59.60
Save: $60.00 (50%)
ESV Women's Study Bible--soft leather-look, teal
ESV Women's Study Bible--soft leather-look, teal
Retail: $69.99
Our Price: $34.99
Save: $35.00 (50%)

Bible Gateway Sponsors