Ezekiel 17:21-23 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)
21 Any among his forces who escape
will fall by the sword,
And whoever might survive
will be scattered to the winds.
Thus you will know that I the Lord have spoken.
22 Thus says the Lord God:
I, too, will pluck from the crest of the cedar
the highest branch.
From the top a tender shoot
I will break off and transplant
on a high, lofty mountain.
23 On the mountain height of Israel
I will plant it.
It shall put forth branches and bear fruit,
and become a majestic cedar.
Every small bird will nest under it,
all kinds of winged birds will dwell
in the shade of its branches.
New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)
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