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Hammered silver is brought from Tarshish,
and gold is brought from Uphaz.
The handiwork of a goldsmith
and the work of a craftsman,
their idols are dressed in blue and purple.
But they are nothing but the work of skilled craftsmen.

10 But the Lord is the true God.
He is the living God, the eternal King.
The earth quakes at his wrath.
The nations cannot endure his fury.

11 You are to say this to them:
“These gods, who did not make the heavens and the earth,
    will perish from the earth and from under the heavens.”[a]

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  1. Jeremiah 10:11 This verse is in Aramaic. The word for make (avad) sounds like the word for perish (’avad).