15 And after that I have plucked them out, I [a]will return, and have compassion on them, and will bring again every man to his heritage, and every man to his land.

16 And if they will learn the [b]ways of my people, to swear by my Name, (The [c]Lord liveth, as they taught my people to swear by Baal) then shall they be built [d]in the midst of my people.

17 But if they will not obey, then will I utterly pluck up, and destroy that nation, saith the Lord.

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Footnotes

  1. Jeremiah 12:15 After that I have punished the Gentiles, I will have mercy upon them.
  2. Jeremiah 12:16 The true doctrine and manner to serve God.
  3. Jeremiah 12:16 Read Jer. 4:2.
  4. Jeremiah 12:16 They shall be of the number of the faithful, and have a place in my Church.