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19 He will receive[a] a donkey’s burial,
    dragged out and thrown outside the gates of Jerusalem.”

An Oracle against Jerusalem

20 Go up to Lebanon and cry out,
    to Bashan and lift up your voice.
Cry out from Abarim, for all your lovers[b]
    have been crushed.
21 I spoke to you when you were secure,[c]
    but you said, “I won’t listen!”
This has been your way since your youth,
    for you haven’t obeyed me.

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  1. Jeremiah 22:19 Lit. be buried with
  2. Jeremiah 22:20 I.e. your allies
  3. Jeremiah 22:21 Or prosperous