I am going to send for all the families of the north’(A)—this is the Lord’s declaration—‘and send for my servant(B) Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon, and I will bring them against this land, against its residents, and against all these surrounding nations, and I will completely destroy them and make them an example of horror(C) and scorn, and ruins forever.(D)

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13 For by myself I have sworn”(A)—this is the Lord’s declaration—“Bozrah[a] will become a desolation, a disgrace, a ruin, and an example for cursing, and all its surrounding cities will become ruins forever.”(B)

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Footnotes

  1. 49:13 = Edom’s capital

Though Edom says, “We have been devastated, but we will rebuild[a] the ruins,” the Lord of Armies says this: “They may build, but I will demolish. They will be called a wicked country(A) and the people the Lord has cursed[b] forever.(B)

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Footnotes

  1. 1:4 Or will return and build
  2. 1:4 Or Lord is angry with

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