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how is Babylon become a desolation among the nations!
JER 50:24 I have laid a snare for thee, and thou art also taken, O
Babylon, and thou wast not aware: thou art found, and also caught,
because thou hast striven against the LORD.
JER 50:25 The LORD hath opened his armoury, and hath brought forth the
weapons of his indignation: for this is the work of the Lord GOD of
hosts in the land of the Chaldeans.
JER 50:26 Come against her from the utmost border, open her
storehouses: cast her up as heaps, and destroy her utterly: let nothing
of her be left.
JER 50:27 Slay all her bullocks; let them go down to the slaughter: woe
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