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And it shall be, as with the people, so with the priest; as with the servant, so with his master; as with the maid, so with her mistress; as with the buyer, so with the seller; as with the lender, so with the borrower; as with the taker of usury, so with the giver of usury to him.
As with the people
As with the people
And the mean man bows down, and the great man humbles himself; therefore thou shalt not forgive them.
the mighty man and the man of war, the judge and the prophet, the fortune-teller and the ancient,
And the mean man shall be brought down, and the mighty man shall be humbled, and the eyes of the lofty shall be humbled:
Therefore the LORD will cut off from Israel head and tail, branch and rush, in one day.
2 Chronicles 36:14
Moreover, all the princes of the priests and the people increased the rebellion, rebelling according to all the abominations of the Gentiles and polluting the house of the LORD which he had sanctified in Jerusalem.
O LORD, are not thine eyes upon the truth? Thou hast stricken them, but they did not feel it; thou hast consumed them, but they have refused to receive chastisement; they have made their faces harder than a rock; they have refused to return.
For both prophet and priest are feigned; even in my house I have found their wickedness, said the LORD.
Then arose Ishmael the son of Nethaniah and the ten men that were with him, and smote Gedaliah the son of Ahikam the son of Shaphan with the sword and slew him whom the king of Babylon had made governor over the land.
For thus hath the LORD of the hosts, the God of Israel said: As my anger and my fury have been poured forth upon the inhabitants of Jerusalem, so shall my fury be poured forth upon you when ye shall enter into Egypt, and ye shall be an execration and an astonishment and a curse and a reproach; and ye shall see this place no more.
Therefore thus hath the LORD of the hosts, the God of Israel said: Behold, I will set my face against you for evil and to cut off all Judah.
And the captain of the guard took Seraiah the chief priest, and Zephaniah the second priest, and the three keepers of the door.
Mem For the sins of her prophets and the iniquities of her priests, that have shed the blood of the just in the midst of her,
Princes were hanged up by their hand; the countenance of the elders was not honoured.
The time is come, the day draws near; do not let the buyer rejoice, nor the seller mourn; for wrath is upon all the multitude thereof.
and I will set my face against that man and will set him up for a sign and for sayings, and I will cut him off from among my people; and ye shall know that I am the LORD.
we have sinned, we have committed iniquity, we have done wickedly, and we have been rebels, and we have departed from thy commandments and from thy judgments.
The people shall become like the priest; and I will visit his ways upon him, and they shall reward him according to his doings.
knowing that whatever good thing anyone does, the same shall they receive of the Lord, whether they are slaves or free.
The earth shall be utterly broken down; the earth is clean dissolved; the earth is moved exceedingly.