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Upon the land of my people shall come up thorns and briers; yea, upon all the houses of joy in the joyous city:

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Isaiah 6:11
And saying, How long, O Lord? And he will say, Till when the cities were laid waste from not being inhabited, and the houses from not a man, and the land shall be laid waste with desolation.
Isaiah 7:23
And it was in that day every place shall be where shall be there a thousand vines for a thousand of silver, for sharp points and thorns shall it be.
Isaiah 34:13
And thorns came up in her palaces, the nettle and the thorn bush in her fortifications, and it was a dwelling of jackals, an enclosure for the daughters of the ostrich.
Psalm 107:34
A land of fruit to saltness, for the evil of those dwelling in it
Hosea 9:6
For behold, they went from destruction: Egypt shall gather them together; Memphis shall bury them: the desire for their silver, the prickly weed shall possess them: the thorn in their tents.
Hosea 10:8
And the heights of vanity were destroyed, the sin of Israel: the thorn and weeds shall come up upon their altars; and they said to the mountains, Cover us; and to the hills, Fall upon us.

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Jeremiah 39:8
And the Chaldeans burnt the house of the king, and the house of the people, with fire, and they broke the walls of Jerusalem.
Revelation 18:7
As much as she glorified herself, and led an insolent life, give her so much torture and grief: for in her heart she says, I sit a queen, and am no widow, and I should see no grief.

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Isaiah 22:2
The city put in commotion was filled with noise, the exulting city: thy wounded not wounded of the sword, and not the dead of war.

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Isaiah 24:7
The new wine mourned, the vine languished, all they joyful of heart, sighed