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Then said I, Lord, how long? And he answered, Until the cities be wasted without inhabitant, and the houses without man, and the land be utterly desolate,
How long, O God, shall the adversary reproach? Shall the enemy blaspheme thy name for ever?
Return, O Jehovah; how long? And let it repent thee concerning thy servants.
Jehovah, how long shall the wicked, How long shall the wicked triumph?
Your country is desolate; your cities are burned with fire; your land, strangers devour it in your presence, and it is desolate, as overthrown by strangers.
And her gates shall lament and mourn; and she shall be desolate and sit upon the ground.
Behold, Jehovah maketh the earth empty, and maketh it waste, and turneth it upside down, and scattereth abroad the inhabitants thereof.
And Laban said, It is better that I give her to thee, than that I should give her to another man. Abide with me.
In that day shall their strong cities be as the forsaken places in the wood and on the mountain top, which were forsaken from before the children of Israel; and it shall be a desolation.