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Therefore thus saith the LORD of hosts concerning the prophets; Behold, I will feed them with wormwood, and make them drink the water of gall: for from the prophets of Jerusalem is profaneness gone forth into all the land.

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Jeremiah 8:14
For what are we sitting? gather ye together and we will go into the fortified cities, and we shall be silent there: for Jehovah our God caused us to cease, and he will give us to drink the water of poison, for we sinned against Jehovah.
Jeremiah 9:15
For this, thus said Jehovah of armies, God of Israel: Behold me causing this people to eat wormwood, and I gave them to drink water of poison.
Psalm 69:21
And they will give my food poison, and for my thirst they will give me vinegar to drink.
Lamentations 3:5
He built against me, and he will surround with poison and distress.
Matthew 27:34
They gave him vinegar to drink. (mingled with bile: and having tasted, he would not drink.
Revelation 8:11
And the name of the star is called Wormwood: and the third of the waters is into wormwood; and many of men died of the waters, for they were rendered bitter.

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Jeremiah 26:7
And the priests and the prophets and all the people will hear Jeremiah speaking these words in the house of Jehovah.