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Moreover the word of the LORD came unto me, saying,
Ye stiffnecked and uncircumcised in heart and ears, ye do always resist the Holy Spirit; as your fathers did, so do ye.
for the mouth of the wicked and the mouth of the deceitful are opened against me; they have spoken of me with a lying tongue.
Their feet run to evil, and they make haste to shed innocent blood; their thoughts are thoughts of iniquity; wasting and destruction are their paths.
For among my people were found wicked men: they lay in wait as he that sets snares; they set a trap of perdition to catch men.
And they bend their tongues like their bow for lies, but they are not valiant for the truth upon the earth for they proceed from evil to evil, and they did not recognize me, said the LORD.
and took counsel that they might take Jesus by guile and kill him.
Why dost thou cause me to see iniquity and cause me to behold grievance and destruction and violence before me, in addition to those that raise up strife and contention?