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branches; nor any tree in the garden of God was like unto him in his
EZE 31:9 I have made him fair by the multitude of his branches: so that
all the trees of Eden, that were in the garden of God, envied him.
EZE 31:10 Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD; Because thou hast lifted
up thyself in height, and he hath shot up his top among the thick
boughs, and his heart is lifted up in his height;
EZE 31:11 I have therefore delivered him into the hand of the mighty
one of the heathen; he shall surely deal with him: I have driven him out
for his wickedness.
EZE 31:12 And strangers, the terrible of the nations, have cut him off,
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