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perpetual sleep, and not wake, saith the King, whose name is the LORD of
JER 51:58 Thus saith the LORD of hosts; The broad walls of Babylon
shall be utterly broken, and her high gates shall be burned with fire;
and the people shall labour in vain, and the folk in the fire, and they
shall be weary.
JER 51:59 The word which Jeremiah the prophet commanded Seraiah the son
of Neriah, the son of Maaseiah, when he went with Zedekiah the king of
Judah into Babylon in the fourth year of his reign. And this Seraiah was
a quiet prince.
JER 51:60 So Jeremiah wrote in a book all the evil that should come
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