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ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_26 22:6
"Look, every prince of Israel within you has used his strength to shed blood.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_26 19:3-6
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She brought up one of her cubs, and he became a young lion. After he learned to tear prey, he devoured people.
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When the nations heard about him, he was caught in their pit. Then they led him away with hooks to the land of Egypt.
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When she saw that she waited [in vain], that her hope was lost, she took another of her cubs and made him a young lion.
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He prowled among the lions, and he became a young lion. After he learned to tear prey, he devoured people.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_26 22:6
"Look, every prince of Israel within you has used his strength to shed blood.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_26 45:9
"This is what the Lord God says: You have gone too far, princes of Israel! Put away violence and oppression and do what is just and right. Put an end to your evictions of My people." [This is] the declaration of the Lord God.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_23 1:23
Your rulers are rebels, friends of thieves. They all love graft and chase after bribes. They do not defend the rights of the fatherless, and the widow's case never comes before them."
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_28 7:1-7
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when I heal Israel, the sins of Ephraim and the crimes of Samaria will be exposed. For they practice fraud; a thief breaks in; a gang pillages outside.
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But they never consider that I remember all their evil. Now their sins are all around them; they are right in front of My face.
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They please the king with their evil, the princes with their lies.
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All of them commit adultery; [they are] like an oven heated by a baker who stops stirring [the fire] from the kneading of the dough until it is leavened.
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On the day of our king, the princes are sick with the heat of wine-- there is a conspiracy with traitors.
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For they-- their hearts like an oven-- draw him into their oven. Their anger smolders all night; in the morning it blazes like a flaming fire.
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All of them are as hot as an oven, and they consume their rulers. All their kings fall; not one of them calls on Me.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_33 3:2
You hate good and love evil. You tear off the skin of people and [strip] their flesh from their bones.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_33 3:3
You eat the flesh of my people after you strip their skin from them and break their bones. You chop them up like flesh for the cooking pot, like meat in a caldron."
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_33 3:9-11
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Listen to this, leaders of the house of Jacob, you rulers of the house of Israel, who abhor justice and pervert everything that is right,
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who build Zion with bloodshed and Jerusalem with injustice.
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Her leaders issue rulings for a bribe, her priests teach for payment, and her prophets practice divination for money. Yet they lean on the Lord, saying, "Isn't the LORD among us? No calamity will overtake us."
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_33 7:8
Do not rejoice over me, my enemy! Though I have fallen, I will stand up; though I sit in darkness, the LORD will be my light.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_36 3:3
The princes within her are roaring lions; her judges are wolves of the night, which leave nothing for the morning.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_59 2:6
Yet you dishonored that poor man. Don't the rich oppress you and drag you into the courts?
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_59 2:7
Don't they blaspheme the noble name that you bear?
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ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_26 22:13
"Now look, I clap My hands together against the unjust gain you have made and against the blood shed among you.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_40 21:13
And He said to them, "It is written, My house will be called a house of prayer. But you are making it a den of thieves!"
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_59 5:1-4
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Come now, you rich people! Weep and wail over the miseries that are coming on you.
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Your wealth is ruined: your clothes are moth-eaten;
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your silver and gold are corroded, and their corrosion will be a witness against you and will eat your flesh like fire. You stored up treasure in the last days!
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Look! The pay that you withheld from the workers who reaped your fields cries out, and the outcry of the harvesters has reached the ears of the Lord of Hosts.