The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
JER 25:3 From the thirteenth year of Josiah the son of Amon king of
Judah, even unto this day, that is the three and twentieth year, the
word of the LORD hath come unto me, and I have spoken unto you, rising
early and speaking; but ye have not hearkened.
JER 25:4 And the LORD hath sent unto you all his servants the prophets,
rising early and sending them; but ye have not hearkened, nor inclined
your ear to hear.
JER 25:5 They said, Turn ye again now every one from his evil way, and
from the evil of your doings, and dwell in the land that the LORD hath
given unto you and to your fathers for ever and ever:
JER 25:6 And go not after other gods to serve them, and to worship
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