King James Bible
And it grew,4 and became a spreading6 vine of low stature, whose branches turned2 toward him, and the roots thereof were under him: so it became a vine, and brought forth4 branches, and shot forth17 sprigs.
There was also another great eagle with great wings and many feathers: and, behold, this vine did bend1 her roots toward him, and shot forth14 her branches toward him, that he might water53 it by the furrows of her plantation.
Say3 thou, Thus saith1 the Lord GOD; Shall it prosper?4 shall he not pull17 up the roots thereof, and cut off25 the fruit thereof, that it wither?1 it shall wither4 in all the leaves of her spring, even without great power or many people to pluck it up2 by the roots thereof.
Say3 now to the rebellious house, Know1 ye not what these [things mean]? tell3 [them], Behold, the king of Babylon is come6 to Jerusalem, and hath taken4 the king thereof, and the princes thereof, and led55 them with him to Babylon;
But he rebelled4 against him in sending2 his ambassadors into Egypt, that they might give2 him horses and much people. Shall he prosper?4 shall he escape11 that doeth6 such [things]? or shall he break52 the covenant, and be delivered?8
[As] I live, saith7 the Lord GOD, surely in the place [where] the king [dwelleth] that made him king,56 whose oath he despised,1 and whose covenant he brake,52 [even] with him in the midst of Babylon he shall die.4
Thus saith1 the Lord GOD; I will also take1 of the highest branch of the high6 cedar, and will set1 [it]; I will crop off4 from the top of his young twigs a tender one, and will plant1 [it] upon an high mountain and eminent:7
In the mountain of the height of Israel will I plant4 it: and it shall bring forth1 boughs, and bear1 fruit, and be a goodly cedar: and under it shall dwell1 all fowl of every wing; in the shadow of the branches thereof shall they dwell.4
And all the trees of the field shall know1 that I the LORD have brought down52 the high tree, have exalted52 the low tree, have dried up52 the green tree, and have made the dry tree to flourish:52 I the LORD have spoken14 and have done1 [it].
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