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ኣብ ራብዐይቲ ዓመቱ ንዮኣቂም ወዲ ዮስያስ ንጉስ ይሁዳ እታ፡ ነብዪ ኤርምያስ ንባሩኽ ወዲ ኔርያ ንሱውን ነዘን ቃላት እዚኤን ካብ ኣፍ ኤርምያስ ኣብ መጽሓፍ ኪጽሕፈን ከሎ፡ እተዛረቦ ቓል ከምዚ እትብል እያ፡
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ኣታ ባሩኽ፡ እግዚኣብሄር ኣምላኽ እስራኤል ብዛዕባኻ ኸምዚ ይብል ኣሎ፡
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ንስኻስ፡ እግዚኣብሄር ኣብ ርእሲ ቓንዛይ ሓዘን ወሲኹኒ እዩ እሞ፡ ወይለይ። ብብኽያተይ ደኸምኩ፡ ዕረፍቲውን ሰኣንኩ፡ ትብል ኣሎኻ።
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እግዚኣብሄር ከምዚ ይብል ኣሎ፡ በሎ፡ እንሆ፡ ነቲ ዝሰራሕክዎ ኤፍርሶ፡ ነቲ ዝተኸልክዎ ኸኣ እምንቊሶ ኣሎኹ፡ እዚውን ኣብ ኲላ እታ ሃገር ክገብሮ እየ።
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ንስኻንዶ ንርእስኻ ዓብዪ ነገር ትደሊ ኣሎኻ? ኣይትድለዮ። እንሆ፡ መዓት ኣብ ስጋ ዝለበሰ ዘበለ ዂሉ ኸውርድ እየ። ነፍስኻ ግና ኣብ እትኸዶ ዂሉ ቦታ ዘመተ ኽትኰነልካስ ክህበካ እየ፡ ይብል እግዚኣብሄር።

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The message that Jeremiah the prophet spoke to Baruch the son of Neriah, when he wrote these words in a book at the mouth of Jeremiah, in the fourth year of Jehoiakim the son of Josiah, king of Judah, saying,
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Thus says Yahweh, the God of Israel, to you, Baruch:
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You did say, Woe is me now! for Yahweh has added sorrow to my pain; I am weary with my groaning, and I find no rest.
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Thus shall you tell him, Thus says Yahweh: Behold, that which I have built will I break down, and that which I have planted I will pluck up; and this in the whole land.
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Seek you great things for yourself? Don''t seek them; for, behold, I will bring evil on all flesh, says Yahweh; but your life will I give to you for a prey in all places where you go.