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. Chapter 13.

1 On that day a fountain shall be opened for the line of David and for the inhabitants of Jerusalem, to remove all sin and impurity.

2 On that day, says the LORD of Hosts, I will erase the names of the idols from the land, and they shall be remembered no longer; I will also remove the prophets and the spirit of uncleanness from the land. 3 Thereafter, if a man continues to prophesy, his parents, his own father and mother, will say to him, 'You shall live no longer, for you have spoken falsely in the name of the LORD.' His own father and mother will pierce him through because he has prophesied. 4 On that day every prophet shall be ashamed of his vision when he prophesies, nor shall he wear a robe of coarse hair in order to deceive. 5 He will say, 'I am no prophet, I am a tiller of the soil who has been schooled in lust from boyhood.' 6 'What', someone will ask, 'are these scars on your chest?' And he will answer, 'I got them in the house of my lovers.'[vv7-9 transposed to follow 11.17]

The command to kill God's shepherd.

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