Ezekiel 36:2–3; Ezekiel 36:5; Psalm 83:6; Psalm 83:12

Thus says the Lord God: Because kthe enemy said of you, lAha! and, The ancient mheights have become our possession, therefore prophesy, and say, Thus says the Lord God: Precisely because nthey made you desolate and crushed you from all sides, so that you became the possession of the rest of the nations, and oyou became the talk and evil gossip of the people,


therefore thus says the Lord God: Surely I have spoken in smy hot jealousy against the rest of the nations and tagainst all Edom, who ugave my land to themselves as a possession vwith wholehearted joy and wutter contempt, that they might make its pasturelands a prey.


the tents of nEdom and othe Ishmaelites,

pMoab and qthe Hagrites,


12  who said, eLet us take possession for ourselves

of the pastures of God.