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Leviticus 26:42

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26:42 I will remember my covenant with Jacob and also my covenant with Isaac and also my covenant with Abraham, 1  and I will remember the land.

Leviticus 26:45

Context
26:45 I will remember for them the covenant with their ancestors 2  whom I brought out from the land of Egypt in the sight of the nations to be their God. I am the Lord.’”

1 tn Heb “my covenant with Abraham I will remember.” The phrase “I will remember” has not been repeated in the translation for stylistic reasons.

2 tn Heb “covenant of former ones.”

sn For similar expressions referring back to the ancestors who refused to follow the stipulations of the Mosaic covenant see, for example, Deut 19:14, Jer 11:10, and Ps 79:8 (see B. A. Levine, Leviticus [JPSTC], 192, and J. E. Hartley, Leviticus [WBC], 471).



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