And he said to me, “Get up, go down at once from here because your people whom you brought out of Egypt have sinned! They have quickly turned from the way I commanded them and have made for themselves a cast metal image.”
Behind the door and doorpost you put your symbols.
Then Rachel said, “I have fought a desperate struggle with my sister, but I have won.”
Let me take my wives and my children whom I have acquired by working for you.
I have oxen, donkeys, sheep, and male and female servants. I have sent
Then God met Balaam, who
When you capture the city, set it
See, I have parceled out to your tribes these remaining nations,
Certainly you have heard how the kings of Assyria have annihilated all lands.
because they have done evil in my sight
Then Ezra the priest stood up and said to them, “You have behaved in an unfaithful manner by taking foreign wives! This has contributed to the guilt of Israel.
For the music director; by the Korahites, a well-written song.
They have prepared a net to trap me;
I remove the guilt of your rebellious deeds as if they were a cloud, the guilt of your sins as if they were a cloud.
Because of this the land will mourn and the sky above will grow black.
The Lord answered, “This has happened because these people have rejected my laws which I gave them. They have not obeyed me or followed those laws.
I will scatter them among nations that neither they nor their ancestors
But if they had stood in my inner circle,