Now don’t let Hezekiah deceive you or mislead you like this. Don’t believe him, for no god of any nation or kingdom has been able to rescue his people from my power or the power of my predecessors. So how
“Look! I now confirm
But I know that the king of Egypt will not let you go,
and my anger will burn and I will kill you with the sword, and your wives will be widows and your children will be fatherless.
for on this day atonement is to be made for you to cleanse you from all your sins; you must be clean before the Lord.
So do not make the land vomit you out because you defile it
the one who brought you out from the land of Egypt to be your God.
“‘If, in spite of all these things,
I myself will also walk in hostility against you and strike you
I will walk in hostile rage against you
Now these are the names of the men who are to help
One law and one custom must apply to you and to the resident foreigner who lives alongside you.’”
“But if you do not do this, then look, you will have sinned
But if they do not cross over with you armed, they must receive possessions among you in Canaan.”
I also said to you at that time, “I am no longer able to sustain you by myself.
The Lord your God has increased your population
So I instructed you at that time regarding everything you should do.
Be careful, therefore, to do exactly what the Lord your God has commanded you; do not turn right or left!
At Horeb you provoked him and he was angry enough with you to destroy you.
for the Lord your God goes with you to fight on your behalf against your enemies to give you victory.”