Exhorts the people to repent
the Holy Bible


But thou hast not called upon me, O Jacob; but thou hast been weary of me, O Israel. (43:22)

Thou hast not brought me the small cattle of thy burnt offerings; neither hast thou honoured me with thy sacrifices. I have not caused thee to serve with an offering, nor wearied thee with incense. (43:23)

Thou hast bought me no sweet cane with money, neither hast thou filled me with the fat of thy sacrifices: but thou hast made me to serve with thy sins, thou hast wearied me with thine iniquities. (43:24)

I, [even] I, [am] he that blotteth out thy transgressions for mine own sake, and will not remember thy sins. (43:25)

Put me in remembrance: let us plead together: declare thou, that thou mayest be justified. (43:26)

Thy first father hath sinned, and thy teachers have transgressed against me. (43:27)

Therefore I have profaned the princes of the sanctuary, and have given Jacob to the curse, and Israel to reproaches. (43:28)

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