2 Chronicles 30:8-9 NIV

8 Do not be stiff-necked,1 as your fathers were; submit to the LORD. Come to the sanctuary, which he has consecrated forever. Serve the LORD your God, so that his fierce anger2 will turn away from you.

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9 If you return3 to the LORD, then your brothers and your children will be shown compassion4 by their captors and will come back to this land, for the LORD your God is gracious and compassionate.5 He will not turn his face from you if you return to him."

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