Because he considers all the offenses he has committed and turns away from them, he will surely live; he will not die.129
Yet the house of Israel says, 'The way of the Lord is not just.' Are my ways unjust, O house of Israel? Is it not your ways that are unjust?
"Therefore, O house of Israel, I will judge you, each one according to his ways, declares the Sovereign LORD. Repent!2 Turn away from all your offenses; then sin will not be your downfall.331
Rid4 yourselves of all the offenses you have committed, and get a new heart5 and a new spirit. Why6 will you die, O house of Israel?7