My name will be great1 among the nations,2 from the rising to the setting of the sun.3 In every place incense4 and pure offerings5 will be brought to my name, because my name will be great among the nations," says the LORD Almighty.
"But you profane it by saying of the Lord's table,6 'It is defiled,' and of its food,7 'It is contemptible.'
And you say, 'What a burden!'8 and you sniff at it contemptuously,9" says the LORD Almighty. "When you bring injured, crippled or diseased animals and offer them as sacrifices,10 should I accept them from your hands?"11 says the LORD.
"Cursed is the cheat who has an acceptable male in his flock and vows to give it, but then sacrifices a blemished animal12 to the Lord. For I am a great king,13" says the LORD Almighty,14 "and my name is to be feared15 among the nations.16