"But you profane it by saying of the Lord's table,1 'It is defiled,' and of its food,2 'It is contemptible.'
And you say, 'What a burden!'3 and you sniff at it contemptuously,4" says the LORD Almighty. "When you bring injured, crippled or diseased animals and offer them as sacrifices,5 should I accept them from your hands?"6 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 animal7 to the Lord. For I am a great king,8" says the LORD Almighty,9 "and my name is to be feared10 among the nations.11