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Malachi 2:16 DBY

16 (for I hate putting away, saith Jehovah the God of Israel;) and he covereth with violence his garment, saith Jehovah of hosts: take heed then to your spirit, that ye deal not unfaithfully.

References for Malachi 2:16

    • h 2:16 - Or 'who multiplies violence on his wife.'

      Study tools for Malachi 2:16

      • a 2:7 - Or 'should seek.'
      • b 2:7 - Malach, i.e. messenger or angel.
      • c 2:11 - Elsewhere 'holy place' or 'holy thing.'
      • d 2:12 - A circumlocution for 'all.'
      • e 2:13 - Or 'secondly.'
      • f 2:15 - Or 'did he not make [them] one thing?'
      • g 2:15 - Or 'one thing.' The application of this passage to Abraham, which some insist on, is not to be admitted.
      • h 2:16 - Or 'who multiplies violence on his wife.'