Deuteronomy 32:1-11 NIV

The Song of Moses

1 Listen, you heavens, and I will speak; hear, you earth, the words of my mouth.

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2 Let my teaching fall like rain and my words descend like dew, like showers on new grass, like abundant rain on tender plants.

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3 I will proclaim the name of the LORD. Oh, praise the greatness of our God!

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4 He is the Rock, his works are perfect, and all his ways are just. A faithful God who does no wrong, upright and just is he.

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      5 They are corrupt and not his children; to their shame they are a warped and crooked generation.

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      6 Is this the way you repay the LORD, you foolish and unwise people? Is he not your Father, your Creator,awho made you and formed you?

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        • „ 32:6 - Or "Father, who bought you"
          7 Remember the days of old; consider the generations long past. Ask your father and he will tell you, your elders, and they will explain to you.

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          8 When the Most High gave the nations their inheritance, when he divided all mankind, he set up boundaries for the peoples according to the number of the sons of Israel.b

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            • … 32:8 - Masoretic Text; Dead Sea Scrolls (see also Septuagint) "sons of God"
              9 For the LORD’s portion is his people, Jacob his allotted inheritance.

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              10 In a desert land he found him, in a barren and howling waste. He shielded him and cared for him; he guarded him as the apple of his eye,

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              11 like an eagle that stirs up its nest and hovers over its young, that spreads its wings to catch them and carries them aloft.

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