Deuteronomy 32:3-13 NIV

3 I will proclaim1 the name of the LORD.2 Oh, praise the greatness3 of our God!

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4 He is the Rock,4 his works are perfect,5 and all his ways are just. A faithful God6 who does no wrong, upright7 and just is he.8

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      5 They have acted corruptly toward him; to their shame they are no longer his children, but a warped and crooked generation.a9

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        • a 32:5 - Or "Corrupt are they and not his children, / a generation warped and twisted to their shame"
          6 Is this the way you repay10 the LORD, O foolish11 and unwise people?12 Is he not your Father,13 your Creator,b who made you and formed you?14

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            • b 32:6 - Or "Father, who bought you"
              7 Remember the days of old;15 consider the generations long past.16 Ask your father and he will tell you, your elders, and they will explain to you.17

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              8 When the Most High18 gave the nations their inheritance, when he divided all mankind,19 he set up boundaries20 for the peoples according to the number of the sons of Israel.c21

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                • c 32:8 - Masoretic Text; Dead Sea Scrolls (see also Septuagint) "sons of God"
                  9 For the LORD's portion22 is his people, Jacob his allotted inheritance.23

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                  10 In a desert24 land he found him, in a barren and howling waste.25 He shielded26 him and cared for him; he guarded him as the apple of his eye,27

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                  11 like an eagle that stirs up its nest and hovers over its young,28 that spreads its wings to catch them and carries them on its pinions.29

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                  12 The LORD alone led30 him;31 no foreign god was with him.32

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                  13 He made him ride on the heights33 of the land and fed him with the fruit of the fields. He nourished him with honey from the rock,34 and with oil35 from the flinty crag,

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