Deuteronomy 32:6-16 NIV

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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          12 The LORD alone led him; no foreign god was with him.

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

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          14 with curds and milk from herd and flock and with fattened lambs and goats, with choice rams of Bashan and the finest kernels of wheat. You drank the foaming blood of the grape.

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          15 Jeshurunc grew fat and kicked; filled with food, they became heavy and sleek. They abandoned the God who made them and rejected the Rock their Savior.

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            • † 32:15 - "Jeshurun" means "the upright one" , that is, Israel.
              16 They made him jealous with their foreign gods and angered him with their detestable idols.

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