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When you have eaten and are satisfied, praise the LORD your God for the good land he has given you.
References for Deuteronomy 8:10
Be careful that you do not forget the LORD your God, failing to observe his commands, his laws and his decrees that I am giving you this day.
References for Deuteronomy 8:11
Otherwise, when you eat and are satisfied, when you build fine houses and settle down,
References for Deuteronomy 8:12
and when your herds and flocks grow large and your silver and gold increase and all you have is multiplied,
then your heart will become proud and you will forget the LORD your God, who brought you out of Egypt, out of the land of slavery.
References for Deuteronomy 8:14
He led you through the vast and dreadful wilderness, that thirsty and waterless land, with its venomous snakes and scorpions. He brought you water out of hard rock.
References for Deuteronomy 8:15
He gave you manna to eat in the wilderness, something your ancestors had never known, to humble and test you so that in the end it might go well with you.
References for Deuteronomy 8:16
You may say to yourself, “My power and the strength of my hands have produced this wealth for me.”
References for Deuteronomy 8:17
But remember the LORD your God, for it is he who gives you the ability to produce wealth, and so confirms his covenant, which he swore to your ancestors, as it is today.
References for Deuteronomy 8:18
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