23If you will not listen, if you will not take it to heart to give honor to my name, says the LORD of hosts, then I will send 4the curse upon you and I will curse 5your blessings. Indeed, I have already cursed them, because you do not lay it to heart.
Judah has been 23faithless, and abomination has been committed in Israel and in Jerusalem. For 24Judah has profaned the sanctuary of the LORD, which he loves, and has married the daughter of a foreign god.
1531Did he not make them one, with a portion of the Spirit in their union?f And what was the one Godg seeking?h32 Godly offspring. So guard yourselvesi in your spirit, and let none of you be 33faithless to the wife of your youth.
"For 34the man who does not love his wife but divorces her,j says the LORD, the God of Israel, coversk his garment with violence, says the LORD of hosts. So guard yourselves in your spirit, and 35do not be faithless."
1736You have wearied the LORD with your words. 37But you say, "How have we wearied him?"38By saying, "Everyone who does evil is good in the sight of the LORD, and he delights in them." Or by asking, 39"Where is the God of justice?"