Ezekiel 37:23-28 NIV

23 They will no longer defile1 themselves with their idols and vile images or with any of their offenses, for I will save them from all their sinful backsliding,a2 and I will cleanse them. They will be my people, and I will be their God.3

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    • b 37:23 - Many Hebrew manuscripts (see also Septuagint); most Hebrew manuscripts "all their dwelling places where they sinned"
      24 " 'My servant David4 will be king5 over them, and they will all have one shepherd.6 They will follow my laws and be careful to keep my decrees.7

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      25 They will live in the land I gave to my servant Jacob, the land where your fathers lived.8 They and their children and their children's children will live there forever,9 and David my servant will be their prince forever.10

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      26 I will make a covenant of peace11 with them; it will be an everlasting covenant.12 I will establish them and increase their numbers,13 and I will put my sanctuary among them14 forever.15

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      27 My dwelling place16 will be with them; I will be their God, and they will be my people.17

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      28 Then the nations will know that I the LORD make Israel holy,18 when my sanctuary is among them forever.1920' "

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