Isaiah 1:6-16 NIV

6 From the sole of your foot to the top of your head1 there is no soundness2-- only wounds and welts3 and open sores, not cleansed or bandaged4 or soothed with oil.5

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7 Your country is desolate,6 your cities burned with fire;7 your fields are being stripped by foreigners8 right before you, laid waste as when overthrown by strangers.9

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8 The Daughter of Zion10 is left11 like a shelter in a vineyard, like a hut12 in a field of melons, like a city under siege.

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9 Unless the LORD Almighty had left us some survivors,13 we would have become like Sodom, we would have been like Gomorrah.14

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10 Hear the word of the LORD,15 you rulers of Sodom;16 listen to the law17 of our God, you people of Gomorrah!18

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11 "The multitude of your sacrifices-- what are they to me?" says the LORD. "I have more than enough of burnt offerings, of rams and the fat of fattened animals;19 I have no pleasure20 in the blood of bulls21 and lambs and goats.22

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12 When you come to appear before me, who has asked this of you,23 this trampling of my courts?

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13 Stop bringing meaningless offerings!24 Your incense25 is detestable26 to me. New Moons,27 Sabbaths and convocations28-- I cannot bear your evil assemblies.

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14 Your New Moon29 festivals and your appointed feasts30 my soul hates.31 They have become a burden to me;32 I am weary33 of bearing them.
15 When you spread out your hands34 in prayer, I will hide35 my eyes from you; even if you offer many prayers, I will not listen.36 Your hands37 are full of blood;38

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16 wash39 and make yourselves clean. Take your evil deeds out of my sight!40 Stop doing wrong,41

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