Isaiah 1:9-19 NIV

9 Unless the LORD Almighty had left us some survivors,1 we would have become like Sodom, we would have been like Gomorrah.2

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10 Hear the word of the LORD,3 you rulers of Sodom;4 listen to the law5 of our God, you people of Gomorrah!6

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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;7 I have no pleasure8 in the blood of bulls9 and lambs and goats.10

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12 When you come to appear before me, who has asked this of you,11 this trampling of my courts?

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13 Stop bringing meaningless offerings!12 Your incense13 is detestable14 to me. New Moons,15 Sabbaths and convocations16-- I cannot bear your evil assemblies.

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14 Your New Moon17 festivals and your appointed feasts18 my soul hates.19 They have become a burden to me;20 I am weary21 of bearing them.
15 When you spread out your hands22 in prayer, I will hide23 my eyes from you; even if you offer many prayers, I will not listen.24 Your hands25 are full of blood;26

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16 wash27 and make yourselves clean. Take your evil deeds out of my sight!28 Stop doing wrong,29

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17 learn to do right!30 Seek justice,31 encourage the oppressed.a32 Defend the cause of the fatherless,33 plead the case of the widow.34

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    • a 1:17 - Or "/ rebuke the oppressor"
      18 "Come now, let us reason together,"35 says the LORD. "Though your sins are like scarlet, they shall be as white as snow;36 though they are red as crimson, they shall be like wool.37

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      19 If you are willing and obedient,38 you will eat the best from the land;39

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