Isaiah 65:5-15 NIV

5 who say, 'Keep away; don't come near me, for I am too sacred1 for you!' Such people are smoke2 in my nostrils, a fire that keeps burning all day.

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6 "See, it stands written before me: I will not keep silent3 but will pay back4 in full; I will pay it back into their laps5--

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7 both your sins6 and the sins of your fathers,"7 says the LORD. "Because they burned sacrifices on the mountains and defied me on the hills,8 I will measure into their laps the full payment9 for their former deeds."

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8 This is what the LORD says: "As when juice is still found in a cluster of grapes10 and men say, 'Don't destroy it, there is yet some good in it,' so will I do in behalf of my servants;11 I will not destroy them all.

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9 I will bring forth descendants12 from Jacob, and from Judah those who will possess13 my mountains; my chosen14 people will inherit them, and there will my servants live.15

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10 Sharon16 will become a pasture for flocks,17 and the Valley of Achor18 a resting place for herds, for my people who seek19 me.

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11 "But as for you who forsake20 the LORD and forget my holy mountain,21 who spread a table for Fortune and fill bowls of mixed wine22 for Destiny,

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12 I will destine you for the sword,23 and you will all bend down for the slaughter;24 for I called but you did not answer,25 I spoke but you did not listen.26 You did evil in my sight and chose what displeases me."27

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13 Therefore this is what the Sovereign LORD says: "My servants will eat,28 but you will go hungry;29 my servants will drink,30 but you will go thirsty;31 my servants will rejoice,32 but you will be put to shame.33

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14 My servants will sing34 out of the joy of their hearts, but you will cry out35 from anguish of heart and wail in brokenness of spirit.

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15 You will leave your name to my chosen ones as a curse;36 the Sovereign LORD will put you to death, but to his servants he will give another name.37

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