Jeremiah 7:21-28 NIV

21 “ ‘This is what the LORD Almighty, the God of Israel, says: Go ahead, add your burnt offerings to your other sacrifices and eat the meat yourselves!

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22 For when I brought your ancestors out of Egypt and spoke to them, I did not just give them commands about burnt offerings and sacrifices,

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23 but I gave them this command: Obey me, and I will be your God and you will be my people. Walk in obedience to all I command you, that it may go well with you.

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24 But they did not listen or pay attention; instead, they followed the stubborn inclinations of their evil hearts. They went backward and not forward.

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25 From the time your ancestors left Egypt until now, day after day, again and again I sent you my servants the prophets.

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26 But they did not listen to me or pay attention. They were stiff-necked and did more evil than their ancestors.’

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27 “When you tell them all this, they will not listen to you; when you call to them, they will not answer.

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28 Therefore say to them, ‘This is the nation that has not obeyed the LORD its God or responded to correction. Truth has perished; it has vanished from their lips.

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