And this have ye doneagain,covering the altar of the LORD with tears, with weeping, and with crying out, insomuch that he regardeth not the offering any more, or receiveth it with good will at your hand.14
Yet ye say , Wherefore? Because the LORD hath been witness between thee and the wife of thy youth, against whom thou hast dealt treacherously : yet is she thy companion, and the wife of thy covenant.15
And did not he makeone? Yet had he the residuea of the spirit. And wherefore one? That he might seek a godlyseed. Therefore take heed to your spirit, and let none deal treacherously against the wife of his youth.