"aBeware that you do not 1forget the LORD your God by not keeping His commandments and His ordinances and His statuteswhich I am commanding you today;
12otherwise, 2when you have eaten and are satisfied, and have builtgoodhouses and lived in them,
and when your herds and your flocksmultiply, and your silver and goldmultiply, and all that you have multiplies,
then your heart will becomebproud and you will 3forget the LORD your God who brought you out from the land of Egypt, out of the house of cslavery.
"He led you through 4the great and terriblewilderness, with its 5fieryserpents and scorpions and thirstygroundwherethere was nowater; He 6broughtwater for you out of the rock of flint.
"In the wilderness He fed you manna7which your fathers did not know, that He might humble you and that He might 8test you, to dogood for you din the end.
"Otherwise, 9you may say in your heart, 'My power and the strength of my handmade me thiswealth.'
"But you shall remember the LORD your God, for 10it is He who is giving you power to makewealth, that He may confirm His covenantwhich He swore to your fathers, as it is thisday.