Isaiah 1:13-23 NAS

14 "I hate your new moon festivals and your 5appointed feasts, They have become a burden to Me; I am 6weary of bearing them.

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15 "So when you 7spread out your hands in prayer, 8I will hide My eyes from you; Yes, even though you 9multiply prayers, I will not listen. 10Your hands are acovered with blood.

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16 "11Wash yourselves, 12make yourselves clean; 13Remove the evil of your deeds from My sight *. 14Cease to do evil,

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17 Learn to do good; 15Seek justice, Reprove the ruthless, b16Defend the orphan, Plead for the widow.

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    • g 1:17 - Or "Vindicate the fatherless"

      ``Let Us Reason"

      18 "Come now, and 17let us reason together," Says the LORD, "18Though your sins are as scarlet, They will be as white as snow; Though they are red like crimson, They will be like wool.

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      19 "19If you consent and obey, You will 20eat the best of the land;

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      20 "But if you refuse and rebel, You will be 21devoured by the sword." Truly, 22the mouth of the LORD has spoken.

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      Zion Corrupted, to Be Redeemed

      21 How the faithful city has become a 23harlot, She who was full of justice! Righteousness once lodged in her, But now murderers.

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      22 Your silver has become dross, Your drink diluted with water.
      23 Your 24rulers are rebels And companions of thieves; Everyone 25loves a bribe And chases after rewards. They 26do not cdefend the dorphan, Nor does the widow's plea come before them.

      References for Isaiah 1:23

        • h 1:23 - Or "vindicate"
        • i 1:23 - Or "fatherless"