Malachi 1:9; Malachi 2:1; Malachi 2:4; Malachi 2:13; Malachi 3:10
"But now will you not entreat God's favor, that He may be gracious to us? With such an offering on your part, will He receive any of you kindly?" says the LORD of hosts.
"And now this commandment is for you, O priests.
"Then you will know that I have sent this commandment to you, that My covenant may continue with Levi," says the LORD of hosts.
"This is another thing you do: you cover the altar of the LORD with tears, with weeping and with groaning, because He no longer regards the offering or accepts it with favor from your hand.
"Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse, so that there may be food in My house, and test Me now in this," says the LORD of hosts, "if I will not open for you the windows of heaven and pour out for you a blessing until it overflows .