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Ezekiel 20:17-27

NIV 17 Yet I looked on them with pity and did not destroy them or put an end to them in the desert. NIV 17 Yet I looked on them with pity and did not destroy them or put an end to them in the desert. NIV 18 I said to their children in the desert, "Do not follow the statutes of your fathers or keep their laws or defile yourselves with their idols. NIV 18 I said to their children in the desert, "Do not follow the statutes of your fathers or keep their laws or defile yourselves with their idols. NIV 19 I am the LORD your God; follow my decrees and be careful to keep my laws. NIV 19 I am the LORD your God; follow my decrees and be careful to keep my laws. NIV 20 Keep my Sabbaths holy, that they may be a sign between us. Then you will know that I am the LORD your God." NIV 20 Keep my Sabbaths holy, that they may be a sign between us. Then you will know that I am the LORD your God." NIV 21 " 'But the children rebelled against me: They did not follow my decrees, they were not careful to keep my laws--although the man who obeys them will live by them--and they desecrated my Sabbaths. So I said I would pour out my wrath on them and spend my anger against them in the desert. NIV 21 " 'But the children rebelled against me: They did not follow my decrees, they were not careful to keep my laws--although the man who obeys them will live by them--and they desecrated my Sabbaths. So I said I would pour out my wrath on them and spend my anger against them in the desert. NIV 22 But I withheld my hand, and for the sake of my name I did what would keep it from being profaned in the eyes of the nations in whose sight I had brought them out. NIV 22 But I withheld my hand, and for the sake of my name I did what would keep it from being profaned in the eyes of the nations in whose sight I had brought them out. NIV 23 Also with uplifted hand I swore to them in the desert that I would disperse them among the nations and scatter them through the countries, NIV 23 Also with uplifted hand I swore to them in the desert that I would disperse them among the nations and scatter them through the countries, NIV 24 because they had not obeyed my laws but had rejected my decrees and desecrated my Sabbaths, and their eyes [lusted] after their fathers' idols. NIV 24 because they had not obeyed my laws but had rejected my decrees and desecrated my Sabbaths, and their eyes [lusted] after their fathers' idols. NIV 25 I also gave them over to statutes that were not good and laws they could not live by; NIV 25 I also gave them over to statutes that were not good and laws they could not live by; NIV 26 I let them become defiled through their gifts--the sacrifice of every firstborn--that I might fill them with horror so they would know that I am the LORD.' NIV 26 I let them become defiled through their gifts--the sacrifice of every firstborn--that I might fill them with horror so they would know that I am the LORD.' NIV 27 "Therefore, son of man, speak to the people of Israel and say to them, 'This is what the Sovereign LORD says: In this also your fathers blasphemed me by forsaking me: NIV 27 "Therefore, son of man, speak to the people of Israel and say to them, 'This is what the Sovereign LORD says: In this also your fathers blasphemed me by forsaking me: