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Ezekiel 20:9-19

NIV 9 But for the sake of my name I did what would keep it from being profaned in the eyes of the nations they lived among and in whose sight I had revealed myself to the Israelites by bringing them out of Egypt. NIV 9 But for the sake of my name I did what would keep it from being profaned in the eyes of the nations they lived among and in whose sight I had revealed myself to the Israelites by bringing them out of Egypt. NIV 10 Therefore I led them out of Egypt and brought them into the desert. NIV 10 Therefore I led them out of Egypt and brought them into the desert. NIV 11 I gave them my decrees and made known to them my laws, for the man who obeys them will live by them. NIV 11 I gave them my decrees and made known to them my laws, for the man who obeys them will live by them. NIV 12 Also I gave them my Sabbaths as a sign between us, so they would know that I the LORD made them holy. NIV 12 Also I gave them my Sabbaths as a sign between us, so they would know that I the LORD made them holy. NIV 13 " 'Yet the people of Israel rebelled against me in the desert. They did not follow my decrees but rejected my laws--although the man who obeys them will live by them--and they utterly desecrated my Sabbaths. So I said I would pour out my wrath on them and destroy them in the desert. NIV 13 " 'Yet the people of Israel rebelled against me in the desert. They did not follow my decrees but rejected my laws--although the man who obeys them will live by them--and they utterly desecrated my Sabbaths. So I said I would pour out my wrath on them and destroy them in the desert. NIV 14 But 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 14 But 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 15 Also with uplifted hand I swore to them in the desert that I would not bring them into the land I had given them--a land flowing with milk and honey, most beautiful of all lands-- NIV 15 Also with uplifted hand I swore to them in the desert that I would not bring them into the land I had given them--a land flowing with milk and honey, most beautiful of all lands-- NIV 16 because they rejected my laws and did not follow my decrees and desecrated my Sabbaths. For their hearts were devoted to their idols. NIV 16 because they rejected my laws and did not follow my decrees and desecrated my Sabbaths. For their hearts were devoted to their idols. 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.