Deuteronomy 7:3-6 NIV

3 Do not intermarry with them.1 Do not give your daughters to their sons or take their daughters for your sons,

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4 for they will turn your sons away from following me to serve other gods,2 and the LORD's anger will burn against you and will quickly destroy3 you.

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5 This is what you are to do to them: Break down their altars, smash their sacred stones, cut down their Asherah polesa4 and burn their idols in the fire.5

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    • b 7:5 - That is, symbols of the goddess Asherah; here and elsewhere in Deuteronomy
      6 For you are a people holy6 to the LORD your God.7 The LORD your God has chosen8 you out of all the peoples on the face of the earth to be his people, his treasured possession.9

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