Malachi 3:1-4 NIV

1 "See, I will send my messenger,1 who will prepare the way before me.2 Then suddenly the Lord 3 you are seeking will come to his temple; the messenger of the covenant,4 whom you desire,5 will come," says the LORD Almighty.

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2 But who can endure6 the day of his coming?7 Who can stand8 when he appears? For he will be like a refiner's fire9 or a launderer's soap.10

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3 He will sit as a refiner and purifier of silver;11 he will purify12 the Levites and refine them like gold and silver.13 Then the LORD will have men who will bring offerings in righteousness,14

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4 and the offerings15 of Judah and Jerusalem will be acceptable to the LORD, as in days gone by, as in former years.16

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