Malachi 3:2-3 NIV

2 But who can endure1 the day of his coming?2 Who can stand3 when he appears? For he will be like a refiner's fire4 or a launderer's soap.5

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3 He will sit as a refiner and purifier of silver;6 he will purify7 the Levites and refine them like gold and silver.8 Then the LORD will have men who will bring offerings in righteousness,9

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