Psalm 78:5-8 NIV

5 He decreed statutes1 for Jacob2 and established the law in Israel, which he commanded our forefathers to teach their children,

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6 so the next generation would know them, even the children yet to be born,3 and they in turn would tell their children.

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7 Then they would put their trust in God and would not forget4 his deeds but would keep his commands.5

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8 They would not be like their forefathers6-- a stubborn7 and rebellious8 generation, whose hearts were not loyal to God, whose spirits were not faithful to him.

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