Psalm 50:16-23 NIV

16 But to the wicked, God says: "What right have you to recite my laws or take my covenant1 on your lips?2

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17 You hate3 my instruction and cast my words behind4 you.

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18 When you see a thief, you join5 with him; you throw in your lot with adulterers.6

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19 You use your mouth for evil and harness your tongue to deceit.7

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20 You speak continually against your brother8 and slander your own mother's son.

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21 These things you have done and I kept silent;9 you thought I was altogethera like you. But I will rebuke10 you and accuse11 you to your face.

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    • a 50:21 - Or "thought the 'I AM' was"
      22 "Consider this, you who forget God,12 or I will tear you to pieces, with none to rescue:13

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      23 He who sacrifices thank offerings honors me, and he prepares the way14 so that I may show himb the salvation of God.15"

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        • b 50:23 - Or "and to him who considers his way / I will show"