Psalm 50:16-23 NIV

16 But to the wicked person, God says: “What right have you to recite my laws or take my covenant on your lips?

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17 You hate my instruction and cast my words behind you.

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

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

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20 You sit and testify against your brother and slander your own mother’s son.

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21 When you did these things and I kept silent, you thought I was exactlya like you. But I now arraign you and set my accusations before you.

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    • Ü 50:21 - Or "thought the ‘I " AM"’ was"
      22 “Consider this, you who forget God, or I will tear you to pieces, with no one to rescue you:

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      23 Those who sacrifice thank offerings honor me, and to the blamelessb I will show my salvation.”

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        • Ý 50:23 - Probable reading of the original Hebrew text; the meaning of the Masoretic Text for this phrase is uncertain.