"Hear, O my people, and I will speak, O Israel, and I will testify1 against you: I am God, your God.2
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I do not rebuke3 you for your sacrifices or your burnt offerings,4 which are ever before me.
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I have no need of a bull5 from your stall or of goats6 from your pens,7
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for every animal of the forest8 is mine, and the cattle on a thousand hills.9
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I know every bird10 in the mountains, and the creatures of the field11 are mine.
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If I were hungry I would not tell you, for the world12 is mine, and all that is in it.13
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Do I eat the flesh of bulls or drink the blood of goats?
Sacrifice thank offerings14 to God, fulfill your vows15 to the Most High,16
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and call17 upon me in the day of trouble;18 I will deliver19 you, and you will honor20 me."
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But to the wicked, God says: "What right have you to recite my laws or take my covenant21 on your lips?22
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You hate23 my instruction and cast my words behind24 you.
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