Psalm 81:7-16 NIV

7 In your distress you called1 and I rescued you, I answered2 you out of a thundercloud; I tested you at the waters of Meribah.3 "Selah"

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8 "Hear, O my people,4 and I will warn you-- if you would but listen to me, O Israel!

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9 You shall have no foreign god5 among you; you shall not bow down to an alien god.

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10 I am the LORD your God, who brought you up out of Egypt.6 Open7 wide your mouth and I will fill8 it.

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11 "But my people would not listen to me; Israel would not submit to me.9

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12 So I gave them over10 to their stubborn hearts to follow their own devices.

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13 "If my people would but listen to me,11 if Israel would follow my ways,

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14 how quickly would I subdue12 their enemies and turn my hand against13 their foes!

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15 Those who hate the LORD would cringe14 before him, and their punishment would last forever.

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16 But you would be fed with the finest of wheat;15 with honey from the rock I would satisfy you."

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