Malachi 3:6-12 TNIV

Breaking Covenant by Withholding Tithes

6 "I the LORD do not change.1 So you, the descendants of Jacob, are not destroyed.2

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7 Ever since the time of your ancestors you have turned away3 from my decrees and have not kept them. Return4 to me, and I will return to you,"5 says the LORD Almighty. "But you ask,6 'How are we to return?'

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8 "Will a mere mortal rob7 God? Yet you rob me. "But you ask, 'How are we robbing you?' "In tithes8 and offerings.

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9 You are under a curse9--your whole nation--because you are robbing me.

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10 Bring the whole tithe10 into the storehouse,11 that there may be food in my house. Test me in this," says the LORD Almighty, "and see if I will not throw open the floodgates12 of heaven and pour out13 so much blessing14 that there will not be room enough to store it.15

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11 I will prevent pests from devouring16 your crops, and the vines in your fields will not drop their fruit before it is ripe,17" says the LORD Almighty.

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12 "Then all the nations will call you blessed,18 for yours will be a delightful land,"19 says the LORD Almighty.20

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