7 "From the 1days of your fathers you have turned aside from My statutes and have not kept them. 2Return to Me, and I will return to you," says the LORD of hosts. "But you say, 'How shall we return?'

You Have Robbed God

8 "Will a man rob God? Yet you are robbing Me! But you say, 'How have we robbed You?' In 3tithes and offerings.
9 "You are 4cursed with a curse, for you are robbing Me, the whole nation of you!
10 "5Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse, so that there may be food in My house, and test Me now in this," says the LORD of hosts, "if I will not 6open for you the windows of heaven and 7pour out for you a blessing until 8it overflows *.
11 "Then I will rebuke the 9devourer for you, so that it will not destroy the fruits of the ground; nor will your vine in the field cast its grapes," says the LORD of hosts.
12 "10All the nations will call you blessed, for you shall be a 11delightful land," says the LORD of hosts.