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3 You saw with your own eyes what the Lord did at Baal Peor.(E) The Lord your God destroyed from among you everyone who followed the Baal of Peor, 4 but all of you who held fast to the Lord your God are still alive today.
5 See, I have taught(F) you decrees and laws(G) as the Lord my God commanded(H) me, so that you may follow them in the land you are entering(I) to take possession of it. 6 Observe(J) them carefully, for this will show your wisdom(K) and understanding to the nations, who will hear about all these decrees and say, “Surely this great nation is a wise and understanding people.”(L) 7 What other nation is so great(M) as to have their gods near(N) them the way the Lord our God is near us whenever we pray to him? 8 And what other nation is so great as to have such righteous decrees and laws(O) as this body of laws I am setting before you today?Read full chapter