15 otherwise you might make a covenant with the inhabitants of the land and they would play the harlot with their gods and (A)sacrifice to their gods, and someone (B)might invite you [a]to eat of his sacrifice, 16 and (C)you might take some of his daughters for your sons, and his daughters might play the harlot with their gods and cause your sons also to play the harlot with their gods.

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  1. Exodus 34:15 Lit and you eat

Furthermore, (A)you shall not intermarry with them; you shall not give your [a]daughters to [b]their sons, nor shall you take [c]their daughters for your [d]sons. For [e]they will turn your [f]sons away from [g]following Me to serve other gods; then the anger of the Lord will be kindled against you and (B)He will quickly destroy you.

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  1. Deuteronomy 7:3 Lit daughter
  2. Deuteronomy 7:3 Lit his son
  3. Deuteronomy 7:3 Lit his daughter
  4. Deuteronomy 7:3 Lit son
  5. Deuteronomy 7:4 Lit he
  6. Deuteronomy 7:4 Lit son
  7. Deuteronomy 7:4 Lit after

12 For if you ever go back and (A)cling to the rest of these nations, these which remain among you, and (B)intermarry with them, so that you [a]associate with them and they with you,

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  1. Joshua 23:12 Lit go among

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