12 For if you turn away and cling to the rest of these nations remaining among you,(A) and if you intermarry or associate with them(B) and they with you, 13 know for certain that the Lord your God will not continue to drive these nations out before you. They will become a snare and a trap for you,(C) a scourge for your sides and thorns in your eyes, until you disappear from this good land the Lord your God has given you.

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12 However, I will not do it during your lifetime because of your father David;(A) I will tear it out of your son’s hand.

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12 So do not give your daughters to their sons in marriage or take their daughters for your sons.(A) Never seek their peace or prosperity,(B) so that you will be strong, eat the good things of the land, and leave it as an inheritance to your sons forever.”

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14 should we break Your commands again and intermarry with the peoples who commit these detestable practices?(A) Wouldn’t You become so angry with us that You would destroy us, leaving no survivors?(B)

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