But when you present the (A)blind for sacrifice, is it not evil? And when you present the lame and sick, is it not evil? [a]Why not offer it to your (B)governor? Would he be pleased with you? Or would he receive you kindly?” says the Lord of hosts.

Read full chapter

Footnotes

  1. Malachi 1:8 Lit Offer it, please

13 You also say, ‘[a]My, how (A)tiresome it is!’ And you disdainfully sniff at it,” says the Lord of hosts, “and you bring what was taken by (B)robbery and what is (C)lame or sick; so you bring the offering! Should I (D)receive that from your hand?” says the Lord.

Read full chapter

Footnotes

  1. Malachi 1:13 Lit Behold it is weariness

Bible Gateway Sponsors