But (A)who can endure the day of his coming, and who can stand when he appears? For (B)he is like a refiner's fire and like fullers' soap. He will sit (C)as a refiner and purifier of silver, and he will purify the sons of Levi and refine them like gold and silver, and they will bring (D)offerings in righteousness to the Lord.[a] (E)Then the offering of Judah and Jerusalem will be pleasing to the Lord as in the days of old and as in former years.

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Footnotes

  1. Malachi 3:3 Or and they will belong to the Lord, bringers of an offering in righteousness

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