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Malachi 2:8-10 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

“You, on the other hand, have turned from the way. You have caused many to stumble by your instruction. You have violated[a] the covenant of Levi,” says the Lord of Armies. “So I in turn have made you despised and humiliated before all the people because you are not keeping my ways but are showing partiality in your instruction.”

Judah’s Marital Unfaithfulness

10 Don’t all of us have one Father? Didn’t one God create us? Why then do we act treacherously against one another, profaning the covenant of our ancestors?

Footnotes:

  1. 2:8 Lit corrupted
Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

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Malachi 2:8-10 New International Version (NIV)

But you have turned from the way and by your teaching have caused many to stumble; you have violated the covenant with Levi,” says the Lord Almighty. “So I have caused you to be despised and humiliated before all the people, because you have not followed my ways but have shown partiality in matters of the law.”

Breaking Covenant Through Divorce

10 Do we not all have one Father[a]? Did not one God create us? Why do we profane the covenant of our ancestors by being unfaithful to one another?

Footnotes:

  1. Malachi 2:10 Or father
New International Version (NIV)

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