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Proverbs 15:8 English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK)

The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination to the Lord,
    but the prayer of the upright is acceptable to him.

English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK)

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Proverbs 15:8 New International Version (NIV)

The Lord detests the sacrifice of the wicked,
    but the prayer of the upright pleases him.

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Jeremiah 6:20 English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK)

20 What use to me is frankincense that comes from Sheba,
    or sweet cane from a distant land?
Your burnt offerings are not acceptable,
    nor your sacrifices pleasing to me.

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Jeremiah 6:20 New International Version (NIV)

20 What do I care about incense from Sheba
    or sweet calamus from a distant land?
Your burnt offerings are not acceptable;
    your sacrifices do not please me.”

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Malachi 1:10 English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK)

10 Oh that there were one among you who would shut the doors, that you might not kindle fire on my altar in vain! I have no pleasure in you, says the Lord of hosts, and I will not accept an offering from your hand.

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Malachi 1:10 New International Version (NIV)

10 “Oh, that one of you would shut the temple doors, so that you would not light useless fires on my altar! I am not pleased with you,” says the Lord Almighty, “and I will accept no offering from your hands.

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Isaiah 66:3 English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK)

“He who slaughters an ox is like one who kills a man;
    he who sacrifices a lamb, like one who breaks a dog's neck;
he who presents a grain offering, like one who offers pig's blood;
    he who makes a memorial offering of frankincense, like one who blesses an idol.
These have chosen their own ways,
    and their soul delights in their abominations;

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Isaiah 66:3 New International Version (NIV)

But whoever sacrifices a bull
    is like one who kills a person,
and whoever offers a lamb
    is like one who breaks a dog’s neck;
whoever makes a grain offering
    is like one who presents pig’s blood,
and whoever burns memorial incense
    is like one who worships an idol.
They have chosen their own ways,
    and they delight in their abominations;

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1 Samuel 15:22 English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK)

22 And Samuel said,

“Has the Lord as great delight in burnt offerings and sacrifices,
    as in obeying the voice of the Lord?
Behold, to obey is better than sacrifice,
    and to listen than the fat of rams.

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1 Samuel 15:22 New International Version (NIV)

22 But Samuel replied:

“Does the Lord delight in burnt offerings and sacrifices
    as much as in obeying the Lord?
To obey is better than sacrifice,
    and to heed is better than the fat of rams.

New International Version (NIV)

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