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Deuteronomy 29 :: New American Standard Bible 2020 (NASB20)

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The Covenant in Moab

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:1 - [fn]These are the words of the covenant which the LORD commanded Moses to make with the sons of Israel in the land of Moab, besides the covenant which He had made with them at Horeb.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:2 - [fn]And Moses summoned all Israel and said to them, “You have seen all that the LORD did before your eyes in the land of Egypt to Pharaoh and all his servants, and to all his land;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:3 - the great trials which your eyes have seen, those great signs and wonders.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:4 - “Yet to this day the LORD has not given you a heart to know, nor eyes to see, nor ears to hear.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:5 - “And I have led you in the wilderness for forty years; your clothes have not worn out on you, and your sandal has not worn out on your foot.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:6 - “You have not eaten bread, nor have you drunk wine or other strong drink, in order that you might know that I am the LORD your God.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:7 - “When you [fn]reached this place, Sihon the king of Heshbon and Og the king of Bashan came out to meet us for battle, but we [fn]defeated them;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:8 - and we took their land and gave it as an inheritance to the Reubenites, the Gadites, and the half-tribe of the Manassites.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:9 - “So you will keep the words of this covenant and do them, in order that you may be successful in everything that you do.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:10 - “You stand today, all of you, before the LORD your God: your heads, your tribes, your elders and your officers, that is, all the men of Israel,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:11 - your little ones, your wives, and the stranger who is within your camps, from the one who gathers your firewood to the one who draws your water,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:12 - so that you may enter into the covenant with the LORD your God, and into His oath which the LORD your God is making with you today,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:13 - in order that He may establish you today as His people, and that He may be your God, just as He spoke to you and as He swore to your fathers, to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:14 - “Now it is not with you alone that I am making this covenant and this oath,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:15 - but both with those who stand here with us today in the presence of the LORD our God, and with those who are not with us here today
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:16 - (for you know how we lived in the land of Egypt, and how we passed through the midst of the nations through which you passed;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:17 - moreover, you have seen their abominations and their idols made of wood and stone, silver and gold, which they had with them);
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:18 - so that there will not be among you a man or woman, or family or tribe, whose heart turns away today from the LORD our God, to go to serve the gods of those nations; that there will not be among you a root bearing poisonous fruit and wormwood.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:19 - “And it shall be when he hears the words of this curse, that he will consider himself fortunate in his heart, saying, ‘I will do well though I walk in the stubbornness of my heart in order [fn]to destroy the watered land along with the dry.’
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:20 - “The LORD will not be willing to forgive him, but rather the anger of the LORD and His wrath will [fn]burn against that person, and every curse that is written in this book will lie upon him, and the LORD will wipe out his name from under heaven.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:21 - “Then the LORD will single him out for disaster from all the tribes of Israel, in accordance with all the curses of the covenant which is written in this Book of the Law.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:22 - “Now the future generation, your sons who rise up after you and the foreigner who comes from a distant land, when they see the plagues of that land and the diseases with which the LORD has afflicted it, will say,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:23 - ‘All its land is brimstone and salt, burned debris, [fn]unsown and unproductive, and no grass grows on it, like the overthrow of Sodom and Gomorrah, Admah and Zeboiim, which the LORD overthrew in His anger and in His wrath.’
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:24 - “All the nations will say, ‘Why has the LORD done all this to this land? Why this great [fn]outburst of anger?’
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:25 - “Then people will say, ‘It is because they abandoned the covenant of the LORD, the God of their fathers, which He made with them when He brought them out of the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:26 - ‘And they went and served other gods and worshiped them, gods that they have not known and whom He had not [fn]assigned to them.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:27 - ‘Therefore, the anger of the LORD burned against that land, to bring upon it every curse which is written in this book;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:28 - and the LORD uprooted them from their land in anger, fury, and in great wrath, and hurled them into another land, as it is this day.’
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:29 - “The secret things belong to the LORD our God, but the things revealed belong to us and to our sons forever, so that we may [fn]follow all the words of this Law.
NASB20 Footnotes
Ch 28:69 in Heb
Ch 29:1 in Heb
Lit came to
Lit struck
I.e., to destroy everything
Lit smoke
Lit it is not sown and does not make plants sprout
Lit heat
Lit apportioned
Lit perform

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