7 Therefore, as jthe Holy Spirit says:
k“Today, if you will hear His voice,
In the day of trial in the wilderness,
And saw My works forty years.
And said, ‘They always go astray in their heart,
And they have not known My ways.’
‘They shall not enter My rest.’ ”
12 Beware, brethren, lest there be in any of you an evil heart of unbelief in departing from the living God; 13 but 2exhort one another daily, while it is called “Today,” lest any of you be hardened through the deceitfulness of sin. 14 For we have become partakers of Christ if we hold the beginning of our confidence steadfast to the end, 15 while it is said:
l“Today, if you will hear His voice,
Do not harden your hearts as in the rebellion.”
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