16 “This day the Lord your God commands you to observe these statutes and judgments; therefore you shall be careful to observe them with all your heart and with all your soul. 17 Today you have tproclaimed the Lord to be your God, and that you will walk in His ways and keep His statutes, His commandments, and His judgments, and that you will uobey His voice. 18 Also today vthe Lord has proclaimed you to be His special people, just as He promised you, that you should keep all His commandments, 19 and that He will set you whigh above all nations which He has made, in praise, in name, and in honor, and that you may be xa 8holy people to the Lord your God, just as He has spoken.”
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