22 “But you have not called upon Me, O Jacob;
And you hhave been weary of Me, O Israel.
23 iYou have not brought Me the sheep for your burnt offerings,
Nor have you honored Me with your sacrifices.
I have not caused you to serve with grain offerings,
Nor wearied you with incense.
Nor have you satisfied Me with the fat of your sacrifices;
But you have burdened Me with your sins,
You have jwearied Me with your iniquities.
mAnd I will not remember your sins.
Let us contend together;
State your case, that you may be 1acquitted.
And your 2mediators have transgressed against Me.
nI will give Jacob to the curse,
And Israel to reproaches.
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