z For what purpose to Me
Comes frankincense a from Sheba,
And b sweet cane from a far country?
c Your burnt offerings are not acceptable,
Nor your sacrifices sweet to Me."
New King James Version (NKJV) Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson, Inc.
Sacrifice and offering You did not desire; My e...
Psalms 50:7 - 9
Hear, O My people, and I will speak, O Israel, ...
To what purpose is the multitude of your sacrif...
He who kills a bull is as if he slays a man; He...
I hate, I despise your feast days, And I do not...
With what shall I come before the LORD, And bow...
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The multitude of camels shall cover your land, The dromedaries of Midian and Ephah; All those from Sheba shall come; They shall bring gold and incense, And they shall proclaim the praises of the LORD.
You have bought Me no sweet cane with money, Nor have you satisfied Me with the fat of your sacrifices; But you have burdened Me with your sins, You have wearied Me with your iniquities.
Jeremiah 7:21 - 23
Thus says the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel: "Add your burnt offerings to your sacrifices and eat meat.