"But you are profaning it, in that you say, `The table of the Lord is defiled, and as for its fruit, its food is to be despised.' (Malachi 1:12)

"You also say, `My, how tiresome it is!' And you disdainfully sniff at it," says the LORD of hosts, "and you bring what was taken by robbery and what is lame or sick; so you bring the offering! Should I receive that from your hand?" says the LORD. (Malachi 1:13)


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