Punishment for Disobedience
14 p“But if you will not listen to me and will not do all these commandments,
17 The Lord has done what he purposed;
he has carried out khis word,
which he commanded llong ago;
ohe has made the enemy rejoice over you
and exalted the pmight of your foes.
11 uAll Israel has transgressed your law and turned aside, vrefusing to obey your voice. wAnd the curse and oath xthat are written in the Law of yMoses the servant of God have been poured out upon us, because kwe have sinned against him.
2 aIf you will not listen, if you will not take it to heart to give honor to my name, says the Lord of hosts, then I will send bthe curse upon you and I will curse cyour blessings. Indeed, I have already cursed them, because you do not lay it to heart.