I thought that after she had done all these things, she would return to Me. But she did not return, and her unfaithful sister Judah saw it.
Cross References2 Kings 17:13
Yet through all His prophets and seers, the LORD warned Israel and Judah, saying, "Turn from your wicked ways and keep My commandments and statutes, according to the entire Law that I commanded your forefathers and delivered to you through My servants the prophets."
And the LORD said to me, "Faithless Israel has shown herself more righteous than unfaithful Judah.
For the house of Israel and the house of Judah have been utterly unfaithful to Me," declares the LORD.
Righteous are You, O LORD, when I plead before You. Yet I wish to contend with You: Why does the way of the wicked prosper? Why do all the faithless live at ease?
"Have you not noticed what these people are saying: 'The LORD has rejected the two families He had chosen'? So they despise My people and no longer regard them as a nation.
You not only walked in their ways and practiced their abominations, but soon you were more depraved than they were.
My people are bent on turning from Me. Though they call to the Most High, He will by no means exalt them.
People staggered from city to city for water to drink, but they were not satisfied; yet you have not returned to Me," declares the LORD.
Judah has broken faith; an abomination has been committed in Israel and in Jerusalem. For Judah has profaned the LORD's beloved sanctuary by marrying the daughter of a foreign god.
Chapter Outline1. God's great mercy to Judah the polluted land
6. Judah is worse than Israel
12. The promises of the gospel to the penitent
20. Israel reproved, and called by God, makes a solemn confession of their sins
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2 Kings 17:13, 14
2 Chronicles 30:6-12
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