Deuteronomy 29 ©
Moses exhorteth the people to obedience by the memory of the works they had seen. They are all presented before the Lord to enter into covenant with him, and warned of the danger of flattering themselves in wickedness. Revealed things alone belong to men.
¶And Moses called unto all Israel, and said unto them, Ye bhave seen all that the LORD did before your eyes in the land of Egypt unto Pharaoh, and unto all his servants, and unto all his land;
That he may oestablish thee to day for a people unto himself, and that he may be unto thee a God, as he hath said unto thee, and pas he hath sworn unto thy fathers, to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob.
And ye have seen their abominations, and their 2idols, wood and stone, silver and gold, which were among them:)
Lest tthere should be among you man, or woman, or family, or tribe, whose heart turneth away this day from the LORD our God, to go and serve the gods of these nations; lest there should be among you a root that beareth 3gall and u*wormwood;
And it come to pass, when he vheareth the words of this curse, that he wbless himself in his heart, saying, I shall have peace, though I walk xin the 4imagination of mine heart, to yadd 5drunkenness to thirst:
The LORD will znot spare him, but then the anger of the LORD and ahis jealousy shall smoke against that man, and all the bcurses that are written in this book shall lie upon him, and the LORD cshall blot out his name from under heaven.
So that the generation to come of your children that shall rise up after you, and the stranger that shall come from a far land, shall say, when they see the plagues of that land, and the sicknesses 7which the LORD hath laid upon it;
And that the whole land thereof is e*brimstone, and salt, and burning, that it is not sown, nor beareth, nor any grass groweth therein, flike the overthrow of Sodom, and Gomorrah, Admah, and Zeboim, which the LORD overthrew in his anger, and in his wrath: