the children
Joshua 22:18-20
and now, you would turn away from the LORD? If you rebel against the LORD today, tomorrow He will be angry with the entire community of Israel.
But if the land you possess is defiled, cross over to the land the LORD possesses where the LORD's tabernacle stands, and take possession [of it] among us. But don't rebel against the LORD or against us by building for yourselves an altar other than the altar of the LORD our God.
Wasn't Achan son of Zerah unfaithful regarding what was set apart for destruction, bringing wrath on the entire community of Israel? He was not the only one who perished because of his sin.'"
Numbers 14:45
Then the Amalekites and Canaanites who lived in that [part of the] hill country came down, attacked them, and routed them as far as Hormah.
Judges 2:4
When the Angel of the LORD had spoken these words to all the Israelites, the people wept loudly.
Psalm 5:4
For You are not a God who delights in wickedness; evil cannot lodge with You.
Psalm 5:5
The boastful cannot stand in Your presence; You hate all evildoers.
Proverbs 28:1
The wicked flee when no one is pursuing [them], but the righteous are as bold as a lion.
Isaiah 59:2
But your iniquities have built barriers between you and your God, and your sins have made Him hide [His] face from you so that He does not listen.
Habakkuk 1:13
[Your] eyes are too pure to look on evil, and You cannot tolerate wrongdoing. So why do You tolerate those who are treacherous? Why are You silent while one who is wicked swallows up one who is more righteous than himself?
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Joshua 6:18
But keep yourselves from the things set apart, or you will be set apart for destruction. If you take any of those things, you will set apart the camp of Israel for destruction and bring disaster on it.
Deuteronomy 7:26
You must not bring any abhorrent thing into your house, or you will be set apart for destruction like it. You are to utterly detest and abhor it, because it is set apart for destruction.
Haggai 2:13
Then Haggai asked, "If someone defiled by [contact with] a corpse touches any of these, does it become defiled?" The priests answered, "It becomes defiled."
Haggai 2:14
Then Haggai replied, "So is this people, and so is this nation before Me"-- the LORD's declaration. "And so is every work of their hands; even what they offer there is defiled.
Jeremiah 6:8
Be warned, Jerusalem, or I will be torn away from you; I will make you a desolation, a land devoid of inhabitant.
Jeremiah 23:33
"Now when these people or a prophet or a priest asks you: What is the burden of the LORD? you will respond to them: What is the burden? I will throw you away"-- [this is] the LORD's declaration.
Hosea 9:12
Even if they raise children, I will bereave them of each one. Yes, woe to them when I depart from them!