The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
JER 7:4 Trust ye not in lying words, saying, The temple of the LORD,
The temple of the LORD, The temple of the LORD, are these.
JER 7:5 For if ye throughly amend your ways and your doings; if ye
throughly execute judgment between a man and his neighbour;
JER 7:6 If ye oppress not the stranger, the fatherless, and the widow,
and shed not innocent blood in this place, neither walk after other gods
to your hurt:
JER 7:7 Then will I cause you to dwell in this place, in the land that
I gave to your fathers, for ever and ever.
JER 7:8 Behold, ye trust in lying words, that cannot profit.
JER 7:9 Will ye steal, murder, and commit adultery, and swear falsely,
King James Bible