Bible: Malachi 1:11-14

1:11 For from the east to the west my name will be great among the nations. Incense and pure offerings will be offered in my name everywhere, for my name will be great among the nations,” 1  says the Lord who rules over all. 1:12 But you are profaning it by saying that the table of the Lord is common and its offerings 2  despicable. 1:13 You also say, ‘How tiresome it is.’ You turn up your nose at it,” says the Lord who rules over all, “and instead bring what is stolen, lame, or sick. You bring these things for an offering! Should I accept this from you?” 3  asks the Lord. 1:14 There will be harsh condemnation for the hypocrite who has a valuable male animal in his flock but vows and sacrifices something inferior to the Lord. For I am a great king,” 4  says the Lord who rules over all, “and my name is awesome among the nations.”

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