'Your iniquities have turned these away, And your sins have withheld good from you.
"When Your people Israel are defeated before an enemy, because they have sinned against You, if they turn to You again and confess Your name and pray and make supplication to You in this house,
"When the heavens are shut up and there is no rain, because they have sinned against You, and they pray toward this place and confess Your name and turn from their sin when You afflict them,
A fruitful land into a salt waste, Because of the wickedness of those who dwell in it.
And the earth will become desolate because of her inhabitants, On account of the fruit of their deeds.
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