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Now be ye not stiffnecked, as your fathers were, but yield yourselves unto the LORD, and enter into his sanctuary, which he hath sanctified for ever: and serve the LORD your God, that the fierceness of his wrath may turn away from you.

Which he hath

Bible References

Be ye not stiffnecked

2 Chronicles 36:13
He also rebelled against King Nebuchadnezzar who had made him swear allegiance by God. He became obstinate and hardened his heart against returning to Yahweh, the God of Israel.
Exodus 32:9
The Lord also said to Moses: “I have seen this people, and they are indeed a stiff-necked people.
Deuteronomy 10:16
Therefore, circumcise your hearts and don’t be stiff-necked any longer.
Romans 10:21
But to Israel he says: All day long I have spread out My hands to a disobedient and defiant people.

Yield yourselves

1 Chronicles 29:24
All the leaders and the mighty men, and all of King David’s sons as well, pledged their allegiance to King Solomon.
Ezra 10:19
They pledged to send their wives away, and being guilty, they offered a ram from the flock for their guilt;
Psalm 68:31
Ambassadors will come from Egypt;
Cush will stretch out its hands to God.
Romans 6:13
And do not offer any parts of it to sin as weapons for unrighteousness. But as those who are alive from the dead, offer yourselves to God, and all the parts of yourselves to God as weapons for righteousness.

Enter into

Psalm 63:2
So I gaze on You in the sanctuary
to see Your strength and Your glory.
Psalm 68:24
People have seen Your procession, God,
the procession of my God,
my King, in the sanctuary.
Psalm 73:17
until I entered God’s sanctuary.
Then I understood their destiny.

Which he hath

Psalm 132:13
For the Lord has chosen Zion;
He has desired it for His home:


Deuteronomy 6:13
Fear Yahweh your God, worship Him, and take your oaths in His name.
Joshua 24:15
But if it doesn’t please you to worship Yahweh, choose for yourselves today the one you will worship: the gods your fathers worshiped beyond the Euphrates River or the gods of the Amorites in whose land you are living. As for me and my family, we will worship Yahweh.”
Matthew 4:10
Then Jesus told him, “Go away, Satan! For it is written:

Worship the Lord your God,
and serve only Him.
John 12:26
If anyone serves Me, he must follow Me. Where I am, there My servant also will be. If anyone serves Me, the Father will honor him.
Romans 6:22
But now, since you have been liberated from sin and have become enslaved to God, you have your fruit, which results in sanctification—and the end is eternal life!
Colossians 3:22
Slaves, obey your human masters in everything. Don’t work only while being watched, in order to please men, but work wholeheartedly, fearing the Lord.
Revelation 7:15
For this reason they are before the throne of God,
and they serve Him day and night in His sanctuary.
The One seated on the throne will shelter them:

The fierceness

2 Chronicles 28:11
Listen to me and return the captives you took from your brothers, for the Lord’s burning anger is on you.”
2 Chronicles 29:10
It is in my heart now to make a covenant with Yahweh, the God of Israel so that His burning anger may turn away from us.
2 Kings 23:26
In spite of all that, the Lord did not turn from the fury of His great burning anger, which burned against Judah because of all that Manasseh had provoked Him with.
Psalm 78:49
He sent His burning anger against them:
fury, indignation, and calamity—
a band of deadly messengers.

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