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They have moved me to jealousy with that which is not God; they have provoked me to anger with their vanities: and I will move them to jealousy with those which are not a people; I will provoke them to anger with a foolish nation.
With their vanities
They moved him to jealousy with strange [gods]. With abominations they provoked him to anger.
For they provoked him to anger with their high places, and moved him to jealousy with their graven images.
With their vanities
1 Samuel 12:21
And turn ye not aside after vain things which cannot profit nor deliver, for they are vain.
1 Kings 16:13
for all the sins of Baasha, and the sins of Elah his son, which they sinned, and with which they made Israel to sin, to provoke LORD, the God of Israel, to anger with their vanities.
I hate those who regard lying vanities, but I trust in LORD.
Behold, the voice of the cry of the daughter of my people from a land that is very far off: Is not LORD in Zion? Is not her King in her? Why have they provoked me to anger with their graven images, and with foreign vanities?
But they are together brutish and foolish, the instruction of idols! It is but a block of wood.
Are there any among the vanities of the nations that can cause rain? Or can the heavens give showers? Are not thou he, O LORD our God? Therefore we will wait for thee, for thou have made all these things.
Those who regard lying vanities forsake their own mercy.
And as I began to speak, the Holy Spirit fell on them, just as also on us at the beginning.
Yet the number of the sons of Israel shall be as the sand of the sea, which cannot be measured nor numbered. And it shall come to pass that, in the place where it was said to them, Ye are not my people, it shall be said to them, Th
As also he says in Hosea, I will call those not my people, my people, and her who was not beloved, beloved.
But I say, did Israel, no, not know? First Moses says, I will provoke you to jealousy toward a non-nation. Toward a foolish nation, I will make you angry.
I say then, did they stumble so that they would fall? May it not happen! But in their transgression, salvation is to the Gentiles, in order to provoke them to jealousy.
1 Peter 2:9
But ye are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for an acquired possession, so that ye might broadly proclaim the excellencies of him who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light.