Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
What to me is the multitude of your sacrifices? says LORD. I have had enough of the burnt-offerings of rams, and the fat of fed beasts. And I do not delight in the blood of bullocks or of lambs or of he-goats.
Yet they seek me daily, and delight to know my ways. As a nation that did righteousness, and forsook not the ordinance of their God, they ask of me righteous judgments; they delight to draw near to God.
Their webs shall not become garments, nor shall they cover themselves with their works. Their works are works of iniquity, and the act of violence is in their hands.
Thou meet him who rejoices and works righteousness, those who remember thee in thy ways. Behold, thou were angry, and we sinned. Therefore we have erred.
He who slaughters an ox is as he who kills a man. He who sacrifices a lamb, as he who breaks a dog's neck. He who offers an oblation, [as] swine's blood. He who burns frankincense, as he who blesses an idol. Yea, they have chosen t
Trust ye not in lying words, saying, The temple of LORD, the temple of LORD, the temple of LORD, are these.
Ye who hate the good, and love the evil, who pluck off their skin from off them, and their flesh from off their bones,
But all their works they do in order to be seen by men. And they make broad their phylacteries, and enlarge the hems of their garments.
as it is written, There is no righteous man, not even one.
For I testify to them that they have a zeal of God, but not according to knowledge.