Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And if ye offer the blind for sacrifice, is it not evil? and if ye offer the lame and sick, is it not evil? offer it now unto thy governor; will he be pleased with thee, or accept thy person? saith the LORD of hosts.

Bible References

If ye offer the blind

Malachi 1:14
And cursed he deceiving, and there is in his flock a male, and he vowed and sacrificed a corrupt thing to Jehovah: for I am a great king, said Jehovah of armies, and my name terrible among the nations.
Leviticus 22:19
For your acceptance a blameless male among the cattle, among the sheep, and among the goats.
Deuteronomy 15:21
And when a blemish shall be in it, lame or blind, any evil blemish, thou shalt not sacrifice it to Jehovah thy God.

Or accept

Malachi 1:10
Who also among you and he will shut the doors? and ye shall not make light mine altar gratuitously. Not to me delight in you, said Jehovah of armies, and I will not delight in the gift of your hand.
Job 42:8
And now take to you seven bullocks and seven rams, and go to my servant Job, and bring up a burnt-offering for yourselves; and my servant Job shall pray for you: for his face I will accept, so as not to do with you for folly, for ye spake not to me the right as my servant Job.
Psalm 20:3
He will remember all thy gifts, and he will make fat thy burnt-offerings. Silence.
Jeremiah 14:10
Thus said Jehovah to this people, Thus they loved to wander, they restrained not their feet, and Jehovah accepted them not; now will he remember their iniquity and he will review their sin.
Hosea 8:13
The sacrifices of my gifts they will sacrifice flesh, and they will eat; Jehovah delighted not in them; now will he remember their iniquity, and he will review their sins: they shall turn back to Egypt

General references

Leviticus 22:20
And every one which in it is a blemish ye shall not bring it: for it shall not be for acceptance for you.
Deuteronomy 15:21
And when a blemish shall be in it, lame or blind, any evil blemish, thou shalt not sacrifice it to Jehovah thy God.
Ezekiel 22:8
Thou didst despise my holy place, and thou didst profane my Sabbaths