Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But ye are departed out of the way; ye have caused many to stumble at the law; ye have corrupted the covenant of Levi, saith the LORD of hosts.
Ye have caused
For I have kept the ways of Jehovah, And have not wickedly departed from my God.
I have not turned aside from thine ordinances; For thou hast taught me.
get you out of the way, turn aside out of the path, cause the Holy One of Israel to cease from before us.
transgressing and denying Jehovah, and turning away from following our God, speaking oppression and revolt, conceiving and uttering from the heart words of falsehood.
Thus saith Jehovah: Cursed is the man that trusteth in man, and maketh flesh his arm, and whose heart departeth from Jehovah.
But the Levites that went far from me, when Israel went astray, that went astray from me after their idols, they shall bear their iniquity.
we have sinned, and have dealt perversely, and have done wickedly, and have rebelled, even turning aside from thy precepts and from thine ordinances;
Take heed, brethren, lest haply there shall be in any one of you an evil heart of unbelief, in falling away from the living God:
Ye have caused
Therefore have I also made you contemptible and base before all the people, according as ye have not kept my ways, but have had respect of persons in the law.
1 Samuel 2:17
And the sin of the young men was very great before Jehovah; for the men despised the offering of Jehovah.
For they that lead this people cause them to err; and they that are led of them are destroyed.
For my people have forgotten me, they have burned incense to false gods ; and they have been made to stumble in their ways, in the ancient paths, to walk in bypaths, in a way not cast up;
for both prophet and priest are profane; yea, in my house have I found their wickedness, saith Jehovah.
Why do thy disciples transgress the tradition of the elders? for they wash not their hands when they eat bread.
And one of the lawyers answering saith unto him, Teacher, in saying this thou reproachest us also.
and art confident that thou thyself art a guide of the blind, a light of them that are in darkness,
It is good not to eat flesh, nor to drink wine, nor to do anything whereby thy brother stumbleth.
Ye have corrupted
My covenant was with him of life and peace; and I gave them to him that he might fear; and he feared me, and stood in awe of my name.
And he shall not profane his seed among his people: for I am Jehovah who sanctifieth him.
Remember them, O my God, because they have defiled the priesthood, and the covenant of the priesthood, and of the Levites.