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And testifiedst against them, that thou mightest bring them again unto thy law: yet they dealt proudly, and hearkened not unto thy commandments, but sinned against thy judgments, (which if a man do, he shall live in them;) and withdrew the shoulder, and hardened their neck, and would not hear.

Withdrew the shoulder

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Bible References


Nehemiah 9:26
And they will be perverse, and they will rebel against thee, and they will cast thy law behind their back, and they killed thy prophets who testified against them to turn them back to thee, and they will make great reproaches.
Deuteronomy 4:26
I took the heavens and the earth to witness against you this day, that perishing, ye shall perish to-morrow from the land which ye are passing over Jordan there to possess it: ye shall not prolong the days upon it, but being destroyed, ye shall be destroyed.
Deuteronomy 31:21
And it was when many evils and afflictions shall find him, and this song testified before him for a witness: for it shall not be forgotten out of the mouth of his seed; for I knew his formation which he did this day, before I shall bring him to the land which I sware
2 Kings 17:13
And Jehovah will testify in Israel and in Judah by the hand of all his prophets, all seeing, saying, Turn back from your evil ways and watch my commands, my laws according to all my instruction which I commanded your fathers, and which I Sent to you by the hand of my servants the prophets.
2 Chronicles 24:19
And he will send prophets among them to turn them back to Jehovah; and they will testify against them: and they gave not ear.
2 Chronicles 36:15
And Jehovah the God of their fathers will send to them by the hand of his messengers, rising early and sending; for he compassionated upon his people, and upon his dwelling:
Jeremiah 25:3
From the thirteenth year of Josiah son of Amon, king of Judah, and even to this day, this the three and twentieth year, the word of Jehovah was to me, and I will speak to you, rising early and speaking, and ye heard not
Hosea 6:5
For this I cut off by the prophets; I slew them by the words of my mouth: and thy judgments the light going forth.

Yet they

Nehemiah 9:10
And thou wilt give signs and wonders upon Pharaoh, and upon all his servants, and upon all the people of his land: for thou knewest that they acted proudly against them. And thou wilt make to thee a name as this day.
Exodus 10:3
And Moses will come, and Aaron, to Pharaoh, and they will say to him, Thus said Jehovah the God of the Hebrews, Until long didst thou refuse to humble thyself from before me. Send forth my people and they shall serve me.
Jeremiah 13:15
Hear ye, and give ear; ye shall not be proud: for Jehovah spake.
Jeremiah 43:2
And Azariah son of Hoshaiah will say, and Johanan son of Kareah, and all the proud men, saying to Jeremiah, Thou speakest falsehood: Jehovah our God sent thee not to say, Ye shall not go to Egypt to sojourn there:
Jeremiah 44:10
And they were not humbled even to this day, and they feared not and they went not in my instructions and in my laws which I gave before you and before your fathers.
Daniel 5:20
And when his heart was lifted up, and his spirit was strong for pride, he was brought down from the throne of his kingdom, and they took away his honor from him.
James 4:6
And he gives greater grace. Wherefore he says, God resists the proud, but gives grace to the humble.


Leviticus 18:5
And ye watched my laws and my judgments, which a man shall do them, and he lived in them: I am Jehovah.
Ezekiel 20:11
And I shall give to them my laws, and my judgments I caused them to know, which a man shall do them and he lived in them.
Luke 10:28
And he said to him, Thou hast answered rightly; this do and thou shalt live.Translation PDF from Google If you can fill in this text please contact e-sword Uers
Romans 10:5
For Moses writes the justice of the law, That the man having done these things shall live in them.
Galatians 3:12
And the law is not of faith: but, The man having done them shall live in them.

Withdrew the shoulder

Zechariah 7:11
And they will refuse to attend, and they will give a stubborn shoulder, and their ears they made heavy from hearing.

And hardened

Jeremiah 7:26
And they heard not to me and they inclined not their ear, and they will harden their neck: they did evil above their fathers.
Jeremiah 17:23
And they heard not, and they inclined not their ear, and they will harden their neck not to hear, and not to receive instruction.
Jeremiah 19:15
Thus said Jehovah of armies, God of Israel, Behold me bringing to this city and upon all her cities all the evil which I spake against her, because they hardened their neck not to hear my word.

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2 Chronicles 33:10
And Jehovah will speak to Manasseh, and to his people, and they attended not
Psalm 78:10
They watched not the covenant of God, and in his law they refused to go;