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After the number of the days in which ye searched the land, even forty days, each day for a year, shall ye bear your iniquities, even forty years, and ye shall know my breach of promise.
And they returned from spying out the land at the end of forty days.
2 Chronicles 36:21
to fulfil the word of Jehovah by the mouth of Jeremiah, until the land had enjoyed its sabbaths: for as long as it lay desolate it kept sabbath, to fulfil threescore and ten years.
Forty years long was I grieved with that generation, And said, It is a people that do err in their heart, And they have not known my ways:
And again, when thou hast accomplished these, thou shalt lie on thy right side, and shalt bear the iniquity of the house of Judah: forty days, each day for a year, have I appointed it unto thee.
Seventy weeks are decreed upon thy people and upon thy holy city, to finish transgression, and to make an end of sins, and to make reconciliation for iniquity, and to bring in everlasting righteousness, and to seal up vision and prophecy, and to anoint the most holy.
And I will give unto my two witnesses, and they shall prophesy a thousand two hundred and threescore days, clothed in sackcloth.
Shall ye bear
But the Levites shall do the service of the tent of meeting, and they shall bear their iniquity: it shall be a statute for ever throughout your generations; and among the children of Israel they shall have no inheritance.
And thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of thy mother's sister, nor of thy father's sister; for he hath made naked his near kin: they shall bear their iniquity.
For mine iniquities are gone over my head: As a heavy burden they are too heavy for me.
And they shall bear their iniquity: the iniquity of the prophet shall be even as the iniquity of him that seeketh unto him ;
1 Kings 8:56
Blessed be Jehovah, that hath given rest unto his people Israel, according to all that he promised: there hath not failed one word of all his good promise, which he promised by Moses his servant.
Is his lovingkindness clean gone for ever? Doth his promise fail for evermore?
For he remembered his holy word, And Abraham his servant.
And at what instant I shall speak concerning a nation, and concerning a kingdom, to build and to plant it;
For the Lord will not cast off for ever.
Let us fear therefore, lest haply, a promise being left of entering into his rest, any one of you should seem to have come short of it.
Breach of promise
And Jehovah said unto Moses, Behold, thou shalt sleep with thy fathers; and this people will rise up, and play the harlot after the strange gods of the land, whither they go to be among them, and will forsake me, and break my covenant which I have made with them.
1 Samuel 2:30
Therefore Jehovah, the God of Israel, saith, I said indeed that thy house, and the house of thy father, should walk before me for ever: but now Jehovah saith, Be it far from me; for them that honor me I will honor, and they that despise me shall be lightly esteemed.
And I took my staff Beauty, and cut it asunder, that I might break my covenant which I had made with all the peoples.
So ye abode in Kadesh many days, according unto the days that ye abode there .