Objection 2: Further, it is written (Dt. 2 But who may abide the day of his coming? Therefore, etc. Bible / Our Library / Bible Commentaries / Matthew Henry Commentary on the Whole Bible (Complete) / Malachi / Malachi 2; Share Tweet. When ye say, Every one that doeth evil is good in the sight of the. 2 If ye will not hear, and if ye will not lay it to heart, to give glory unto my name, saith the LORD of hosts, I will even send a curse upon you, and I will curse your blessings: yea, I have cursed them already, because ye do not lay it to heart. Yet ye say, Wherein have we wearied him? Therefore take heed to your spirit, and let none deal treacherously against the wife of his youth. 5My covenant was with him of life and peace; and I gave them to him for the fear wherewith he feared me, and was afraid before my name. Judah hath dealt treacherously, and an abomination is committed in Israel and in Jerusalem; for Judah hath profaned the holiness of the. Malachi 2 English Standard Version (ESV) The Lord Rebukes the Priests. 11Judah hath dealt treacherously, and an abomination is committed in Israel and in Jerusalem; for Judah hath profaned the holiness of the LORD which he loved, and hath married the daughter of a strange god. Malachi 2:1-17—Navigate by chapter and verse in the King James Version of the Bible. Behold, I will corrupt your seed, and spread dung upon your faces, even the dung of your solemn feasts; and one shall take you away with it. That he might seek a godly seed. Yet had he the residue of the spirit. And now, O ye priests, this commandment is for you. 2 “And now, O priests, this command is for you. If ye will not hear, and if ye will not lay it to heart, to give glory unto my name, saith the. KJV: King James Version . If ye will not hear, and if ye will not lay it to heart, to give glory unto my name, saith the LORD of … 17Ye have wearied the LORD with your words. 1:6priests, this commandment is for you.#(Lev. and who shall stand when he appeareth? 24:1): "If . 1 Behold, I will send my messenger, and he shall prepare the way before me: and the Lord, whom ye seek, shall suddenly come to his temple, even the messenger of the covenant, whom ye delight in: behold, he shall come, saith the LORD of hosts. For it is written (Malachi 2:16): "When thou shalt hate her put her away." 7For the priest's lips should keep knowledge, and they should seek the law at his mouth: for he is the messenger of the LORD of hosts. 2 If ye will not hear, and if ye will not lay it to heart, to give glory unto my name, saith the Lord of hosts, I will even send a curse upon you, and I will curse your blessings: yea, I have cursed them already, because ye do not lay it to heart. That he might seek a godly seed. Malachi 4:2 KJV - But unto you that fear my name shall - Bible Gateway But unto you that fear my name shall the Sun of righteousness arise with healing in his wings; and ye shall go forth, and grow up as calves of the stall. Therefore the same conclusion follows as before. Mal 2:1 ¶ And now, O ye priests, this commandment is for you. Red Letter. And I hated Esau, and laid his mountains and his heritage waste for the dragons of the wilderness. 1 And now, O ye priests, this commandment is for you. There are two great ordinances which divine wisdom has instituted, the wretched profanation of both of which is complained of and sharply reproved in this chapter. Yes, I have cursed them already, Because you do not take it to heart. hath been witness between thee and the wife of thy youth, against whom thou hast dealt treacherously: yet is she thy companion, and the wife of thy covenant. 2 And now, O ye priests, this commandment is for you. Paragraph. Malachi 2:2 KJV. why do we deal treacherously every man against his brother, by profaning the covenant of our fathers? Corrupt Priests“And now, O #Mal. 2 If you will not hear, And if you will not take it to heart, To give glory to My name," Says the Lord of hosts, "I will send a curse upon you, And I will curse your blessings. Malachi 3 King James Version (KJV). Malachi 2:2 If ye will not hear, and if ye will not lay it to heart, to give glory unto my name, saith the LORD of hosts, I will even send a curse upon you, and I will curse your blessings: yea, I have cursed them already, because ye do not lay it to heart. When ye say, Every one that doeth evil is good in the sight of the LORD, and he delighteth in them; or, Where is the God of judgment. 2 If you will not listen, if you will not take it to heart to give honor to my name, says the Lord of hosts, then I will send the curse upon you and I will curse your blessings. The law of truth was in his mouth, and iniquity was not found in his lips: he walked with me in peace and equity, and did turn many away from iniquity. 8But 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. Commentary on Malachi 2:1-9 (Read Malachi 2:1-9) What is here said of the covenant of priesthood, is true of the covenant of grace made with all believers, as spiritual priests. Yet ye say, Wherein have we wearied him? Malachi 2:2, KJV: "If ye will not hear, and if ye will not lay it to heart, to give glory unto my name, saith the LORD of hosts, I will even send a curse upon you, and I will curse your blessings: yea, I have cursed them already, because ye do not lay it to heart." Therefore take heed to your spirit, and let none deal treacherously against the wife of his youth. When the word of God to us brings about, and carries on, the work of God in us, then we cannot but know that he sent it to us, that it is not the word of Malachi-God's messenger, but it is indeed the word of God, and is sent, not only in general to all, but in particular to us. And did not he make one? Change Language {{#items}} {{local_title}} Malachi 1:14 But cursed be the deceiver, which hath in his flock a male, and voweth, and sacrificeth unto the Lord a corrupt thing: for I am a great King, saith the LORD of hosts, and my name is dreadful among the heathen. “If ye will not hear, and if ye will not lay it to heart, to give glory unto my name, saith the LORD of hosts, I will even send a curse upon you, and I will curse your blessings: yea, I have cursed them already, because ye do not lay it to heart.” King James Version (KJV) 10Have we not all one father? Bible > KJV > Malachi 2 Malachi 2 King James Bible: Par A Warning to Priests. King James Version 2 If ye will not hear, and if ye will not lay it to heart, to give glory unto my name, saith the Lord of hosts, I will even send a curse upon you, and I will curse your blessings: yea, I have cursed them already, because ye do not lay it to heart. Malachi 2:3 Or will blight your grain; Malachi 2:10 Or father; Malachi 2:12 Or 12 May the Lord remove from the tents of Jacob anyone who gives testimony in behalf of the man who does this; Malachi 2:15 The meaning of the Hebrew for the first part of this verse is uncertain. why do we deal treacherously every man against his brother, by profaning the covenant of our fathers? 2If ye will not hear, and if ye will not lay it to heart, to give glory unto my name, saith the LORD of hosts, I will even send a curse upon you, and I will curse your blessings: yea, I have cursed them already, because ye do not lay it to heart. 2 But who may abide the day of his coming? 4And ye shall know that I have sent this commandment unto you, that my covenant might be with Levi, saith the LORD of hosts. 15And did not he make one? If ye will not hear, and if ye will not lay it to heart, to give glory unto my name, saith the LORD of hosts, I will even send a curse upon you, and I will curse your blessings: yea, I have cursed them already, because ye do not lay it to heart. Malachi 2 1 "And now, O priests, this commandment is for you. KJV Malachi 2 1 And now, O ye priests, this commandment is for you. 16For the LORD, the God of Israel, saith that he hateth putting away: for one covereth violence with his garment, saith the LORD of hosts: therefore take heed to your spirit, that ye deal not treacherously. And he shall sit as a refiner and purifier of silver: and he shall purify the sons of Levi, and purge … 3 Behold, I will send my messenger, and he shall prepare the way before me: and the Lord, whom ye seek, shall suddenly come to his temple, even the messenger of the covenant, whom ye delight in: behold, he shall come, saith the Lord of hosts. Indeed, I have already cursed them, because you do not lay it to heart. Malachi 2:15 King James Version (KJV) 15 And did not he make one? 1And now, O ye priests, this commandment is for you. Malachi 2:1-9 KJV And now, O ye priests, this commandment is for you. 1 And now, O ye priests, this commandment is for you. , and he delighteth in them; or, Where is the God of judgment. 9Therefore have I also made you contemptible and base before all the people, according as ye have not kept my ways, but have been partial in the law. Version. Yet had he the residue of the spirit. Cancel. Listen to the Bible. Malachi 2:2 Malachi 2:1 KJV. And wherefore one? Malachi rebukes their doubt of God's love and the faithlessness of both priests (1:6-- 2:9) and people . Have we not all one father? Bible Language English. which he loved, and hath married the daughter of a strange god. Therefore have I also made you contemptible and base before all the people, according as ye have not kept my ways, but have been partial in the law. 12The LORD will cut off the man that doeth this, the master and the scholar, out of the tabernacles of Jacob, and him that offereth an offering unto the LORD of hosts. To their charge that God is unjust ( 2:17 ) because he has failed to come in judgment to exalt his people, Malachi answers with an announcement and a warning. of hosts, I will even send a curse upon you, and I will curse your blessings: yea, I have cursed them already, because ye do not lay it to heart. If ye will not hear, and if ye will not lay it to heart, to give glory unto my name, saith the LORD of … 26:14, 15; Deut. she find not favor in his eyes, for some uncleanness," etc. hath not one God created us? And ye shall know that I have sent this commandment unto you, that my covenant might be with Levi, saith the. King James Version But unto you that fear my name shall the Sun of righteousness arise with healing in his wings; and ye shall go forth, and grow up as calves of the stall. Malachi 2:1. with tears, with weeping, and with crying out, insomuch that he regardeth not the offering any more, or receiveth it with good will at your hand. Malachi 2 . : Mal 2:2 : If ye will not hear, and if ye will not lay it to heart, to give glory unto my name, saith the LORD of hosts, I will even send a curse upon you, and I will curse your blessings: yea, I have cursed them already, because ye do not lay it to heart. Read verse in King James Version and who shall stand when he appeareth? Malachi 1 Malachi 3 Chapter 2. My covenant was with him of life and peace; and I gave them to him for the fear wherewith he feared me, and was afraid before my name. will cut off the man that doeth this, the master and the scholar, out of the tabernacles of Jacob, and him that offereth an offering unto the, the master…: or, him that waketh, and him that answereth, And this have ye done again, covering the altar of the. . Verse. If ye will not hear, and if ye will not lay it to heart, to give glory unto my name, saith the LORD of … 14Yet ye say, Wherefore? Malachi 2 1 And now, O ye priests, this commandment is for you. hath not one God created us? 3Behold, I will corrupt your seed, and spread dung upon your faces, even the dung of your solemn feasts; and one shall take you away with it. And now, O ye priests, this commandment is for you. Objection 1: It would seem that the reason for divorce was hatred for the wife. Malachi 3:2 Context. 28:15)If you will not hear,And if you will not take it to heart,To give glory to My name,”S Footnotes. KJV: King James Version . Darby Bible Translation ... 2 KJV Malachi 4:2 Bible Apps Malachi 4:2 Biblia Paralela Malachi 4:2 Chinese Bible that he…: or, if he hate her, put her away, with your words. Version. 2 If ye will not hear, and if ye will not lay it to heart, to give glory unto my name, saith the Lord of hosts, I will even send a curse upon you, and I will curse your blessings: yea, I have cursed them already, because ye do not lay it to heart. 13And this have ye done again, covering the altar of the LORD with tears, with weeping, and with crying out, insomuch that he regardeth not the offering any more, or receiveth it with good will at your hand. For the priest's lips should keep knowledge, and they should seek the law at his mouth: for he is the messenger of the, 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. And wherefore one? Yet had he the residue of the spirit. Malachi 2:2 NIV KJV ESV NKJV If ye will not hear, and if ye will not lay it to heart, to give glory unto my name, saith the L ord of hosts, I will even send a curse upon you, and I will curse your blessings: yea, I have cursed them already, because ye do not lay it to heart. have been…: or, lifted up the face against: Heb. It is a covenant of life and peace; it assures all believers of all happiness, both in this world and in that to come. , the God of Israel, saith that he hateth putting away: for one covereth violence with his garment, saith the. If ye will not hear, and if ye will not lay it to heart, to give glory unto my name, saith the LORD of hosts, I will even send a curse upon you, and I will curse your blessings: yea, I have cursed them already, because ye do not lay it to heart. accepted faces. of hosts: therefore take heed to your spirit, that ye deal not treacherously. Malachi 2 :: New King James Version (NKJV) Strong's. King James Version If ye will not hear, and if ye will not lay it to heart, to give glory unto my name, saith the LORD of hosts, I will even send a curse upon you, and I will curse your blessings: yea, I have cursed them already, because ye do not lay it to heart. 2 If ye will not hear, and if ye will not lay it to heart, to give glory unto my name, saith the Lord of hosts, I will even send a curse upon you, and I will curse your blessings: yea, I have cursed them already, because ye do not lay it to heart. Because the LORD hath been witness between thee and the wife of thy youth, against whom thou hast dealt treacherously: yet is she thy companion, and the wife of thy covenant. 6The law of truth was in his mouth, and iniquity was not found in his lips: he walked with me in peace and equity, and did turn many away from iniquity. Or, 2. .