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word of the LORD to Israel by Malachi.
MAL 1:2 I have loved you, saith the LORD. Yet ye say, Wherein hast thou
loved us? Was not Esau Jacob's brother? saith the LORD: yet I loved
MAL 1:3 And I hated Esau, and laid his mountains and his heritage waste
for the dragons of the wilderness.
MAL 1:4 Whereas Edom saith, We are impoverished, but we will return and
build the desolate places; thus saith the LORD of hosts, They shall
build, but I will throw down; and they shall call them, The border of
wickedness, and, The people against whom the LORD hath indignation for
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