Index: King James Version #2
Old Testament
  1 Genesis    7 Judges   13 1 Chronicles   19 Psalms  25 Lamentations  31 Obadiah  37 Haggai
  2 Exodus     8 Ruth   14 2 Chronicles  20 Proverbs  26 Ezekiel  32 Jonah   38 Zechariah
  3 Leviticus    9 1 Samuel   15 Ezra  21 Ecclesiastes  27 Daniel   33 Micah   39 Malachi
  4 Numbers  10 2 Samuel  16 Nehemiah  22 Song of Solomon  28 Hosea  34 Nahum  
  5 Deuteronomy   11 1 Kings  17 Esther   23 Isaiah  29 Joel  35 Habakkuk  
  6 Joshua  12 2 Kings  18 Job   24 Jeremiah  30 Amos  36 Zephaniah  
New Testament
 40 Matthew    44 Acts  48 Galatians  52 1 Thessalonians  56 Titus   60 1 Peter   64 3 John
 41 Mark  45 Romans  49 Ephesians   53 2 Thessalonians  57 Philemon  61 2 Peter  65 Jude
 42 Luke  46 1 Corinthians  50 Philippians  54 1 Timothy  58 Hebrews  62 1 John  66 Revelation
 43 John  47 2 Corinthians  51 Colossians  55 2 Timothy  59 James   63 2 John  

Malachi 1

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1:1 The burden of the word of the LORD to Israel by Malachi.

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 Jacob,

1:3 And I hated Esau, and laid his mountains and his heritage waste for the dragons of the wilderness.

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 ever.

1:5 And your eyes shall see, and ye shall say, The LORD will be magnified from the border of Israel.

1:6 A son honoureth [his] father, and a servant his master: if then I [be] a father, where [is] mine honour? and if I [be] a master, where [is] my fear? saith the LORD of hosts unto you, O priests, that despise my name. And ye say, Wherein have we despised thy name?

1:7 Ye offer polluted bread upon mine altar; and ye say, Wherein have we polluted thee? In that ye say, The table of the LORD [is] contemptible.

1:8 And if ye offer the blind for sacrifice, [is it] not evil? and if ye offer the lame and sick, [is it] not evil? offer it now unto thy governor; will he be pleased with thee, or accept thy person? saith the LORD of hosts.

1:9 And now, I pray you, beseech God that he will be gracious unto us: this hath been by your means: will he regard your persons? saith the LORD of hosts.

1:10 Who [is there] even among you that would shut the doors [for nought]? neither do ye kindle [fire] on mine altar for nought. I have no pleasure in you, saith the LORD of hosts, neither will I accept an offering at your hand.

1:11 For from the rising of the sun even unto the going down of the same my name [shall be] great among the Gentiles; and in every place incense [shall be] offered unto my name, and a pure offering: for my name [shall be] great among the heathen, saith the LORD of hosts.

1:12 But ye have profaned it, in that ye say, The table of the LORD [is] polluted; and the fruit thereof, [even] his meat, [is] contemptible.

1:13 Ye said also, Behold, what a weariness [is it]! and ye have snuffed at it, saith the LORD of hosts; and ye brought [that which was] torn, and the lame, and the sick; thus ye brought an offering: should I accept this of your hand? saith the LORD.

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.

 

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