The Bible in Its Traditions

Malachi 4:1–6

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For, behold, the day cometh, it burneth as a furnace; and all the proud, and all that work wickedness, shall be stubble; and the day that cometh shall set them ablaze, saith YHWH of hosts, that it shall leave them neither root nor branch.

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But unto you that fear My name shall the sun of righteousness arise with healing in its wings; and ye shall go forth, and gambol as calves of the stall.

But for you who revere my name shall the Sun of righteousness arise with healing upon his lips; and you shall go forth and leap for joy like the calves of the herd.

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And ye shall tread down the wicked; for they shall be ashes under the soles of your feet in the day that I do make, saith YHWH of hosts.

And ye shall trample the wicked; for they shall be ashes underneath your feet in the day which I appoint, saith the Lord Almighty.

And you will trample the impious, while they will be ashes under the sole of your foot, on the day that I act, says the Lord of hosts.

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Remember ye the law of Moses My servant, which I commanded unto him in Horeb for all Israel, even statutes and ordinances.

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Behold, I will send you Elijah the prophet before the coming of the great and terrible day of YHWH.

And, behold, I will send to you Elias the Thesbite, before the great and glorious day of the Lord comes;

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And he shall turn the heart of the fathers to the children, and the heart of the children to their fathers; lest I come and smite the land with utter destruction.

who shall turn again the heart of the father to the son, and the heart of a man to his neighbour, lest I come and smite the earth grievously.

And he will turn the heart of the fathers to the sons, and the heart of the sons to their fathers, lest I come and strike the earth with anathema.