Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one. Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength.
The Lord is in the right, and I and my people are in the wrong.
The Lord is my strength and my defense; he has become my salvation. He is my God, and I will praise him, my father’s God, and I will exalt him. The Lord is a warrior; the Lord is his name.
Moses built an altar and called it The Lord is my Banner … Now I know that the Lord is greater than all other gods …
The Lord is slow to anger, abounding in love and forgiving sin and rebellion. Yet he does not leave the guilty unpunished; he punishes the children for the sin of the parents to the third and fourth generation.
You were shown these things so that you might know that the Lord is God; besides him there is no other.
You have declared this day that the Lord is your God and that you will walk in obedience to him, that you will keep his decrees, commands and laws—that you will listen to him.
For the Lord is your life.
And the Reubenites and the Gadites gave the altar this name: A Witness Between Us—that the Lord is God.
So Gideon built an altar to the Lord there and called it The Lord Is Peace.
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