2 Kings 17:38
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New American Standard Bible
"The covenant that I have made with you, you shall not forget, nor shall you fear other gods.

King James Bible
And the covenant that I have made with you ye shall not forget; neither shall ye fear other gods.

Darby Bible Translation
And ye shall not forget the covenant that I have made with you, neither shall ye fear other gods;

World English Bible
You shall not forget the covenant that I have made with you; neither shall you fear other gods.

Young's Literal Translation
and the covenant that I have made with you ye do not forget, and ye do not fear other gods;

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September the Eleventh a Fatal Divorce
"They feared the Lord, and served their own gods." --2 KINGS xvii. 24-34. And that is an old-world record, but it is quite a modern experience. The kinsmen of these ancient people are found in our own time. Men still fear one God and serve another. But something is vitally wrong when men can divorce their fear from their obedience. And the beginning of the wrong is in the fear itself. "Fear," as used in this passage, is a counterfeit coin, which does not ring true to the truth. It means only the
John Henry Jowett—My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year

Building in Troublous Times
'Now when the adversaries of Judah and Benjamin heard that the children of the captivity builded the temple unto the Lord God of Israel; 2. Then they came to Zerubbabel, and to the chief of the fathers, and said unto them, Let us build with you: for we seek your God, as ye do; and we do sacrifice unto Him since the days of Esar-haddon king of Assur, which brought us up hither. 3. But Zerubbabel, and Joshua, and the rest of the chief of the fathers of Israel, said unto them, Ye have nothing to do
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

Cross References
Deuteronomy 4:23
"So watch yourselves, that you do not forget the covenant of the LORD your God which He made with you, and make for yourselves a graven image in the form of anything against which the LORD your God has commanded you.

Deuteronomy 6:12
then watch yourself, that you do not forget the LORD who brought you from the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery.

2 Kings 17:39
"But the LORD your God you shall fear; and He will deliver you from the hand of all your enemies."

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