Malachi 3:7
Text Analysis
3117 [e]לְמִימֵ֨י
Yet from the daysPrep-l, Prep-m | N-mpc
1 [e]אֲבֹתֵיכֶ֜ם
of your fathersN-mpc | 2mp
5493 [e]סַרְתֶּ֤ם
You have gone awayV-Qal-Perf-2mp
2706 [e]מֵֽחֻקַּי֙
from My ordinancesPrep-m | N-mpc | 1cs
3808 [e]וְלֹ֣א
and notConj-w | Adv-NegPrt
8104 [e]שְׁמַרְתֶּ֔ם
have kept [them]V-Qal-Perf-2mp
7725 [e]שׁ֤וּבוּ
413 [e]אֵלַי֙
to MePrep | 1cs
7725 [e]וְאָשׁ֣וּבָה
and I will returnConj-w | V-Qal-ConjImperf.Cohort-1cs
413 [e]אֲלֵיכֶ֔ם
to youPrep | 2mp
559 [e]אָמַ֖ר
3068 [e]יְהוָ֣ה
6635 [e]צְבָא֑וֹת
of hostsN-cp
559 [e]וַאֲמַרְתֶּ֖ם
But you saidConj-w | V-Qal-ConjPerf-2mp
4100 [e]בַּמֶּ֥ה
in what [way]Prep-b | Interrog
7725 [e]נָשֽׁוּב׃
shall we returnV-Qal-Imperf-1cp

Hebrew Texts
מלאכי 3:7 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
לְמִימֵ֨י אֲבֹתֵיכֶ֜ם סַרְתֶּ֤ם מֵֽחֻקַּי֙ וְלֹ֣א שְׁמַרְתֶּ֔ם שׁ֤וּבוּ אֵלַי֙ וְאָשׁ֣וּבָה אֲלֵיכֶ֔ם אָמַ֖ר יְהוָ֣ה צְבָאֹ֑ות וַאֲמַרְתֶּ֖ם בַּמֶּ֥ה נָשֽׁוּב׃

מלאכי 3:7 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
למימי אבתיכם סרתם מחקי ולא שמרתם שובו אלי ואשובה אליכם אמר יהוה צבאות ואמרתם במה נשוב׃

מלאכי 3:7 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
למימי אבתיכם סרתם מחקי ולא שמרתם שובו אלי ואשובה אליכם אמר יהוה צבאות ואמרתם במה נשוב׃

מלאכי 3:7 Hebrew Bible
למימי אבתיכם סרתם מחקי ולא שמרתם שובו אלי ואשובה אליכם אמר יהוה צבאות ואמרתם במה נשוב׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"From the days of your fathers you have turned aside from My statutes and have not kept them. Return to Me, and I will return to you," says the LORD of hosts. "But you say, 'How shall we return?'

King James Bible
Even from the days of your fathers ye are gone away from mine ordinances, and have not kept them. Return unto me, and I will return unto you, saith the LORD of hosts. But ye said, Wherein shall we return?

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Since the days of your fathers, you have turned from My statutes; you have not kept them. Return to Me, and I will return to you," says the LORD of Hosts. But you ask: "How can we return?""
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