[DailyReading] Covetousness leads to oppression
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Sun Feb 5 00:00:02 MST 2017
Lesson: Beware of Covetousness
Reading: Covetousness leads to oppression 2017-02-05
Reference: Mic. 2:1-5
Micah 2:1: Woe to them that devise iniquity, and work evil upon their beds! when the morning is light, they practise it, because it is in the power of their hand.
Micah 2:2: And they covet fields, and take them by violence; and houses, and take them away: so they oppress a man and his house, even a man and his heritage.
Micah 2:3: Therefore thus saith the Lord; Behold, against this family do I devise an evil, from which ye shall not remove your necks; neither shall ye go haughtily: for this time is evil.
Micah 2:4: In that day shall one take up a parable against you, and lament with a doleful lamentation, and say, We be utterly spoiled: he hath changed the portion of my people: how hath he removed it from me! turning away he hath divided our fields.
Micah 2:5: Therefore thou shalt have none that shall cast a cord by lot in the congregation of the Lord.
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