1 'When you have entered the country which Yahweh your God is giving you as heritage, when you have taken possession of it and are living in it,
Deut 5:31 Deut 6:1-10 Deut 7:1 Deut 13:1 Deut 13:9 Deut 17:14 Deut 18:9
2 you must set aside the first-fruits of all the produce of the soil raised by you in your country, given you by Yahweh your God. You must put these in a basket and go to the place where Yahweh your God chooses to give his name a home.
Exod 23:16 Exod 23:19 Deut 16:10 Exod 34:26 1Cor 15:20 1Cor 15:23 1Cor 16:2
3 You will go to the priest then in office and say to him, "Today I declare to Yahweh my God that I have reached the country which Yahweh swore to our ancestors that he would give us."
1Pet 2:5 Deut 19:17 Gen 17:8 Gen 26:3 Heb 6:16-18 Heb 7:26 Heb 10:21
4 'The priest will then take the basket from your hand and lay it before the altar of Yahweh your God.
Heb 13:10-12 Matt 5:23-24 Matt 23:19
5 In the presence of Yahweh your God, you will then pronounce these words: "My father was a wandering Aramaean, who went down to Egypt with a small group of men, and stayed there, until he there became a great, powerful and numerous nation.
Deut 10:22 Gen 43:1-2 Gen 46:27 Acts 7:15 Gen 43:12 Gen 45:7 Gen 45:11
6 The Egyptians ill-treated us, they oppressed us and inflicted harsh slavery on us.
Exod 1:11 Exod 1:14 Deut 4:20 Exod 1:16 Exod 1:22 Exod 5:9 Exod 5:19
7 But we called on Yahweh, God of our ancestors. Yahweh heard our voice and saw our misery, our toil and our oppression;
Exod 2:23-4 Exod 3:9 1Sam 9:16 Eph 3:20-21 Exod 4:31 Exod 6:5 Jer 33:2
8 and Yahweh brought us out of Egypt with mighty hand and outstretched arm, with great terror, and with signs and wonders.
Deut 4:34 Exod 12:37 Exod 12:51 Deut 5:15 Exod 12:41 Exod 13:3 Exod 14:16-31
9 He brought us here and has given us this country, a country flowing with milk and honey.
Exod 3:8 1Sam 7:12 Acts 26:22 Ezek 20:6 Ezek 20:15 Josh 23:14 Ps 105:44
10 Hence, I now bring the first-fruits of the soil that you, Yahweh, have given me." 'You will then lay them before Yahweh your God, and prostrate yourself in the presence of Yahweh your God.
1Chr 29:14 1Cor 10:31 1Pet 4:10-11 Deut 6:10-13 Deut 18:4 Deut 26:2 Deut 26:4
11 You must then rejoice in all the good things that Yahweh your God has bestowed on you and your family-you, the Levite and the foreigner living with you.
Deut 12:7 Deut 16:11 Deut 12:12 Ps 63:3-5 Zech 9:17 1Cor 9:11 1Tim 6:17-18
12 'In the third year, the tithing year, when you have finished taking the tithe of your whole income and have given it to the Levite, the foreigner, the orphan and the widow so that, in your towns, they may eat to their heart's content,
Lev 27:30 Num 18:24 Phil 4:18-19 Deut 12:17-19 Deut 14:22-29 Deut 16:14 Heb 7:5
13 in the presence of Yahweh your God, you must say: "I have cleared my house of what was consecrated. Yes, I have given it to the Levite, the foreigner, the orphan and the widow, in accordance with all the commandments you have imposed on me, neither going beyond your commandments nor neglecting them.
Ps 119:141 Ps 119:153 Ps 119:176 1John 3:17-22 1Thess 2:10 2Cor 1:12 2Cor 11:31
14 When in mourning, I have not eaten any of it; when unclean, I have taken none of it away; I have given none of it for the dead. I have obeyed the voice of Yahweh my God and I have behaved in every way as you have commanded me.
Lev 7:20 Hos 9:4 Lev 21:1 Lev 21:11 Deut 16:11 Ezek 24:17 Mal 2:13
15 Look down from your holy dwelling, from heaven, and bless your people Israel and the country which you have given us, as you swore to our ancestors, a country flowing with milk and honey." '
Isa 63:15 Zech 2:13 1Kgs 8:27 1Kgs 8:43 Acts 7:49 Isa 66:1-2 Jer 31:23
16 'Yahweh your God commands you today to observe these laws and customs; you must keep and observe them with all your heart and with all your soul.
Deut 12:1 John 14:15 1John 5:2-3 Deut 4:1-6 Deut 4:29 Deut 6:1 Deut 6:5
17 'Today you have obtained this declaration from Yahweh: that he will be your God, but only if you follow his ways, keep his statutes, his commandments, his customs, and listen to his voice.
Exod 24:7 1Cor 6:19-20 Isa 12:2 Zech 13:9 1Kgs 2:3-4 2Chr 34:31 2Cor 8:5
18 And today Yahweh has obtained this declaration from you: that you will be his own people -- as he has said -- but only if you keep all his commandments;
Deut 7:6 Deut 14:2 Deut 28:9 Exod 6:7 Titus 2:14 Exod 19:5-6 Ezek 36:25-27
19 then for praise and renown and honour, he will raise you higher than every other nation he has made, and you will be a people consecrated to Yahweh, as he has promised.'
Deut 7:6 Deut 28:1 1Pet 2:9 Deut 4:7-8 Exod 19:6 Isa 62:12 1Pet 2:5