- "Now the angel of the Lord went up from Gilgal to Bochim. And he said, ""I brought you up from Egypt, and brought you into the land which I swore to give to your fathers. I said, 'I will never break my covenant with you, "
- and you shall make no covenant with the inhabitants of this land; you shall break down their altars.' But you have not obeyed my command. What is this you have done?
- "So now I say, I will not drive them out before you; but they shall become adversaries a to you, and their gods shall be a snare to you."" "